KJV LexiconBut the LORD
(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God -- Jehovah, the Lord.
was with Joseph
let him add (or perhaps simply active participle adding); Joseph, the name of seven Israelites -- Joseph.
to stretch or spread out; by implication, to bend away (including moral deflection); used in a great variety of application (out), stretch (forth, out), take (aside), turn (aside, away), wrest, cause to yield.
kindness; by implication (towards God) piety: rarely (by opposition) reproof, or (subject.) beauty
to give, used with greatest latitude of application (put, make, etc.)
graciousness, i.e. subjective (kindness, favor) or objective (beauty) -- favour, grace(-ious), pleasant, precious, (well-)favoured.
in the sight
an eye; by analogy, a fountain (as the eye of the landscape)
of the keeper
a head person (of any rank or class) -- captain (that had rule), chief (captain), general, governor, keeper, lord, (-task-)master, prince(-ipal), ruler, steward.
of the prison
a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.)
a dungeon (as surrounded by walls) -- prison.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
But the LORD was with Joseph and extended kindness to him, and gave him favor in the sight of the chief jailer.
King James Bible
But the LORD was with Joseph, and shewed him mercy, and gave him favour in the sight of the keeper of the prison.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
But the LORD was with Joseph and extended kindness to him. He granted him favor in the eyes of the prison warden.
International Standard Version
But the LORD was with Joseph. He extended gracious love to him, causing the prison warden to be pleased with Joseph.
But the LORD was with Joseph and showed him kindness. He granted him favor in the sight of the prison warden.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
the LORD was with him. The LORD reached out to him with his unchanging love and gave him protection. The LORD also put Joseph on good terms with the warden.
King James 2000 Bible
But the LORD was with Joseph, and showed him mercy, and gave him favor in the sight of the keeper of the prison.
Genesis 39:21 NIV
Genesis 39:21 NLT
Genesis 39:21 ESV
Genesis 39:21 NASB
Genesis 39:21 KJV