New International Version
These are the names of the sons of Israel who went to Egypt with Jacob, each with his family:
King James Bible
Now these are the names of the children of Israel, which came into Egypt; every man and his household came with Jacob.
Darby Bible Translation
And these are the names of the sons of Israel who had come into Egypt; with Jacob had they come, each with his household:
World English Bible
Now these are the names of the sons of Israel, who came into Egypt (every man and his household came with Jacob):
Young's Literal Translation
And these are the names of the sons of Israel who are coming into Egypt with Jacob; a man and his household have they come;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
These are the names - Though this book is a continuation or the book of Genesis, with which probably it was in former times conjoined, Moses thought it necessary to introduce it with an account of the names and number of the family of Jacob when they came to Egypt, to show that though they were then very few, yet in a short time, under the especial blessing of God, they had multiplied exceedingly; and thus the promise to Abraham had been literally fulfilled. See the notes on Genesis 46 (note).
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The children of Israel, after Joseph's death, increase.
8 The more they are oppressed by a new king, the more they multiply.
LibraryFour Shaping Centuries
'Now these are the names of the children of Israel, which came into Egypt: every man and his household came with Jacob. 2. Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah, 3. Issachar, Zebulun, and Benjamin, 4. Dan and Naphtali, Gad and Asher. 5. And all the souls that came out of the loins of Jacob were seventy souls: for Joseph was in Egypt already. 6. And Joseph died, and all his brethren, and all that generation. 7, And the children of Israel were fruitful, and increased abundantly, and multiplied, and waxed …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
But, as for that which is Written, that God did Good to the Hebrew...
The sons of Leah: Reuben the firstborn of Jacob, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar and Zebulun.
These are the names of the sons of Israel (Jacob and his descendants) who went to Egypt: Reuben the firstborn of Jacob.
Reuben, Simeon, Levi and Judah;
"These are the tribes, listed by name: At the northern frontier, Dan will have one portion; it will follow the Hethlon road to Lebo Hamath; Hazar Enan and the northern border of Damascus next to Hamath will be part of its border from the east side to the west side.
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