Genesis 47:23
Text Analysis
559 [e]וַיֹּ֤אמֶר
And saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3130 [e]יוֹסֵף֙
413 [e]אֶל־
5971 [e]הָעָ֔ם
the peopleArt | N-ms
2005 [e]הֵן֩
7069 [e]קָנִ֨יתִי
I have boughtV-Qal-Perf-1cs
853 [e]אֶתְכֶ֥ם
youDirObjM | 2mp
3117 [e]הַיּ֛וֹם
this dayArt | N-ms
853 [e]וְאֶת־
andConj-w | DirObjM
127 [e]אַדְמַתְכֶ֖ם
your landN-fsc | 2mp
6547 [e]לְפַרְעֹ֑ה
for PharaohPrep-l | N-proper-ms
1887 [e]הֵֽא־
for you [here is]Prep | 2mp
2233 [e]זֶ֔רַע
2232 [e]וּזְרַעְתֶּ֖ם
and you shall sowConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-2mp
853 [e]אֶת־
127 [e]הָאֲדָמָֽה׃
the landArt | N-fs

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 47:23 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיֹּ֤אמֶר יֹוסֵף֙ אֶל־הָעָ֔ם הֵן֩ קָנִ֨יתִי אֶתְכֶ֥ם הַיֹּ֛ום וְאֶת־אַדְמַתְכֶ֖ם לְפַרְעֹ֑ה הֵֽא־לָכֶ֣ם זֶ֔רַע וּזְרַעְתֶּ֖ם אֶת־הָאֲדָמָֽה׃

בראשית 47:23 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויאמר יוסף אל־העם הן קניתי אתכם היום ואת־אדמתכם לפרעה הא־לכם זרע וזרעתם את־האדמה׃

בראשית 47:23 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויאמר יוסף אל־העם הן קניתי אתכם היום ואת־אדמתכם לפרעה הא־לכם זרע וזרעתם את־האדמה׃

בראשית 47:23 Hebrew Bible
ויאמר יוסף אל העם הן קניתי אתכם היום ואת אדמתכם לפרעה הא לכם זרע וזרעתם את האדמה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then Joseph said to the people, "Behold, I have today bought you and your land for Pharaoh; now, here is seed for you, and you may sow the land.

King James Bible
Then Joseph said unto the people, Behold, I have bought you this day and your land for Pharaoh: lo, here is seed for you, and ye shall sow the land.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then Joseph said to the people, "Understand today that I have acquired you and your land for Pharaoh. Here is seed for you. Sow it in the land.
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