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Genesis 37:23

    Genesis 37:23 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And it came to pass, when Joseph was come unto his brethren, that they stript Joseph out of his coat, his coat of many colours that was on him;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And it came to pass, when Joseph was come to his brothers, that they stripped Joseph out of his coat, his coat of many colors that was on him;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And it came to pass, when Joseph was come unto his brethren, that they stripped Joseph of his coat, the coat of many colors that was on him;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So when Joseph came to his brothers, they took off his long coat which he had on;

    Webster's Revision

    And it came to pass, when Joseph was come unto his brethren, that they stripped Joseph of his coat, the coat of many colors that was on him;

    World English Bible

    It happened, when Joseph came to his brothers, that they stripped Joseph of his coat, the coat of many colors that was on him;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And it came to pass, when Joseph was come unto his brethren, that they stript Joseph of his coat, the coat of many colours that was on him;

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 37:23

    They stripped Joseph out of his coat - This probably was done that, if ever found, he might not be discerned to be a person of distinction, and consequently, no inquiry made concerning him.