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Genesis 37:29

    Genesis 37:29 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Reuben returned unto the pit; and, behold, Joseph was not in the pit; and he rent his clothes.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Reuben returned to the pit; and, behold, Joseph was not in the pit; and he rent his clothes.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Reuben returned unto the pit; and, behold, Joseph was not in the pit; and he rent his clothes.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now when Reuben came back to the hole, Joseph was not there; and giving signs of grief,

    Webster's Revision

    And Reuben returned unto the pit; and, behold, Joseph was not in the pit; and he rent his clothes.

    World English Bible

    Reuben returned to the pit; and saw that Joseph wasn't in the pit; and he tore his clothes.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Reuben returned unto the pit; and, behold, Joseph was not in the pit; and he rent his clothes.

    Definitions for Genesis 37:29

    Rent - Divided; broke or tore apart.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 37:29

    Ruben returned unto the pit - It appears he was absent when the caravan passed by, to whom the other brethren had sold Joseph.