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Genesis 39:20

    Genesis 39:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Joseph's master took him, and put him into the prison, a place where the king's prisoners were bound: and he was there in the prison.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Joseph's master took him, and put him into the prison, a place where the king's prisoners were bound: and he was there in the prison.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Joseph's master took him, and put him into the prison, the place where the king's prisoners were bound: and he was there in the prison.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Joseph's master took him and put him in prison, in the place where the king's prisoners were kept in chains, and he was there in the prison-house.

    Webster's Revision

    And Joseph's master took him, and put him into the prison, the place where the king's prisoners were bound: and he was there in the prison.

    World English Bible

    Joseph's master took him, and put him into the prison, the place where the king's prisoners were bound, and he was there in custody.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Joseph's master took him, and put him into the prison, the place where the king's prisoners were bound: and he was there in the prison.

    Definitions for Genesis 39:20

    Bound - Landmark.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 39:20

    Put him into the prison - בית סהר beith sohar, literally the round house; in such a form the prison was probably built.