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Genesis 41:33

    Genesis 41:33 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now therefore let Pharaoh look out a man discreet and wise, and set him over the land of Egypt.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now therefore let Pharaoh look out a man discreet and wise, and set him over the land of Egypt.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now therefore let Pharaoh look out a man discreet and wise, and set him over the land of Egypt.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And now let Pharaoh make search for a man of wisdom and good sense, and put him in authority over the land of Egypt.

    Webster's Revision

    Now therefore let Pharaoh look out a man discreet and wise, and set him over the land of Egypt.

    World English Bible

    "Now therefore let Pharaoh look for a discreet and wise man, and set him over the land of Egypt.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now therefore let Pharaoh look out a man discreet and wise, and set him over the land of Egypt.

    Definitions for Genesis 41:33

    Let - To hinder or obstruct.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 41:33

    A man discreet and wise - As it is impossible that Joseph could have foreseen his own elevation, consequently he gave this advice without any reference to himself. The counsel therefore was either immediately inspired by God, or was dictated by policy, prudence, and sound sense.