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Genesis 43:12

    Genesis 43:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And take double money in your hand; and the money that was brought again in the mouth of your sacks, carry it again in your hand; peradventure it was an oversight:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And take double money in your hand; and the money that was brought again in the mouth of your sacks, carry it again in your hand; peradventure it was an oversight:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and take double money in your hand; and the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks carry again in your hand; peradventure it was an oversight:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And take twice as much money with you; that is to say, take back the money which was put in your bags, for it may have been an error;

    Webster's Revision

    and take double money in your hand; and the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks carry again in your hand; peradventure it was an oversight:

    World English Bible

    and take double money in your hand, and take back the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks. Perhaps it was an oversight.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and take double money in your hand; and the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks carry again in your hand; peradventure it was an oversight:

    Definitions for Genesis 43:12

    Peradventure - Perhaps.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 43:12

    Double money - What was returned in their sacks, and what was farther necessary to buy another load.

    Wesley's Notes on Genesis 43:12

    43:12 Take double money - As much again as they took the time before, upon supposition that the price of corn might be risen, or that, if it should be insisted upon, they might pay a ransom for Simeon. And he sent a present of such things as the land afforded, and were scarce in Egypt, the commodities that Canaan exported.