Genesis 43 :9

Genesis 43 :9 Translations

American King James Version (AKJV)

I will be surety for him; of my hand shall you require him: if I bring him not to you, and set him before you, then let me bear the blame for ever:

King James Version (KJV)

I will be surety for him; of my hand shall you require him: if I bring him not to you, and set him before you, then let me bear the blame for ever:

American Standard Version (ASV)

I will be surety for him; of my hand shalt thou require him: if I bring him not unto thee, and set him before thee, then let me bear the blame for ever:

Basic English Translation (BBE)

Put him into my care and make me responsible for him: if I do not give him safely back to you, let mine be the sin for ever.

Webster's Revision

I will be surety for him; of my hand shalt thou require him: if I bring him not to thee, and set him before thee, then let me bear the blame for ever:

World English Bible

I'll be collateral for him. From my hand will you require him. If I don't bring him to you, and set him before you, then let me bear the blame forever,

English Revised Version (ERV)

I will be surety for him; of my hand shalt thou require him: if I bring him not unto thee, and set him before thee, then let me bear the blame for ever:

Definitions for Genesis 43 :9

Let - To hinder or obstruct.

Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 43 :9

Let me bear the blame for ever - וחטאתי לך כל הימים - re vechatathi lecha col haiyamim, then shall I sin against thee all my days, and consequently be liable to punishment for violating my faith.

Barnes' Commentary on Genesis 43 :9

Wesley's Commentary on Genesis 43 :9

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