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Genesis 42:3 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy grain from Egypt.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy corn in Egypt.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Then ten brothers of Joseph went down to buy grain from Egypt.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy corn in Egypt.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy [grain] out of Egypt.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— So Joseph's ten brethren went down,—to buy corn from the Egyptians;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and the ten brethren of Joseph go down to buy corn in Egypt,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— So the ten brethren of Joseph went down, to buy corn in Egypt:
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And Iosephs ten brethren went downe to buy corne in Egypt.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And the ten brethren of Joseph went down to buy corn out of Mizraim{gr.Egypt}.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— And Yosef's ten brethren went down to buy corn in Mitzrayim.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And Ysf's יוֹסֵף 3130
{3130} Prime
Future of H3254; let him add (or perhaps simply active participle adding); Joseph, the name of seven Israelites.
ten 6235
{6235} Prime
From H6237; ten (as an accumulation to the extent of the digits).
brethren 251
{0251} Prime
A primitive word; a brother (used in the widest sense of literal relationship and metaphorical affinity or resemblance (like H0001)).
went down 3381
{3381} Prime
A primitive root; to descend (literally to go downwards; or conventionally to a lower region, as the shore, a boundary, the enemy, etc.; or figuratively to fall); causatively to bring down (in all the above applications).
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
to buy 7666
{7666} Prime
Denominative from H7668; to deal in grain.
<8800> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Infinitive (See H8812)
Count - 4888
corn 1250
{1250} Prime
From H1305 (in the sense of winnowing); grain of any kind (even while standing in the field); by extension the open country.
in Mixrayim מִצרַיִם. 4714
{4714} Prime
Dual of H4693; Mitsrajim, that is, Upper and Lower Egypt.
(4480) Complement
For H4482; properly a part of; hence (prepositionally), from or out of in many senses.
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Genesis 42:5 And the sons of Israel came to buy [corn] among those that came: for the famine was in the land of Canaan.
Genesis 42:13 And they said, Thy servants [are] twelve brethren, the sons of one man in the land of Canaan; and, behold, the youngest [is] this day with our father, and one [is] not.
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