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{Genesis 37:36} And the Midianites 4092 sold 4376 z8804 him into x413 Egypt 4714 unto Potiphar, 6318 an officer 5631 of Pharaoh's, 6547 [and] captain 8269 of the guard. 2876
the Midianites:
"Then there passed by Midianites merchantmen; and they drew and lifted up Joseph out of the pit, and sold Joseph to the Ishmeelites for twenty [pieces] of silver: and they brought Joseph into Egypt." {Gen 37:28} + "Then again Abraham took a wife, and her name [was] Keturah. ... And she bare him Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah." {Gen 25:1-2} + "And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him of the hands of the Ishmeelites, which had brought him down thither." {Gen 39:1}
officer:
Heb. eunuch, But the word signifies not only eunuchs, but also chamberlains, courtiers, and officers. "On the seventh day, when the heart of the king was merry with wine, he commanded Mehuman, Biztha, Harbona, Bigtha, and Abagtha, Zethar, and Carcas, the seven chamberlains that served in the presence of Ahasuerus the king," {Est 1:10} + "Neither let the son of the stranger, that hath joined himself to the LORD, speak, saying, The LORD hath utterly separated me from his people: neither let the eunuch say, Behold, I [am] a dry tree." {Isa 56:3}
captain:
Or, chief marshal, Heb. chief of the slaughtermen, or executioners, "And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egyptian, bought him of the hands of the Ishmeelites, which had brought him down thither. ... The keeper of the prison looked not to any thing [that was] under his hand; because the LORD was with him, and [that] which he did, the LORD made [it] to prosper." {Gen 39:1-23} + "And the captain of the guard charged Joseph with them, and he served them: and they continued a season in ward." {Gen 40:4} + "And in the fifth month, on the seventh [day] of the month, which [is] the nineteenth year of king Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, came Nebuzaradan, captain of the guard, a servant of the king of Babylon, unto Jerusalem:" {2Kg 25:8} *marg.

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