Genesis 37:25 Commentary - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphicssat down. Showing their indifference. Compare Gen 42:21 and Mat 27:36.
company = caravan. There was a wellorganized trade in sixteenth dynasty.
Ishmeelites. Son 39:1. In Gen 37:28 and Gen 37:36 called Midianites. Ishmael was the son of Abraham by Hagar (Gen 16:11, Gen 16:12); Midian the son of Abraham by Keturah (Gen 25:2). See Jdg 8:24, Jdg 8:25, where they were mixed together, and were distinguished only by their noserings. (Compare Gen 24:47; Gen 35:4. Exo 32:2, &c.)
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