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Verses of Genesis 39

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Genesis 39:6 Commentary - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

he = Potiphar. Figure of speech Ellipsis.

left. Hebrew. 'azab, a Homonym. Its other meaning is "to help". See note on Exo 23:5.

knew. Figure of speech Metonymy (of Cause). App-6. Knowing put for caring for.

bread. Figure of speech Synecdoche (of Species). Bread put for all kinds of food.

eat. He knew and cared for that, as the Egyptians might not eat with Hebrews (Gen 43:32).

goodly, &c. Exactly what is said of his mother, Gen 29:17.

Verses of Genesis 39

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Consult other comments:

Genesis 39:6 - Joseph Benson’s Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

Genesis 39:6 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

Genesis 39:6 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

Genesis 39:6 - Adam Clarke's Commentary and Critical Notes on the Bible

Genesis 39:6 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

Genesis 39:6 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

Genesis 39:6 - Geneva Bible Notes

Genesis 39:6 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

Genesis 39:6 - Hawker's Poor Man's Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 39:6 - Keil & Delitzsch Commentary on the Old Testament

Genesis 39:6 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

Genesis 39:6 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 39:6 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Genesis 39:6 - You Can Understand the Bible: Study Guide Commentary Series by Bob Utley

Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics