Genesis 44:7

They said to him, "Why does my lord speak such words as these? Far be it from your servants that they should do such a thing!

Alternate Versions of Genesis 44-7

A Conservative Version: Genesis 44:7
And they said to him, Why does my lord speak such words as these? Far be it from thy servants that they should do such a thing.

American Standard Version: Genesis 44:7
And they said unto him, Wherefore speaketh my lord such words as these? Far be it from thy servants that they should do such a thing.

Bible in Basic English: Genesis 44:7
And they said to him, Why does my lord say such words as these? far be it from your servants to do such a thing:

Darby English Bible: Genesis 44:7
And they said to him, Why does my lord speak such words as these? Far be it from thy servants to do such a thing!

King James Version: Genesis 44:7
And they said unto him, Wherefore saith my lord these words? God forbid that thy servants should do according to this thing:

King James Version (UK): Genesis 44:7
And they said unto him, Wherefore says my lord these words? God forbid that your servants should do according to this thing:

Webster's: Genesis 44:7
And they said to him, Why saith my lord these words? Far be it from us that thy servants should do according to this thing:

Youngs Literal Translation: Genesis 44:7
and they say unto him, `Why doth my lord speak according to these words? far be it from thy servants to do according to this word;

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