Genesis 49:15

He saw a resting-place, that it was good, The land, that it was pleasant; He bows his shoulder to the burden, And becomes a servant doing forced labor.

Alternate Versions of Genesis 49-15

A Conservative Version: Genesis 49:15
And he saw a resting place that it was good, and the land that it was pleasant. And he bowed his shoulder to bear, and became a servant under task work.

American Standard Version: Genesis 49:15
And he saw a resting-place that it was good, And the land that it was pleasant; And he bowed his shoulder to bear, And became a servant under taskwork.

Bible in Basic English: Genesis 49:15
And he saw that rest was good and the land was pleasing; so he let them put weights on his back and became a servant.

Darby English Bible: Genesis 49:15
And he saw the rest that it was good, And the land that it was pleasant; And he bowed his shoulder to bear, And was a tributary servant.

King James Version: Genesis 49:15
And he saw that rest was good, and the land that it was pleasant; and bowed his shoulder to bear, and became a servant unto tribute.

King James Version (UK): Genesis 49:15
And he saw that rest was good, and the land that it was pleasant; and bowed his shoulder to bear, and became a servant unto tribute.

Webster's: Genesis 49:15
And he saw that rest was good, and the land that it was pleasant; and bowed his shoulder to bear, and became a servant to tribute.

Youngs Literal Translation: Genesis 49:15
And he seeth rest that `it is' good, And the land that `it is' pleasant, And he inclineth his shoulder to bear, And is to tribute a servant.

Verses Related to Genesis 49-15

Joshua 14:15
Now the name of Hebron before was Kiriath Arba; [which Arba was] the greatest man among the Anakim. The land had rest from war.

Judges 3:11
The land had rest forty years. Othniel the son of Kenaz died.

2 Samuel 7:1
It happened, when the king lived in his house, and Yahweh had given him rest from all his enemies round about,

Psalms 81:6
"I removed his shoulder from the burden. His hands were freed from the basket.

Ezekiel 29:18
Son of man, Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon caused his army to serve a great service against Tyre: every head was made bald, and every shoulder was worn; yet had he no wages, nor his army, from Tyre, for the service that he had served against it.

Matthew 23:4
For they bind heavy burdens that are grievous to be borne, and lay them on men's shoulders; but they themselves will not lift a finger to help them.