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Gen 9:25

(NIV)
he said,

‘Cursed be Canaan!
The lowest of slaves
will he be to his brothers.’
(ESV)
he said,

Cursed be Canaan;
a servant of servants shall he be to his brothers.”

Gen 9:26

(NIV)
He also said,

‘Praise be to the  Lord, the God of Shem!
May Canaan be the slave of Shem.
(ESV)
He also said,

Blessed be the  Lord, the God of Shem;
and let Canaan be his servant.

Gen 9:27

(NIV)
May God extend Japheth’s territory;
may Japheth live in the tents of Shem,
and may Canaan be the slave of Japheth.’
(ESV)
May God enlarge Japheth
and let him dwell in the tents of Shem,
and let Canaan be his servant.”

Gen 12:16

(NIV)
He treated Abram well for her sake, and Abram acquired sheep and cattle, male and female donkeys, male and female servants, and camels.

(ESV)
And for her sake he dealt well with Abram; and he had sheep, oxen, male donkeys, male servants, female servants, female donkeys, and camels.

Gen 14:15

(NIV)
During the night Abram divided his men to attack them and he routed them, pursuing them as far as Hobah, north of Damascus.
(ESV)
And he divided his forces against them by night, he and his servants, and defeated them and pursued them to Hobah, north of Damascus.

Gen 18:3

(NIV)
He said, ‘If I have found favour in your eyes, my lord, do not pass your servant by.
(ESV)
and said, “O Lord, if I have found favor in your sight, do not pass by your servant.

Gen 18:5

(NIV)
Let me get you something to eat, so you can be refreshed and then go on your way – now that you have come to your servant.’

‘Very well,’ they answered, ‘do as you say.’

(ESV)
while I bring a morsel of bread, that you may refresh yourselves, and after that you may pass on— since you have come to your servant.” So they said, “Do as you have said.”

Gen 19:2

(NIV)
‘My lords,’ he said, ‘please turn aside to your servant’s house. You can wash your feet and spend the night and then go on your way early in the morning.’

‘No,’ they answered, ‘we will spend the night in the square.’

(ESV)
and said, “My lords, please turn aside to your servant’s house and spend the night and wash your feet. Then you may rise up early and go on your way.” They said, “No; we will spend the night in the town square.”

Gen 19:19

(NIV)
Your servant has found favour in your eyes, and you have shown great kindness to me in sparing my life. But I can’t flee to the mountains; this disaster will overtake me, and I’ll die.
(ESV)
Behold, your servant has found favor in your sight, and you have shown me great kindness in saving my life. But I cannot escape to the hills, lest the disaster overtake me and I die.

Gen 20:8

(NIV)
Early the next morning Abimelek summoned all his officials, and when he told them all that had happened, they were very much afraid.
(ESV)
So Abimelech rose early in the morning and called all his servants and told them all these things. And the men were very much afraid.

Gen 20:14

(NIV)
Then Abimelek brought sheep and cattle and male and female slaves and gave them to Abraham, and he returned Sarah his wife to him.
(ESV)
Then Abimelech took sheep and oxen, and male servants and female servants, and gave them to Abraham, and returned Sarah his wife to him.

Gen 21:25

(NIV)
Then Abraham complained to Abimelek about a well of water that Abimelek’s servants had seized.
(ESV)
When Abraham reproved Abimelech about a well of water that Abimelech’s servants had seized,

Gen 24:2

(NIV)
He said to the senior servant in his household, the one in charge of all that he had, ‘Put your hand under my thigh.
(ESV)
And Abraham said to his servant, the oldest of his household, who had charge of all that he had, “Put your hand under my thigh,

Gen 24:5

(NIV)
The servant asked him, ‘What if the woman is unwilling to come back with me to this land? Shall I then take your son back to the country you came from?’

(ESV)
The servant said to him, “Perhaps the woman may not be willing to follow me to this land. Must I then take your son back to the land from which you came?”

Gen 24:9

(NIV)
So the servant put his hand under the thigh of his master Abraham and swore an oath to him concerning this matter.

(ESV)
So the servant put his hand under the thigh of Abraham his master and swore to him concerning this matter.

Gen 24:10

(NIV)
Then the servant left, taking with him ten of his master’s camels loaded with all kinds of good things from his master. He set out for Aram Naharaim and made his way to the town of Nahor.
(ESV)
Then the servant took ten of his master’s camels and departed, taking all sorts of choice gifts from his master; and he arose and went to Mesopotamia to the city of Nahor.

Gen 24:14

(NIV)
May it be that when I say to a young woman, “Please let down your jar that I may have a drink,” and she says, “Drink, and I’ll water your camels too” – let her be the one you have chosen for your servant Isaac. By this I will know that you have shown kindness to my master.’

(ESV)
Let the young woman to whom I shall say, ‘Please let down your jar that I may drink,’ and who shall say, ‘Drink, and I will water your camels’—let her be the one whom you have appointed for your servant Isaac. By this I shall know that you have shown steadfast love to my master.”

Gen 24:17

(NIV)
The servant hurried to meet her and said, ‘Please give me a little water from your jar.’

(ESV)
Then the servant ran to meet her and said, “Please give me a little water to drink from your jar.”

Gen 24:34

(NIV)
So he said, ‘I am Abraham’s servant.
(ESV)
So he said, “I am Abraham’s servant.

Gen 24:35

(NIV)
The  Lord has blessed my master abundantly, and he has become wealthy. He has given him sheep and cattle, silver and gold, male and female servants, and camels and donkeys.
(ESV)
The  Lord has greatly blessed my master, and he has become great. He has given him flocks and herds, silver and gold, male servants and female servants, camels and donkeys.

Gen 24:52

(NIV)
When Abraham’s servant heard what they said, he bowed down to the ground before the  Lord.
(ESV)
When Abraham’s servant heard their words, he bowed himself to the earth before the  Lord.

Gen 24:53

(NIV)
Then the servant brought out gold and silver jewellery and articles of clothing and gave them to Rebekah; he also gave costly gifts to her brother and to her mother.
(ESV)
And the servant brought out jewelry of silver and of gold, and garments, and gave them to Rebekah. He also gave to her brother and to her mother costly ornaments.

Gen 24:59

(NIV)
So they sent their sister Rebekah on her way, along with her nurse and Abraham’s servant and his men.
(ESV)
So they sent away Rebekah their sister and her nurse, and Abraham’s servant and his men.

Gen 24:61

(NIV)
Then Rebekah and her attendants got ready and mounted the camels and went back with the man. So the servant took Rebekah and left.

(ESV)
Then Rebekah and her young women arose and rode on the camels and followed the man. Thus the servant took Rebekah and went his way.

Gen 24:65

(NIV)
and asked the servant, ‘Who is that man in the field coming to meet us?’

‘He is my master,’ the servant answered. So she took her veil and covered herself.

(ESV)
and said to the servant, “Who is that man, walking in the field to meet us?” The servant said, “It is my master.” So she took her veil and covered herself.

Gen 24:66

(NIV)
Then the servant told Isaac all he had done.
(ESV)
And the servant told Isaac all the things that he had done.

Gen 26:15

(NIV)
So all the wells that his father’s servants had dug in the time of his father Abraham, the Philistines stopped up, filling them with earth.

(ESV)
(Now the Philistines had stopped and filled with earth all the wells that his father’s servants had dug in the days of Abraham his father.)

Gen 26:19

(NIV)
Isaac’s servants dug in the valley and discovered a well of fresh water there.
(ESV)
But when Isaac’s servants dug in the valley and found there a well of spring water,

Gen 26:24

(NIV)
That night the  Lord appeared to him and said, ‘I am the God of your father Abraham. Do not be afraid, for I am with you; I will bless you and will increase the number of your descendants for the sake of my servant Abraham.’

(ESV)
And the  Lord appeared to him the same night and said, “I am the God of Abraham your father. Fear not, for I am with you and will bless you and multiply your offspring for my servant Abraham’s sake.”

Gen 26:25

(NIV)
Isaac built an altar there and called on the name of the  Lord. There he pitched his tent, and there his servants dug a well.

(ESV)
So he built an altar there and called upon the name of the  Lord and pitched his tent there. And there Isaac’s servants dug a well.

Gen 26:32

(NIV)
That day Isaac’s servants came and told him about the well they had dug. They said, ‘We’ve found water!’
(ESV)
That same day Isaac’s servants came and told him about the well that they had dug and said to him, “We have found water.”

Gen 27:37

(NIV)
Isaac answered Esau, ‘I have made him lord over you and have made all his relatives his servants, and I have sustained him with grain and new wine. So what can I possibly do for you, my son?’

(ESV)
Isaac answered and said to Esau, “Behold I have made him lord over you, and all his brothers I have given to him for servants, and with grain and wine I have sustained him. What then can I do for you, my son?”

Gen 30:43

(NIV)
In this way the man grew exceedingly prosperous and came to own large flocks, and female and male servants, and camels and donkeys.

(ESV)
Thus the man increased greatly and had large flocks, female servants and male servants, and camels and donkeys.

Gen 32:4

(NIV)
He instructed them: ‘This is what you are to say to my lord Esau: “Your servant Jacob says, I have been staying with Laban and have remained there till now.
(ESV)
instructing them, “Thus you shall say to my lord Esau: Thus says your servant Jacob, ‘I have sojourned with Laban and stayed until now.

Gen 32:5

(NIV)
I have cattle and donkeys, sheep and goats, male and female servants. Now I am sending this message to my lord, that I may find favour in your eyes.”’

(ESV)
I have oxen, donkeys, flocks, male servants, and female servants. I have sent to tell my lord, in order that I may find favor in your sight.’”

Gen 32:10

(NIV)
I am unworthy of all the kindness and faithfulness you have shown your servant. I had only my staff when I crossed this Jordan, but now I have become two camps.
(ESV)
I am not worthy of the least of all the deeds of steadfast love and all the faithfulness that you have shown to your servant, for with only my staff I crossed this Jordan, and now I have become two camps.

Gen 32:16

(NIV)
He put them in the care of his servants, each herd by itself, and said to his servants, ‘Go ahead of me, and keep some space between the herds.’

(ESV)
These he handed over to his servants, every drove by itself, and said to his servants, “Pass on ahead of me and put a space between drove and drove.”

Gen 32:18

(NIV)
then you are to say, “They belong to your servant Jacob. They are a gift sent to my lord Esau, and he is coming behind us.”’

(ESV)
then you shall say, ‘They belong to your servant Jacob. They are a present sent to my lord Esau. And moreover, he is behind us.’”

Gen 32:20

(NIV)
And be sure to say, “Your servant Jacob is coming behind us.”’ For he thought, ‘I will pacify him with these gifts I am sending on ahead; later, when I see him, perhaps he will receive me.’
(ESV)
and you shall say, ‘Moreover, your servant Jacob is behind us.’” For he thought, “I may appease him with the present that goes ahead of me, and afterward I shall see his face. Perhaps he will accept me.”

Gen 33:5

(NIV)
Then Esau looked up and saw the women and children. ‘Who are these with you?’ he asked.

Jacob answered, ‘They are the children God has graciously given your servant.’

(ESV)
And when Esau lifted up his eyes and saw the women and children, he said, “Who are these with you?” Jacob said, “The children whom God has graciously given your servant.”

Gen 33:14

(NIV)
So let my lord go on ahead of his servant, while I move along slowly at the pace of the flocks and herds before me and the pace of the children, until I come to my lord in Seir.’

(ESV)
Let my lord pass on ahead of his servant, and I will lead on slowly, at the pace of the livestock that are ahead of me and at the pace of the children, until I come to my lord in Seir.”

Gen 39:17

(NIV)
Then she told him this story: ‘That Hebrew slave you brought us came to me to make sport of me.
(ESV)
and she told him the same story, saying, “The Hebrew servant, whom you have brought among us, came in to me to laugh at me.

Gen 39:19

(NIV)
When his master heard the story his wife told him, saying, ‘This is how your slave treated me,’ he burned with anger.
(ESV)
As soon as his master heard the words that his wife spoke to him, “This is the way your servant treated me,” his anger was kindled.

Gen 40:20

(NIV)
Now the third day was Pharaoh’s birthday, and he gave a feast for all his officials. He lifted up the heads of the chief cupbearer and the chief baker in the presence of his officials:
(ESV)
On the third day, which was Pharaoh’s birthday, he made a feast for all his servants and lifted up the head of the chief cupbearer and the head of the chief baker among his servants.

Gen 41:10

(NIV)
Pharaoh was once angry with his servants, and he imprisoned me and the chief baker in the house of the captain of the guard.
(ESV)
When Pharaoh was angry with his servants and put me and the chief baker in custody in the house of the captain of the guard,

Gen 41:12

(NIV)
Now a young Hebrew was there with us, a servant of the captain of the guard. We told him our dreams, and he interpreted them for us, giving each man the interpretation of his dream.
(ESV)
A young Hebrew was there with us, a servant of the captain of the guard. When we told him, he interpreted our dreams to us, giving an interpretation to each man according to his dream.

Gen 41:37

(NIV)
The plan seemed good to Pharaoh and to all his officials.
(ESV)
This proposal pleased Pharaoh and all his servants.

Gen 41:38

(NIV)
So Pharaoh asked them, ‘Can we find anyone like this man, one in whom is the spirit of God?’

(ESV)
And Pharaoh said to his servants, “Can we find a man like this, in whom is the Spirit of God?”

Gen 42:10

(NIV)
‘No, my lord,’ they answered. ‘Your servants have come to buy food.
(ESV)
They said to him, “No, my lord, your servants have come to buy food.

Gen 42:11

(NIV)
We are all the sons of one man. Your servants are honest men, not spies.’

(ESV)
We are all sons of one man. We are honest men. Your servants have never been spies.”

Gen 42:13

(NIV)
But they replied, ‘Your servants were twelve brothers, the sons of one man, who lives in the land of Canaan. The youngest is now with our father, and one is no more.’

(ESV)
And they said, “We, your servants, are twelve brothers, the sons of one man in the land of Canaan, and behold, the youngest is this day with our father, and one is no more.”

Gen 43:18

(NIV)
Now the men were frightened when they were taken to his house. They thought, ‘We were brought here because of the silver that was put back into our sacks the first time. He wants to attack us and overpower us and seize us as slaves and take our donkeys.’

(ESV)
And the men were afraid because they were brought to Joseph’s house, and they said, “It is because of the money, which was replaced in our sacks the first time, that we are brought in, so that he may assault us and fall upon us to make us servants and seize our donkeys.”

Gen 43:28

(NIV)
They replied, ‘Your servant our father is still alive and well.’ And they bowed down, prostrating themselves before him.

(ESV)
They said, “Your servant our father is well; he is still alive.” And they bowed their heads and prostrated themselves.

Gen 44:7

(NIV)
But they said to him, ‘Why does my lord say such things? Far be it from your servants to do anything like that!
(ESV)
They said to him, “Why does my lord speak such words as these? Far be it from your servants to do such a thing!

Gen 44:9

(NIV)
If any of your servants is found to have it, he will die; and the rest of us will become my lord’s slaves.’

(ESV)
Whichever of your servants is found with it shall die, and we also will be my lord’s servants.”

Gen 44:10

(NIV)
‘Very well, then,’ he said, ‘let it be as you say. Whoever is found to have it will become my slave; the rest of you will be free from blame.’

(ESV)
He said, “Let it be as you say: he who is found with it shall be my servant, and the rest of you shall be innocent.”

Gen 44:16

(NIV)
‘What can we say to my lord?’ Judah replied. ‘What can we say? How can we prove our innocence? God has uncovered your servants’ guilt. We are now my lord’s slaves – we ourselves and the one who was found to have the cup.’

(ESV)
And Judah said, “What shall we say to my lord? What shall we speak? Or how can we clear ourselves? God has found out the guilt of your servants; behold, we are my lord’s servants, both we and he also in whose hand the cup has been found.”

Gen 44:17

(NIV)
But Joseph said, ‘Far be it from me to do such a thing! Only the man who was found to have the cup will become my slave. The rest of you, go back to your father in peace.’

(ESV)
But he said, “Far be it from me that I should do so! Only the man in whose hand the cup was found shall be my servant. But as for you, go up in peace to your father.”

Gen 44:18

(NIV)
Then Judah went up to him and said: ‘Pardon your servant, my lord, let me speak a word to my lord. Do not be angry with your servant, though you are equal to Pharaoh himself.
(ESV)
Then Judah went up to him and said, “Oh, my lord, please let your servant speak a word in my lord’s ears, and let not your anger burn against your servant, for you are like Pharaoh himself.

Gen 44:19

(NIV)
My lord asked his servants, “Do you have a father or a brother?”
(ESV)
My lord asked his servants, saying, ‘Have you a father, or a brother?’
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