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Genesis 50:23

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50:23 Joseph saw the descendants of Ephraim to the third generation. 1  He also saw the children of Makir the son of Manasseh; they were given special inheritance rights by Joseph. 2 

1 tn Heb “saw Ephraim, the children of the third.”

2 tn Heb “they were born on the knees of Joseph.” This expression implies their adoption by Joseph, which meant that they received an inheritance from him.



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