Sheshan had no sons, only daughters. Sheshan had an Egyptian servant named Jarha.
Therefore, the sovereign Lord who commands armies, 1 the powerful ruler of Israel, 2 says this: “Ah, I will seek vengeance 3 against my adversaries, I will take revenge against my enemies. 4
Now Joseph had been brought down to Egypt. 1 An Egyptian named Potiphar, an official of Pharaoh and the captain of the guard, 2 purchased him from 3 the Ishmaelites who had brought him there.
1 In those days, 2 when 3 Moses had grown up, he went out to his people 4 and observed 5 their hard labor, and he saw an Egyptian man attacking 6 a Hebrew man, one of his own people. 7
They said, “An Egyptian man rescued us 1 from the shepherds, 2 and he actually 3 drew water for us and watered the flock!”
Now 1 an Israelite woman’s son whose father was an Egyptian went out among the Israelites, and the Israelite woman’s son and an Israelite man 2 had a fight in the camp.
You must not hate an Edomite, for he is your relative; 1 you must not hate an Egyptian, for you lived as a foreigner 2 in his land.
Then they found an Egyptian in the field and brought him to David. They gave him bread to eat and water to drink.
David said to him, “To whom do you belong, and where are you from?” The young man said, “I am an Egyptian, the servant of an Amalekite man. My master abandoned me when I was ill for three days.
He also killed an impressive-looking Egyptian. 1 The Egyptian wielded a spear, while Benaiah attacked 2 him with a club. He grabbed the spear out of the Egyptian’s hand and killed him with his own spear.