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Genesis 49:21-23 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

21 “Naphtali is a doe let loose
    that bears beautiful fawns.[a]
22 “Joseph is a fruitful bough,
    a fruitful bough by a spring;
    his branches run over the wall.[b]
23 The archers bitterly attacked him,
    shot at him, and harassed him severely,

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 49:21 Or he gives beautiful words, or that bears fawns of the fold
  2. Genesis 49:22 Or Joseph is a wild donkey, a wild donkey beside a spring, his wild colts beside the wall
English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

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Genesis 49:21-23 New International Version (NIV)

21 “Naphtali is a doe set free
    that bears beautiful fawns.[a]

22 “Joseph is a fruitful vine,
    a fruitful vine near a spring,
    whose branches climb over a wall.[b]
23 With bitterness archers attacked him;
    they shot at him with hostility.

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 49:21 Or free; / he utters beautiful words
  2. Genesis 49:22 Or Joseph is a wild colt, / a wild colt near a spring, / a wild donkey on a terraced hill
New International Version (NIV)

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