Joseph (Genesis)

Joseph an His Brethren Welcomed bi Pharaoh, wattercolour bi James Tissot (ca. 1900).

Joseph (Ebreu: יוֹסֵף‎‎, Staundart Yosef Tiberian Yôsēp̄; "Mey Yahweh add";[1] Arabic: يوسُف‎, Yūsuf) is an important person in the Ebreu Bible: his story connects the story o Abraham, Isaac an Jacob in Canaan tae the subsequent story o the liberation o the Israelites frae sclavery in Egyp.


  1. verse, note an commentar on Genesis 30:24, The Anchor Bible, Volume 1, Genesis, 1964, Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York