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come out of the land of Canaan; and, behold, they are in the land of
GEN 47:2 And he took some of his brethren, even five men, and presented
them unto Pharaoh.
GEN 47:3 And Pharaoh said unto his brethren, What is your occupation?
And they said unto Pharaoh, Thy servants are shepherds, both we, and
also our fathers.
GEN 47:4 They said morever unto Pharaoh, For to sojourn in the land are
we come; for thy servants have no pasture for their flocks; for the
famine is sore in the land of Canaan: now therefore, we pray thee, let
thy servants dwell in the land of Goshen.
King James Bible