And he said, Let me go, I pray you; for our family has a sacrifice in the city; and my brother, he has commanded me to be there: and now, if I have found favor in your eyes, let me get away, I pray you, and see my brethren. Therefore he comes not unto the king's table.
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George Leo Haydock
Sacrifice. Hebrew, "my family hath a sacrifice", ver. 5. (Haydock)