Note: Bracketed words within purple text [Chumash version] were inserted for perspective. They do not appear this way in the Chumash, Stone Edition.
Exodus 1:1 - valh smvt bny ysral hbaym mtsrymh at yaqb ays vbytv bav
Now these are the names [smvt] of the children [bn] of Israel [ysral], which came [bav] into Egypt [mtsrym]; every man [ays] and his household [byt] came [bva] with Jacob [yaqb].
And these were the names of the Children of Israel who were coming [baym] to Egypt; with Jacob, each man and his household [bytv] came [bav]. [The Chumash, The Stone Edition]
Exodus 1:2 Reuben [ravbn], Simeon [smavn], Levi [lby], and Judah [yhvdh],
Exodus 1:3 Issachar [ysskr], Zebulun [zbvln], and Benjamin [bnymn],
Exodus 1:4 Dan [dn], and Naphtali [nptly], Gad [gd], and Asher [asr].
Exodus 1:5 And all the souls [nps] that came out [ytsa] of the loins [yrk] of Jacob were seventy [sbaym] souls [nps]: for Joseph was in Egypt already.
Exodus 1:6 - vymt yvsp vkl-achyv vkl hdvr hhva
And Joseph [yvsp] died [mvt], and all [kl] his brethren [ach], and all [kl] that [hva] generation [dvr].
Exodus 1:7 And the children of Israel were fruitful [prv], and increased abundantly [srtsv], and multiplied [rbv], and waxed exceeding [mad] mighty [mad]; and the land was filled [mla] with them [atm].
Exodus 1:8 Now there arose up a new [chds] king [mlk] over Egypt [mtsrym], which [asr] knew [yda] not [la] Joseph.
Exodus 1:9 - vyamr al-amv hnh am bny ysral rb vatsvm mmnv
And he said unto his people [amv], Behold, the people [am] of the children [bny] of Israel are more [rb] and mightier [atsvm] than we [nv]:
He said to his people, "Behold! the people, the Children of Israel, are more numerous and stronger than we. [The Chumash, The Stone Edition]
Exodus 1:10 - hbh ntchkmh lv pn-yrbh yhyh ky-tqranh mlchmh vnvsp gm-hva al-snaynv vnlchm-bnv valh mn-harts
Come on [yhb], let us deal wisely [chkm] with them; lest [pn] they multiply [rbh], and it come to pass [hyh], that, when there falleth out [qra] any war [mlchmh], they [hva] join [ysp] also [gm] unto our enemies [sna], and fight [lchm] against [b] us [nv], and so get them up [alh] out of [mn] the [h] land [arts].
Come, let us outsmart it lest it become numerous and it may be that if a war will occur, it, too, may join our enemies, and wage war against us and go up from the land." [The Chumash, The Stone Edition]
Exodus 1:11 - vysymv alyv sry msym lman antv bsbltm vybn ary msknvt lprah at-ptm vat-ramss
Therefore they did set [svm] over [al] them taskmasters [sr] [msym] to afflict [antv] them with [b] their burdens [sbltm]. And they built [bnh] for Pharaoh [prah] treasure [msknvt] cities [ary], Pithom [ptm] and Raamses [ramss].
So they appointed taskmasters over it in order to afflict it with their burdens; it built storage cities for Pharaoh, Pithom and Raamses. [The Chumash, The Stone Edition]
Exodus 1:12 - vkasr yanv atv kn yrbh vkn yprts vyqtsv mpny bny ysral
But the more they afflicted [anh] them, the more [kn] they multiplied [rbh] and grew [prts]. And they were grieved [qvts] because [pny] of [m] the children [bn] of Israel [ysral].
But as much as they would afflict it, so [kn] it would increase and so [kn] it would spread [prts] out; and they became disgusted because of the Children of Israel. [The Chumash, The Stone Edition]
Exodus 1:13 vyabdv mtsrym at-bny ysral bprk
And the Egyptians [mtsrym ] made [abd] the children [bn] of Israel [ysral] to serve with [b] rigour [prk]:
The Egyptians enslaved [abd] the Children of Israel with crushing harshness. [The Chumash, The Stone Edition]
Exodus 1:14 - vymrrv at-chyyhm babdh qsh bchmr vblbnym vbkl-abdh bsdh at kl-abdtm asr-abdv bhm bprk
And [v] they made their lives [chyy] bitter [mrrv] with [b] hard [qsh] bondage [abdh], in [b] morter [chmr], and [v] in [b] brick [lbnym], and [v] in [b] all [kl] manner of service [abdh] in [b] the field [sdh]: all [kl] their service [abdtm], wherein [asr] they made [b] them [hm] serve [abdv], was with [b] rigour [prk].
They embitterd [mrrv] there lives [chy] with [b] hard [qsh] work [abdh], with [b] mortar [chmr] and [v] with [b] bricks [lbnym], and [v] with [b] every [kl] labor [abdh] of [b] the field [sdh]; all [kl] their labors [abdtm] that they performed with [b] them [hm] were [asr] with crushing harshness [prk]. [The Chumash, The Stone Edition]
Exodus 1:15 And the king of Egypt spake to the Hebrew [abryt] midwives, of which the name of the one was Shiphrah [sprh], and the name of the other [snyt] Puah [pvah]:
Exodus 1:16 - vyamr byldkn at-habryvt vraytn al-habnym am-bn hva vhmtn atv vam-bt hva vchyh
And [v] he said [amr], When ye do the office of a midwife [yld] to the [h] Hebrew women [abryvt], and [v] see [ra] them upon [al] the [h] stools [abnym]; if [am] it be a son [bn], then ye shall kill [mvt] him [hva]: but [v] if [am] it be a daughter [bt], then she [hva] shall live [chyh].
and he said, "When you deliver [yld] the Hebrew women, and you see them on the birthstool; if it is a son, you are to kill him, and if it is a daughter, she shall live." [The Chumash, The Stone Edition]
Exodus 1:17 But the midwives feared God, and did not as the king of Egypt commanded them, but saved [chy] the men children [yldym] alive [chyh].
Exodus 1:18 And the king of Egypt called for the midwives, and said unto them, Why [mdva] have ye done [ash] this thing [dbr], and have saved [chy] the men children [yldym] alive?
Exodus 1:19 And the midwives said unto Pharaoh [prah], Because the Hebrew women are not as the Egyptian women; for they are lively, and are delivered ere the midwives come in [bva] unto them.
Exodus 1:20 Therefore God dealt well [ythb] with the midwives: and the people multiplied [rb], and waxed very [mad] mighty [atsm].
Exodus 1:21 And it came to pass, because the midwives feared God, that he made them houses [btym].
Exodus 1:22 And Pharaoh [prah] charged [tsvh] all his people [amv], saying, Every son [bn] that is born [ylvd] ye shall cast [slk] into the river [yar], and every daughter ye shall save alive [chy].