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And the king said, 'I saw in a dream seven fat kine, and seven lean ones devouring them; likewise seven green ears of corn, and seven withered. My counsellors, pronounce to me upon my dream, if you are expounders of dreams.' (43) They answered: Jumbled dreams! And we are not knowing in the interpretation of dreams. (44) Then the servant, who of the two had been released, remembering (Joseph), said: "I will give you its interpretation; let me go for it." (45) "O truthful Joseph!" he said, "Tell us the meaning of a dream in which seven fat cows are being eaten by seven lean ones, and there are seven green ears of corn and seven others which are dry, so that I may return to my people and inform them." (46) He said: ye shall sow seven years as is your went; and that which ye reap leave in its ears, except a little whereof ye may eat. (47) "Then will come after that, seven hard (years), which will devour what you have laid by in advance for them, (all) except a little of that which you have guarded (stored). (48) Then, there will come a year in which people are helped, in which the people will press' (49)
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