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New American Standard Bible

Now Elijah said to Ahab, "Go up, eat and drink; for there is the sound of the roar of a heavy shower."

King James Version

And Elijah said unto Ahab, Get thee up, eat and drink; for there is a sound of abundance of rain.

Holman Bible

Elijah said to Ahab, "Go up, eat and drink, for there is the sound of a rainstorm."

International Standard Version

After this, Elijah told Ahab, "Get up and have something to eat and drink, because there's the sound of a coming rainstorm."

A Conservative Version

And Elijah said to Ahab, Get thee up, eat and drink, for there is the sound of abundance of rain.

American Standard Version

And Elijah said unto Ahab, Get thee up, eat and drink; for there is the sound of abundance of rain.

Amplified

And Elijah said to Ahab, Go up, eat and drink, for there is the sound of abundance of rain.

Bible in Basic English

Then Elijah said to Ahab, Up! take food and drink, for there is a sound of much rain.

Darby Translation

And Elijah said to Ahab, Go up, eat and drink; for there is a sound of abundance of rain.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then Elijah said to Ahab, Go up, eat and drink; for there is a sound of abundance of rain.

Julia Smith Translation

And Elijah will say to Ahab, Go up, eat and drink; for a voice of a multitude of rain.

King James 2000

And Elijah said unto Ahab, Get you up, eat and drink; for there is a sound of abundance of rain.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Elijah said to Ahab, "Go up, eat and drink, for [there is] the sound of the noise of rain."

Modern King James verseion

And Elijah said to Ahab, Go up, eat and drink, because of the sound of plenty of rain.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then Elijah said unto Ahab, "Get thee up and eat and drink, for there is a sound of much rain."

NET Bible

Then Elijah told Ahab, "Go on up and eat and drink, for the sound of a heavy rainstorm can be heard."

New Heart English Bible

And Elijah said to Ahab, "Get up, eat and drink; for there is the sound of a heavy rain."

New simplified Bible

Then Elijah said to Ahab: Get up and take food and drink, for there is a sound of much rain.

The Emphasized Bible

Then said Elijah unto Ahab, Go up, eat and drink, - for there is a sound of a downpour of rain.

Webster

And Elijah said to Ahab, Go up, eat and drink; for there is a sound of abundance of rain.

World English Bible

Elijah said to Ahab, "Get up, eat and drink; for there is the sound of abundance of rain."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Elijah saith to Ahab, 'Go up, eat and drink, because of the sound of the noise of the shower.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אליּהוּ אליּה 
'Eliyah 
Usage: 71


Usage: 0

אחב אחאב 
'Ach'ab 
Usage: 93

Get thee up
עלה 
`alah 
up , offer , come , bring , ascend , go , chew , offering , light , increase , burn , depart , put , spring , raised , arose , break , exalted ,
Usage: 890

eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

and drink
שׁתה 
Shathah 
Usage: 218

for there is a sound
קל קול 
Qowl 
Usage: 506

המן המון 
Hamown 
Usage: 83

References

American

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Elijah At Mount Carmel

40 Then Elijah said to them, "Seize the prophets of Baal; do not let one of them escape." So they seized them; and Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon, and slew them there. 41 Now Elijah said to Ahab, "Go up, eat and drink; for there is the sound of the roar of a heavy shower." 42 So Ahab went up to eat and drink. But Elijah went up to the top of Carmel; and he crouched down on the earth and put his face between his knees.



Cross References

1 Kings 17:1

Now Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the settlers of Gilead, said to Ahab, "As the LORD, the God of Israel lives, before whom I stand, surely there shall be neither dew nor rain these years, except by my word."

1 Kings 18:1

Now it happened after many days that the word of the LORD came to Elijah in the third year, saying, "Go, show yourself to Ahab, and I will send rain on the face of the earth."

Ecclesiastes 9:7

Go then, eat your bread in happiness and drink your wine with a cheerful heart; for God has already approved your works.

Acts 27:34

"Therefore I encourage you to take some food, for this is for your preservation, for not a hair from the head of any of you will perish."

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