Parallel Verses

King James Version

Now Hannah, she spake in her heart; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard: therefore Eli thought she had been drunken.

New American Standard Bible

As for Hannah, she was speaking in her heart, only her lips were moving, but her voice was not heard. So Eli thought she was drunk.

Holman Bible

Hannah was speaking to herself, and although her lips were moving, her voice could not be heard. Eli thought she was drunk

International Standard Version

Hannah was praying inwardly. Her lips were quivering, and her voice could not be heard. So Eli thought she was drunk.

A Conservative Version

Now Hannah, she spoke in her heart; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard. Therefore Eli thought she had been drunken.

American Standard Version

Now Hannah, she spake in her heart; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard: therefore Eli thought she had been drunken.

Amplified

Hannah was speaking in her heart; only her lips moved but her voice was not heard. So Eli thought she was drunk.

Bible in Basic English

For Hannah's prayer came from her heart, and though her lips were moving she made no sound: so it seemed to Eli that she was overcome with wine.

Darby Translation

Now Hannah spoke in her heart; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard; and Eli thought she was drunken.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Now Hannah spoke in her heart and only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard; therefore, Eli thought she was drunk.

Julia Smith Translation

And Hannah she speaking upon her heart; only her lips moved, and her voice will not be heard: and Eli will think her to be intoxicated.

King James 2000

Now Hannah spoke in her heart; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard: therefore Eli thought she had been drunk.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now Hannah had been speaking in her heart; her lips [were] moving, but her voice could not be heard, so Eli considered her [to be] drunk.

Modern King James verseion

Now Hannah spoke in her heart, only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard. And Eli thought she had become drunk.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For Hannah, she spake in her heart; and her lips did but move only, but her voice was not heard. And therefore Eli took her for drunken,

NET Bible

Now Hannah was speaking from her heart. Although her lips were moving, her voice was inaudible. Eli therefore thought she was drunk.

New Heart English Bible

And Hannah, she was speaking in her heart; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard. Therefore Eli thought she was drunk.

The Emphasized Bible

But as for, Hannah, she, was speaking in her heart, only her lips, were moving, but, her voice, could not be heard, - so Eli thought she had been drunken.

Webster

Now Hannah spoke in her heart; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard: therefore Eli thought she had been drunken.

World English Bible

Now Hannah spoke in her heart. Only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard. Therefore Eli thought she had been drunken.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Hannah, she is speaking to her heart, only her lips are moving, and her voice is not heard, and Eli reckoneth her to be drunken.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חנּה 
Channah 
Usage: 13

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

שׂפת שׂפה 
Saphah 
Usage: 176

נוּע 
Nuwa` 
Usage: 40

but her voice
קל קול 
Qowl 
Usage: 506

עלי 
`Eliy 
Eli
Usage: 33

Context Readings

Hannah And Eli

12 And it came to pass, as she continued praying before the LORD, that Eli marked her mouth. 13 Now Hannah, she spake in her heart; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard: therefore Eli thought she had been drunken. 14 And Eli said unto her, How long wilt thou be drunken? put away thy wine from thee.



Cross References

Genesis 24:42-45

And I came this day unto the well, and said, O LORD God of my master Abraham, if now thou do prosper my way which I go:

Nehemiah 2:4

Then the king said unto me, For what dost thou make request? So I prayed to the God of heaven.

Psalm 25:1

{A Psalm of David.} Unto thee, O LORD, do I lift up my soul.

Zechariah 9:15

The LORD of hosts shall defend them; and they shall devour, and subdue with sling stones; and they shall drink, and make a noise as through wine; and they shall be filled like bowls, and as the corners of the altar.

Acts 2:13

Others mocking said, These men are full of new wine.

Romans 8:26

Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.

1 Corinthians 13:7

Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.

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