Parallel Verses

Amplified

Saul was [forty] years old when he began to reign; and when he had reigned two years over Israel,

New American Standard Bible

Saul was thirty years old when he began to reign, and he reigned forty two years over Israel.

King James Version

Saul reigned one year; and when he had reigned two years over Israel,

Holman Bible

Saul was 30 years old when he became king, and he reigned 42 years over Israel.

International Standard Version

Saul was 30 years old when he began to reign, and he ruled for 42 years over Israel.

A Conservative Version

Saul was [forty] years old when he began to reign. And when he had reigned two years over Israel,

American Standard Version

Saul was forty years old when he began to reign; and when he had reigned two years over Israel,

Darby Translation

Saul was ... years old when he became king; and he reigned two years over Israel.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Saul was as a son of one year when he began to reign, and when he had reigned two years over Israel,

Julia Smith Translation

Saul the son of a year in his reigning; and two years he reigned over Israel,

King James 2000

Saul reigned one year; and when he had reigned two years over Israel,

Lexham Expanded Bible

Saul [was thirty] {years old} at the beginning of his reign, and he reigned [forty-]two years over Israel.

Modern King James verseion

Saul reigned one year, and when he had reigned two more years over Israel,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Saul was as a child of a year old, when he began to reign. And when he had reigned two years over Israel,

NET Bible

Saul was [thirty] years old when he began to reign; he ruled over Israel for [forty] years.

New Heart English Bible

Saul reigned a year; and when he had reigned two years over Israel,

The Emphasized Bible

Saul was thirty years old when he began to reign; and, when he had reigned two years over Israel,

Webster

Saul reigned one year; and when he had reigned two years over Israel,

World English Bible

Saul was [forty] years old when he began to reign; and when he had reigned two years over Israel,

Youngs Literal Translation

A son of a year is Saul in his reigning, yea, two years he hath reigned over Israel,

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁאוּל 
Sha'uwl 
Usage: 406

מלך 
Malak 
Usage: 350

and when he had reigned
מלך 
Malak 
Usage: 350

two
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

שׁנה שׁנה 
Shaneh (in pl. only), 
year, not translated, yearly, yearly + , year , live , old ,
Usage: 811

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Saul Rules Over Israel

1 Saul was [forty] years old when he began to reign; and when he had reigned two years over Israel, 2 Saul chose 3,000 men of Israel; 2,000 were with [him] in Michmash and the hill country of Bethel, and 1,000 with Jonathan in Gibeah of Benjamin. The rest of the men he sent away, each one to his home.


Cross References

Exodus 12:5

Your lamb or kid shall be without blemish, a male of the first year; you shall take it from the sheep or the goats.

Micah 6:6

With what shall I come before the Lord and bow myself before God on high? Shall I come before Him with burnt offerings, with calves a year old?

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