Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

And Samuel turned around to go, and he laid hold on the skirt of his robe, and it tore.

New American Standard Bible

As Samuel turned to go, Saul seized the edge of his robe, and it tore.

King James Version

And as Samuel turned about to go away, he laid hold upon the skirt of his mantle, and it rent.

Holman Bible

When Samuel turned to go, Saul grabbed the hem of his robe, and it tore.

International Standard Version

As Samuel turned to go Saul seized him by the corner of his robe, and it tore.

A Conservative Version

And as Samuel turned about to go away, [Saul] laid hold upon the skirt of his robe, and it tore.

American Standard Version

And as Samuel turned about to go away,'saul laid hold upon the skirt of his robe, and it rent.

Amplified

As Samuel turned to go [away], Saul grabbed the hem of his robe [to stop him], and it tore.

Bible in Basic English

And when Samuel was turning round to go away, Saul took the skirt of his robe in his hand, and the cloth came away.

Darby Translation

And as Samuel turned to go away, Saul laid hold upon the skirt of his mantle, and it rent.

Julia Smith Translation

And Samuel will turn about to go, and he will seize upon the wing of his upper garment, and it will rend.

King James 2000

And as Samuel turned about to go away, he laid hold upon the skirt of his mantle, and it tore.

Lexham Expanded Bible

As Samuel turned around to go, he caught hold of the hem of his robe, and it tore.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And as Samuel turned to go away, he caught the lap of his coat, and it rent.

NET Bible

When Samuel turned to leave, Saul grabbed the edge of his robe and it tore.

New Heart English Bible

As Samuel turned about to go away, he grabbed the skirt of his robe, and it tore.

The Emphasized Bible

And, when Samuel turned about to go away, then laid he hold of the skirt of his robe, and it was rent.

Webster

And as Samuel turned about to depart, he laid hold upon the skirt of his mantle, and it rent.

World English Bible

As Samuel turned about to go away, Saul grabbed the skirt of his robe, and it tore.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Samuel turneth round to go, and he layeth hold on the skirt of his upper robe -- and it is rent!

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And as Samuel
שׁמוּאל 
Sh@muw'el 
Usage: 140

to go away
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

upon the skirt
כּנף 
Kanaph 
Usage: 109

of his mantle
מעיל 
M@`iyl 
Usage: 28

References

Context Readings

Samuel Announces The Downfall Of Saul

26 And Samuel said to Saul, I will not return with you, for you have rejected the Word of Jehovah, and Jehovah has rejected you from being king over Israel. 27 And Samuel turned around to go, and he laid hold on the skirt of his robe, and it tore. 28 And Samuel said to him, Jehovah has torn the kingdom of Israel from you this day, and has given it to a neighbor of yours who is better than you.



Cross References

1 Kings 11:30-31

And Ahijah caught hold of the new robe on him, and tore it in twelve pieces.

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