Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Saul hurled it, thinking, "I'll pin David to the wall." But David escaped from him twice.

New American Standard Bible

Saul hurled the spear for he thought, “I will pin David to the wall.” But David escaped from his presence twice.

King James Version

And Saul cast the javelin; for he said, I will smite David even to the wall with it. And David avoided out of his presence twice.

Holman Bible

and he threw it, thinking, “I’ll pin David to the wall.” But David got away from him twice.

A Conservative Version

And Saul cast the spear, for he said, I will smite David even to the wall. And David turned away from his presence twice.

American Standard Version

and Saul cast the spear; for he said, I will smite David even to the wall. And David avoided out of his presence twice.

Amplified

Saul hurled the spear, for he thought, “I will pin David to the wall.” But David evaded him twice.

Bible in Basic English

And Saul, balancing the spear in his hand, said, I will give David a blow, pinning him to the wall. And David got away from him twice.

Darby Translation

And Saul cast the spear, and thought, I will smite David and the wall. But David turned away from him twice.

Julia Smith Translation

And Saul will lift up the spear, and say, I will strike against David into the wall And David will flee from before him twice.

King James 2000

And Saul cast the javelin; for he said, I will pin David even to the wall with it. And David escaped out of his presence twice.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Saul hurled the spear and thought, "{I will pin David to the wall}." But David eluded him twice.

Modern King James verseion

And Saul threw the spear. For he said, I will strike David even to the wall. And David drew back out of his presence twice.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Saul had a spear in his hand, and hurled it; intending to have nailed David to the wall. But David avoided out of his presence two times.

NET Bible

and Saul threw the spear, thinking, "I'll nail David to the wall!" But David escaped from him on two different occasions.

New Heart English Bible

and Saul threw the spear; for he said, "I will pin David even to the wall." David escaped from his presence twice.

The Emphasized Bible

Saul hurled the spear, and said to himself - I will smite David, even to the wall! But David moved round from before him, twice.

Webster

And Saul cast the javelin; for he said, I will smite David even to the wall. And David escaped from his presence twice.

World English Bible

and Saul threw the spear; for he said, "I will pin David even to the wall!" David escaped from his presence twice.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Saul casteth the javelin, and saith, 'I smite through David, even through the wall;' and David turneth round out of his presence twice.

Interlinear

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

טוּל 
Tuwl 
Usage: 14

the javelin
חנית 
Chaniyth 
Usage: 47

I will smite
נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

even to the wall
קירה קר קיר 
Qiyr 
Usage: 74

with it. And David
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

References

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

David's Successes Arouse Saul's Suspicions

10 The next day, while David was playing the lyre as he had before, the evil spirit from the LORD attacked Saul, and he began to rave inside the house with a spear in his hand. 11 Saul hurled it, thinking, "I'll pin David to the wall." But David escaped from him twice. 12 Now Saul was afraid of David because the LORD was with him and had departed from Saul.



Cross References

1 Samuel 20:33

Then Saul threw the spear that was beside him to strike Jonathan down. So Jonathan realized that his father was determined to kill David.

Isaiah 54:17

no weapon that is forged against you will be effective. This is the heritage of the LORD's servants, and their righteousness from me," says the LORD.

1 Samuel 19:9-10

The evil spirit from the LORD attacked Saul while he was sitting in his house with his spear in his hand and David was playing the lyre.

Psalm 37:32-33

The wicked stalks the righteous person, seeking to kill him,

Proverbs 27:4

Wrath can be fierce and anger overwhelms but who can stand up to jealousy?

Luke 4:30

But he walked right through the middle of them and went away.

John 8:59

At this, they picked up stones to throw at him, but Jesus hid himself and went out of the Temple.

John 10:39

Again they tried to seize him, but he slipped away from them.

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