Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Therefore Saul removed him from his presence and appointed him as his commander of a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.

King James Version

Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.

Holman Bible

Therefore, Saul reassigned David and made him commander over 1,000 men. David led the troops

International Standard Version

Saul removed David from his presence and made him an officer over a division of soldiers. So David led the troops in battle.

A Conservative Version

Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand, and he went out and came in before the people.

American Standard Version

Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.

Amplified

So Saul removed David from him and made him his commander over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.

Bible in Basic English

So Saul sent him away, and made him a captain over a thousand; and he went about his business before the people.

Darby Translation

And Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore, Saul removed him from him and made him captain over a thousand, and he went out and came in before the people.

Julia Smith Translation

And Saul will remove him from him, and will set to him chief of a thousand; and he will go out and come in before the people.

King James 2000

Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So Saul removed him {from his presence}, and made him commander of a thousand, {so he marched in and out at the front of the army}.

Modern King James verseion

And Saul moved him away from himself, and made him his commander over a thousand. And he went out and came in before the people.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And then Saul put David from him and made him a captain over a thousand, and he went out and in before the people.

NET Bible

Saul removed David from his presence and made him a commanding officer. David led the army out to battle and back.

New Heart English Bible

Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.

The Emphasized Bible

So Saul removed him from him, and appointed him to be for him the captain of a thousand, - and he went out and came in before the people.

Webster

Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.

World English Bible

Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Saul turneth him aside from him, and appointeth him to himself head of a thousand, and he goeth out an cometh in, before the people.

Interlinear

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

שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

him from him, and made
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

אלף 
'eleph 
Usage: 504

and he went out
יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

and came in

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

References

Easton

Fausets

Smith

Context Readings

David's Successes Arouse Saul's Suspicions

12 Now Saul was afraid of David, for the LORD was with him but had departed from Saul. 13 Therefore Saul removed him from his presence and appointed him as his commander of a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people. 14 David was prospering in all his ways for the LORD was with him.



Cross References

2 Samuel 5:2

"Previously, when Saul was king over us, you were the one who led Israel out and in And the LORD said to you, 'You will shepherd My people Israel, and you will be a ruler over Israel.'"

Numbers 27:16-17

"May the LORD, the God of the spirits of all flesh, appoint a man over the congregation,

1 Samuel 8:12

"He will appoint for himself commanders of thousands and of fifties, and some to do his plowing and to reap his harvest and to make his weapons of war and equipment for his chariots.

1 Samuel 18:16-17

But all Israel and Judah loved David, and he went out and came in before them.

1 Samuel 18:25

Saul then said, "Thus you shall say to David, 'The king does not desire any dowry except a hundred foreskins of the Philistines, to take vengeance on the king's enemies '" Now Saul planned to make David fall by the hand of the Philistines.

1 Samuel 22:7

Saul said to his servants who stood around him, "Hear now, O Benjamites! Will the son of Jesse also give to all of you fields and vineyards? Will he make you all commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds?

Psalm 121:8

The LORD will guard your going out and your coming in From this time forth and forever.

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