Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So it came about at the time when Merab, Saul's daughter, should have been given to David, that she was given to Adriel the Meholathite for a wife.

King James Version

But it came to pass at the time when Merab Saul's daughter should have been given to David, that she was given unto Adriel the Meholathite to wife.

Holman Bible

When it was time to give Saul's daughter Merab to David, she was given to Adriel the Meholathite as a wife.

International Standard Version

And when the time came to give Saul's daughter Merab to David, she was given as a wife to Adriel of Meholah.

A Conservative Version

But it came to pass at the time when Merab, Saul's daughter, should have been given to David, that she was given to Adriel the Meholathite to wife.

American Standard Version

But it came to pass at the time when Merab, Saul's daughter, should have been given to David, that she was given unto Adriel the Meholathite to wife.

Amplified

But at the time when Merab, Saul's daughter, should have been given to David, she was given to Adriel the Meholathite as wife.

Bible in Basic English

But when the time came to give Merab, Saul's daughter, to David, she was given to Adriel of Meholath.

Darby Translation

And it came to pass at the time when Merab Saul's daughter should have been given to David, that she was given to Adriel the Meholathite as wife.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And it came to pass at the time when Merab, Saul's daughter, should have been given to David that she was given unto Adriel, the Meholathite, to wife.

Julia Smith Translation

And it will be in the time of giving Merab, Saul's daughter, to David, and he gave her to Adriel, the Meholathite, for wife,

King James 2000

But it came to pass at the time when Merab Saul's daughter should have been given to David, that she was given unto Adriel the Meholathite as his wife.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{But} at the time Saul's daughter Merab [was] to be given to David, she was given [instead] to Adriel the Meholathite as wife.

Modern King James verseion

And it happened at the time when Merab, Saul's daughter should have been given to David, she was given to Adriel the Meholathite to be his wife.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Howbeit, when the time was come that Merab, Saul's daughter, should have been given to David she was given unto Adriel, a Meholathite, to wife.

NET Bible

When the time came for Merab, Saul's daughter, to be given to David, she instead was given in marriage to Adriel, who was from Meholah.

New Heart English Bible

But it happened at the time when Merab, Saul's daughter, should have been given to David, that she was given to Adriel the Meholathite as wife.

The Emphasized Bible

But it came to pass, within the time for giving Merab daughter of Saul to David, that, she, was given to Adriel the Meholathite, to wife.

Webster

But it came to pass at the time when Merab Saul's daughter should have been given to David, that she was given to Adriel the Meholathite to wife.

World English Bible

But it happened at the time when Merab, Saul's daughter, should have been given to David, that she was given to Adriel the Meholathite as wife.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass, at the time of the giving of Merab daughter of Saul to David, that she hath been given to Adriel the Meholathite for a wife.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But it came to pass at the time
עת 
`eth 
Usage: 296

מרב 
merab 
Usage: 3

שׁאוּל 
Sha'uwl 
Usage: 406

בּת 
Bath 
Usage: 587

נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

to David
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

עדריאל 
`Adriy'el 
Usage: 2

מחלתי 
M@cholathiy 
Usage: 2

Context Readings

David Marries Saul's Daughter Michal

18 But David said to Saul, "Who am I, and what is my life or my father's family in Israel, that I should be the king's son-in-law?" 19 So it came about at the time when Merab, Saul's daughter, should have been given to David, that she was given to Adriel the Meholathite for a wife. 20 Now Michal, Saul's daughter, loved David. When they told Saul, the thing was agreeable to him.



Cross References

Judges 7:22

When they blew 300 trumpets, the LORD set the sword of one against another even throughout the whole army; and the army fled as far as Beth-shittah toward Zererah, as far as the edge of Abel-meholah, by Tabbath.

2 Samuel 21:8

So the king took the two sons of Rizpah the daughter of Aiah, Armoni and Mephibosheth whom she had borne to Saul, and the five sons of Merab the daughter of Saul, whom she had borne to Adriel the son of Barzillai the Meholathite.

Judges 14:20

But Samson's wife was given to his companion who had been his friend.

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