Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Then Michal took the household idol and laid it on the bed with a cover of goat hair placed at its head. Then she covered it with clothes.

New American Standard Bible

Michal took the household idol and laid it on the bed, and put a quilt of goats' hair at its head, and covered it with clothes.

King James Version

And Michal took an image, and laid it in the bed, and put a pillow of goats' hair for his bolster, and covered it with a cloth.

Holman Bible

Then Michal took the household idol and put it on the bed, placed some goat hair on its head, and covered it with a garment.

A Conservative Version

And Michal took the teraphim, and laid it in the bed, and put a pillow of goats' [hair] at the head of it, and covered it with the clothes.

American Standard Version

And Michal took the teraphim, and laid it in the bed, and put a pillow of goats hair at the head thereof, and covered it with the clothes.

Amplified

And Michal took the teraph (household good luck image) and laid it in the bed, put a pillow of goats' hair at its head, and covered it with a bedspread.

Bible in Basic English

Then Michal took the image and put it in the bed, with a cushion of goat's hair at its head, and she put clothing over it.

Darby Translation

And Michal took the image, and laid it in the bed, and put the net of goats' hair at its head, and covered it with the coverlet.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then Michal took an image and laid it in the bed and put a pillow of goats' hair at his head and covered it with a cloth.

Julia Smith Translation

And Michal will take a teraphim and put into the bed, and put a braiding of goat's hair at its head, and will cover with a garment

King James 2000

And Michal took an image, and laid it in the bed, and put a pillow of goats' hair for his head, and covered it with a cloth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Michal took the household god and put it on the bed and put a quilt of goat's hair at its head and covered [it] with the clothes.

Modern King James verseion

And Michal took an image and laid it in the bed, and put a pillow of goats' hair at its head, and covered it with a cloth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And then she took an image and laid it in the bed, and put a pillow stuffed with goat's hair under the head of it, and covered it with a cloth.

NET Bible

Then Michal took a household idol and put it on the bed. She put a quilt made of goat's hair over its head and then covered the idol with a garment.

New Heart English Bible

Michal took the teraphim, and laid it in the bed, and put a pillow of goats' hair at its head, and covered it with the clothes.

The Emphasized Bible

And Michal took the household god, and put it in the bed, and, a fly-net of goats-hair, put she at its head, - and covered it with the clothes.

Webster

And Michal took an image, and laid it in the bed, and put a pillow of goat's hair for his bolster, and covered it with a cloth.

World English Bible

Michal took the teraphim, and laid it in the bed, and put a pillow of goats' [hair] at its head, and covered it with the clothes.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Michal taketh the teraphim, and layeth on the bed, and the mattress of goats' hair she hath put for his pillows, and covereth with a garment.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מיכל 
Miykal 
Usage: 18

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

an image
תּרפים 
T@raphiym 
Usage: 15

and laid
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

it in the bed
מטּה 
Mittah 
Usage: 29

and put
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

a pillow
כּביר 
K@biyr 
Usage: 2

of goats'
עז 
`ez 
goat, kid , kid, he, kids
Usage: 73

מראשׁה 
M@ra'ashah 
Usage: 9

and covered
כּסה 
Kacah 
Usage: 152

Context Readings

David Has To Flee Again

12 So Michal let David down through the window, and he escaped and fled. 13 Then Michal took the household idol and laid it on the bed with a cover of goat hair placed at its head. Then she covered it with clothes. 14 When Saul sent the messengers to take David, Michal said, "He's sick."



Cross References

Genesis 31:19

Meanwhile, Laban had been out shearing his sheep. While he was away, Rachel stole her father's personal idols.

Judges 18:14

Then the five men who had gone to scout out the territory of Laish told their relatives, "Are you aware that in these houses there's an ephod, some household idols, a carved image, and a cast image? You know what you need to do."

Judges 18:17

the five men who had gone to scout out the land arrived, entered Micah's home and confiscated the carved image, the ephod, the household idols, and the cast image. Meanwhile, the priest stood outside by the entrance to the gate with the 600 men armed with military weapons.

Judges 17:5

This man Micah had his own shrine, had crafted his own ephod and some household idols, and had installed one of his sons as a priest.

Hosea 3:4

Likewise, the people of Israel will dwell a long time without a king, without a prince, without sacrifice, without sacred pillars, and with neither ephod nor teraphim.

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