Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And it was told Saul, saying, Behold, David is at Naioth in Ramah.

New American Standard Bible

It was told Saul, saying, “Behold, David is at Naioth in Ramah.”

King James Version

And it was told Saul, saying, Behold, David is at Naioth in Ramah.

Holman Bible

When it was reported to Saul that David was at Naioth in Ramah,

International Standard Version

It was reported to Saul saying, "David is at Naioth in Ramah right now."

A Conservative Version

And it was told Saul, saying, Behold, David is at Naioth in Ramah.

American Standard Version

And it was told Saul, saying, Behold, David is at Naioth in Ramah.

Amplified

Saul was told, “David is at Naioth in Ramah.”

Bible in Basic English

And word was given to Saul that David was at Naioth in Ramah.

Darby Translation

And it was told Saul, saying, Behold, David is at Naioth by Ramah.

Julia Smith Translation

And it will be announced to Saul, saying, Behold, David in Naioth in Ramah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And it was told to Saul, "David [is] in Naioth in Ramah."

Modern King James verseion

And it was told to Saul, saying, Behold, David is at Naioth in Ramah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And it was told Saul, saying, "Behold, David is at Naioth in Ramah."

NET Bible

It was reported to Saul saying, "David is at Naioth in Ramah."

New Heart English Bible

It was told Saul, saying, "Behold, David is at Naioth in Ramah."

The Emphasized Bible

And it was told Saul, saying, - Lo! David, is in Naioth, in Ramah.

Webster

And it was told to Saul, saying, Behold, David is at Naioth in Ramah.

World English Bible

It was told Saul, saying, "Behold, David is at Naioth in Ramah."

Youngs Literal Translation

And it is declared to Saul, saying, 'Lo, David is in Naioth in Ramah.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And it was told
נגד 
Nagad 
Usage: 370

שׁאוּל 
Sha'uwl 
Usage: 406

דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

is at Naioth
נויתo 
Naviyth 
Usage: 6

Context Readings

David Has To Flee Again

18 So David fled, and escaped, and came to Samuel at Ramah, and told him all that Saul had done to him. And he and Samuel went and dwelt in Naioth. 19 And it was told Saul, saying, Behold, David is at Naioth in Ramah. 20 And Saul sent messengers to take David: and when they saw the company of the prophets prophesying, and Samuel standing as appointed over them, the spirit of God was upon the messengers of Saul, and they also prophesied.



Cross References

1 Samuel 22:9-10

Then answered Doeg the Edomite, who was set over the servants of Saul, and said, I saw the son of Jesse coming to Nob, to Ahimelech the son of Ahitub.

1 Samuel 23:19

Then came up the Ziphites to Saul to Gibeah, saying, Does not David hide himself with us in strongholds in the forest, in the hill of Hachilah, which is on the south of Jeshimon?

1 Samuel 26:1

And the Ziphites came unto Saul to Gibeah, saying, Does not David hide himself on the hill of Hachilah, which is opposite Jeshimon?

Proverbs 29:12

If a ruler hearkens to lies, all his servants are wicked.

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