Parallel Verses

Amplified

So David hid himself in the field, and when the New Moon [festival] came, the king sat down to eat food.

New American Standard Bible

So David hid in the field; and when the new moon came, the king sat down to eat food.

King James Version

So David hid himself in the field: and when the new moon was come, the king sat him down to eat meat.

Holman Bible

So David hid in the field.At the New Moon, the king sat down to eat the meal.

International Standard Version

David hid in the field. When the New Moon arrived, the king sat down to eat.

A Conservative Version

So David hid himself in the field. And when the new moon came, the king sat down to eat food.

American Standard Version

So David hid himself in the field: and when the new moon was come, the king sat him down to eat food.

Bible in Basic English

So David went to a secret place in the country: and when the new moon came, the king took his place at the feast.

Darby Translation

And David hid himself in the field; and it was the new moon, and the king sat at table to eat.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So David hid himself in the field, and when the new moon was come, the king sat down to eat bread.

Julia Smith Translation

And David will hide in the field: and it will be the new moon, and the king will sit down to the bread to eat

King James 2000

So David hid himself in the field: and when the new moon was come, the king sat himself down to eat the feast.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So David hid himself in the field. {When the new moon came}, {the king was seated at the feast}.

Modern King James verseion

And David hid himself in the field. And when the new moon had come, the king sat down by the food to eat.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And so David hid himself in the field. And when the new moon was come, the king sat him down at meat, for to eat.

NET Bible

So David hid in the field. When the new moon came, the king sat down to eat his meal.

New Heart English Bible

So David hid himself in the field: and when the new moon had come, the king sat him down to eat food.

The Emphasized Bible

So David hid himself in the field - and, when the new moon had come, the king sat down to eat, food,

Webster

So David hid himself in the field: and when the new-moon had come, the king sat down to eat food.

World English Bible

So David hid himself in the field: and when the new moon was come, the king sat him down to eat food.

Youngs Literal Translation

And David is hidden in the field, and it is the new moon, and the king sitteth down by the food to eat,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
So David
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

hid
סתר 
Cathar 
Usage: 81

himself in the field
שׂדי שׂדה 
Sadeh 
Usage: 333

and when the new moon
חדשׁ 
Chodesh 
Usage: 279

was come, the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

to eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

References

Context Readings

Jonathan Supports David Over Saul

23 And as touching the matter of which you and I have spoken, behold, the Lord is between you and me forever. 24 So David hid himself in the field, and when the New Moon [festival] came, the king sat down to eat food. 25 The king sat, as at other times, on his seat by the wall, and Jonathan sat opposite, and Abner sat by Saul's side, but David's place was empty.


Cross References

Psalm 50:16-21

But to the wicked, God says: What right have you to recite My statutes or take My covenant or pledge on your lips,

Proverbs 4:17

For they eat the bread of wickedness and drink the wine of violence.

Proverbs 15:17

Better is a dinner of herbs where love is than a fatted ox and hatred with it.

Proverbs 17:1

Better is a dry morsel with quietness than a house full of feasting [on offered sacrifices] with strife.

Proverbs 21:3

To do righteousness and justice is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice.

Proverbs 21:27

The sacrifice of the wicked is exceedingly disgusting and abhorrent [to the Lord] -- "how much more when he brings it with evil intention?

Isaiah 1:11-15

To what purpose is the multitude of your sacrifices to Me [unless they are the offering of the heart]? says the Lord. I have had enough of the burnt offerings of rams and the fat of fed beasts [without obedience]; and I do not delight in the blood of bulls or of lambs or of he-goats [without righteousness].

Zechariah 7:6

And when you ate and when you drank, did you not eat for yourselves and drink for yourselves?

John 18:28

Then they brought Jesus from Caiaphas into the Praetorium (judgment hall, governor's palace). And it was early. They themselves did not enter the Praetorium, that they might not be defiled (become ceremonially unclean), but might be fit to eat the Passover [supper].

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