Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So the two of them made a covenant before the LORD; and David stayed at Horesh while Jonathan went to his house.

King James Version

And they two made a covenant before the LORD: and David abode in the wood, and Jonathan went to his house.

Holman Bible

Then the two of them made a covenant in the Lord's presence. Afterwards, David remained in Horesh, while Jonathan went home.

International Standard Version

The two of them made a covenant in the LORD's presence. David remained at Horesh while Jonathan went home.

A Conservative Version

And those two made a covenant before LORD. And David abode in the forest, and Jonathan went to his house.

American Standard Version

And they two made a covenant before Jehovah: and David abode in the wood, and Jonathan went to his house.

Amplified

And the two of them made a covenant before the Lord. And David remained in the wood [at Horesh], and Jonathan went to his house.

Bible in Basic English

And the two of them made an agreement before the Lord: and David went on living in Horesh, and Jonathan went back to his house.

Darby Translation

And they two made a covenant before Jehovah; and David abode in the wood, and Jonathan went to his house.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the two made a covenant before the LORD, and David abode in the woods, and Jonathan returned to his house.

Julia Smith Translation

And they two will cut out a covenant before Jehovah: and David dwelt in the thicket, and Jonathan went to his house.

King James 2000

And they both made a covenant before the LORD: and David abode in the forest, and Jonathan went to his house.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then the two of them {made} a covenant before Yahweh. David remained at Horesh, and Jonathan went to his house.

Modern King James verseion

And the two of them cut a covenant before Jehovah. And David stayed in the forest, and Jonathan went to his house.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they made a bond both of them together before the LORD. And David tarried still in the thicket, and Jonathan went to his house.

NET Bible

When the two of them had made a covenant before the Lord, David stayed on at Horesh, but Jonathan went to his house.

New Heart English Bible

They both made a covenant before the LORD: and David stayed in the woods, and Jonathan went to his house.

New simplified Bible

They both promised Jehovah that they would always be loyal to each other. Then Jonathan went home while David stayed at Horesh.

The Emphasized Bible

And they two solemnised a covenant before Yahweh, - and David remained in the thicket, but, Jonathan, departed to his own house.

Webster

And they two made a covenant before the LORD: and David abode in the wood, and Jonathan went to his house.

World English Bible

They both made a covenant before Yahweh: and David stayed in the woods, and Jonathan went to his house.

Youngs Literal Translation

And they make a covenant both of them before Jehovah; and David abideth in the forest, and Jonathan hath gone to his house.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

כּרת 
Karath 
Usage: 287

בּרית 
B@riyth 
Usage: 284

פּנים 
Paniym 
before , face , presence , because , sight , countenance , from , person , upon , of , ...me , against , ...him , open , for , toward ,
Usage: 2119

the Lord

Usage: 0

and David
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

in the wood
חרשׁ 
Choresh 
Usage: 7

and Jonathan
יהונתן 
Y@hownathan 
Usage: 111

הלך 
Halak 
go , walk , come , ...away , ...along ,
Usage: 1545

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

A Renewed Covenant

17 Thus he said to him, "Do not be afraid, because the hand of Saul my father will not find you, and you will be king over Israel and I will be next to you; and Saul my father knows that also." 18 So the two of them made a covenant before the LORD; and David stayed at Horesh while Jonathan went to his house. 19 Then Ziphites came up to Saul at Gibeah, saying, "Is David not hiding with us in the strongholds at Horesh, on the hill of Hachilah, which is on the south of Jeshimon?



Cross References

1 Samuel 18:3

Then Jonathan made a covenant with David because he loved him as himself.

1 Samuel 20:42

Jonathan said to David, "Go in safety, inasmuch as we have sworn to each other in the name of the LORD, saying, 'The LORD will be between me and you, and between my descendants and your descendants forever.'" Then he rose and departed, while Jonathan went into the city.

2 Samuel 21:7

But the king spared Mephibosheth, the son of Jonathan the son of Saul, because of the oath of the LORD which was between them, between David and Saul's son Jonathan.

2 Samuel 9:1

Then David said, "Is there yet anyone left of the house of Saul, that I may show him kindness for Jonathan's sake?"

1 Samuel 20:12-17

Then Jonathan said to David, "The LORD, the God of Israel, be witness! When I have sounded out my father about this time tomorrow, or the third day, behold, if there is good feeling toward David, shall I not then send to you and make it known to you?

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