Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

And David gave Saul his oath. And Saul went back to his house; but David and his men went up to their safe place.

New American Standard Bible

David swore to Saul. And Saul went to his home, but David and his men went up to the stronghold.

King James Version

And David sware unto Saul. And Saul went home; but David and his men gat them up unto the hold.

Holman Bible

So David swore to Saul. Then Saul went back home, and David and his men went up to the stronghold.

International Standard Version

David made this vow to Saul, and then Saul went home, while David and his men went up to the stronghold.

A Conservative Version

And David swore to Saul. And Saul went home, but David and his men got up to the stronghold.

American Standard Version

And David sware unto Saul. And Saul went home; but David and his men gat them up unto the stronghold.

Amplified

David gave Saul his oath; and Saul went home, but David and his men went up to the mountain stronghold.

Darby Translation

And David swore to Saul. And Saul went home; and David and his men went up to the stronghold.

Julia Smith Translation

And David will swear to Saul. And Saul will go to his house, and David and his men went up upon the fortress.

King James 2000

And David swore unto Saul. And Saul went home; but David and his men got themselves up unto the stronghold.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So David swore [this on oath] to Saul, and Saul went to his house, but David and his men went up to the stronghold.

Modern King James verseion

And David swore to Saul. And Saul went home, but David and his men went up into the hold.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And David sware unto Saul, and Saul went home. But David and his men gat up unto a hold.

NET Bible

David promised Saul this on oath. Then Saul went to his house, and David and his men went up to the stronghold.

New Heart English Bible

David swore to Saul. Saul went home; but David and his men went up to the stronghold.

The Emphasized Bible

So David sware unto Saul, - and Saul departed unto his own house, but, David and his men, went up on the stronghold.

Webster

And David swore to Saul. And Saul went home; but David and his men repaired to the hold.

World English Bible

David swore to Saul. Saul went home; but David and his men went up to the stronghold.

Youngs Literal Translation

And David sweareth to Saul, and Saul goeth unto his house, and David and his men have gone up unto the fortress.

Interlinear

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

שׁבע 
 
Usage: 186

שׁאוּל 
Sha'uwl 
Usage: 406

שׁאוּל 
Sha'uwl 
Usage: 406

ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

but David
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

and his men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

gat them up
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

References

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

David Spares Saul In The Cave At En Gedi

21 So give me your oath by the Lord, that you will not put an end to my seed after me or let my name be cut off from my father's family. 22 And David gave Saul his oath. And Saul went back to his house; but David and his men went up to their safe place.


Cross References

1 Samuel 23:29

And from there, David went up and took cover in the safe place of En-gedi.

Proverbs 26:24-25

With his lips the hater makes things seem what they are not, but deceit is stored up inside him;

Matthew 10:16-17

See, I send you out as sheep among wolves. Be then as wise as snakes, and as gentle as doves.

John 2:24

But Jesus did not have faith in them, because he had knowledge of them all.

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