Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Then David went over to the other side, and took his place on the top of a mountain some distance away, with a great space between them;

New American Standard Bible

Then David crossed over to the other side and stood on top of the mountain at a distance with a large area between them.

King James Version

Then David went over to the other side, and stood on the top of an hill afar off; a great space being between them:

Holman Bible

David crossed to the other side and stood on top of the mountain at a distance; there was a considerable space between them.

International Standard Version

Then David crossed over to the other side and stood on top of the hill some distance away with a large distance between them.

A Conservative Version

Then David went over to the other side, and stood on the top of the mountain afar off, a great space being between them.

American Standard Version

Then David went over to the other side, and stood on the top of the mountain afar off; a great space being between them;

Amplified

Then David crossed over to the other side and stood on the top of the mountain at a distance, with a large area between them.

Darby Translation

And David went over to the other side, and stood on the top of a hill afar off; a great space being between them.

Julia Smith Translation

And David will pass over to the other side, and he will stand upon the head of the mountain from afar, and much place between them.

King James 2000

Then David went over to the other side, and stood on the top of a hill afar off; a great space being between them:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then David went to the other side and stood on the top of the hill at a distance; the distance [was] great between them.

Modern King James verseion

And David went over to the other side and stood on the top of a hill afar off, a great space between them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then David went over to the other side and stood on the top of a hill afar off - a great space being between them -

NET Bible

Then David crossed to the other side and stood on the top of the hill some distance away; there was a considerable distance between them.

New Heart English Bible

Then David went over to the other side, and stood on the top of the mountain afar off; a great space being between them;

The Emphasized Bible

Then David crossed over to the other side, and took his stand on the top of the mountain, afar off, - a great space, being between them.

Webster

Then David went over to the other side, and stood on the top of a hill afar off; a great space being between them:

World English Bible

Then David went over to the other side, and stood on the top of the mountain afar off; a great space being between them;

Youngs Literal Translation

And David passeth over to the other side, and standeth on the top of the hill afar off -- great is the place between them;

Interlinear

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

עבר 
`abar 
over, pass, through, pass by, go, away, pass on,
Usage: 557

to the other side
עבר 
`eber 
Usage: 90

on the top
ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

of an hill
הר 
Har 
Usage: 544

רחק רחוק 
Rachowq 
Usage: 85

a great
רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

מקמה מקומה מקם מקום 
Maqowm 
Usage: 401

References

Context Readings

David Again Spares Saul

12 So David took the spear and the vessel of water from Saul's head; and they got away without any man seeing them, or being conscious of their coming, or awaking; for they were all sleeping because a deep sleep from the Lord had come on them. 13 Then David went over to the other side, and took his place on the top of a mountain some distance away, with a great space between them; 14 And crying out to the people and to Abner, the son of Ner, David said, Have you no answer to give, Abner? Then Abner said, Who is that crying out to the king?


Cross References

Judges 9:7

Now Jotham, on hearing of it, went to the top of Mount Gerizim, and crying out with a loud voice said to them, Give ear to me, you townsmen of Shechem, so that God may give ear to you.

1 Samuel 24:8

And after that David came out of the hollow rock, and crying after Saul said, My lord the king. And when Saul gave a look back, David went down on his face and gave him honour.

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