Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

David therefore sent out spies, and understood that Saul definitely came.

New American Standard Bible

David sent out spies, and he knew that Saul was definitely coming.

King James Version

David therefore sent out spies, and understood that Saul was come in very deed.

Holman Bible

So David sent out spies and knew for certain that Saul had come.

International Standard Version

David sent out spies and found out for certain that Saul had arrived.

American Standard Version

David therefore sent out spies, and understood that Saul was come of a certainty.

Amplified

David sent out spies, and he learned that Saul was definitely coming.

Bible in Basic English

And so David sent out watchers, and got word from them that Saul was certainly coming.

Darby Translation

David sent out spies, and learned that Saul was certainly come.

Julia Smith Translation

And David will send spies, and he knew that Saul came for a certainty.

King James 2000

David therefore sent out spies, and understood that Saul was come indeed.

Lexham Expanded Bible

David sent spies, and he learned that Saul had come {for certain}.

Modern King James verseion

And David sent out spies and knew that Saul had come indeed.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

he sent out spies and understood that Saul was come of surety.

NET Bible

David sent scouts and verified that Saul had indeed arrived.

New Heart English Bible

David therefore sent out spies, and understood that Saul had certainly come.

The Emphasized Bible

David therefore sent runners, - and took knowledge that Saul had come, for a certainty.

Webster

David therefore sent out spies, and understood that Saul had come in very deed.

World English Bible

David therefore sent out spies, and understood that Saul had certainly come.

Youngs Literal Translation

and David sendeth spies, and knoweth that Saul hath come unto Nachon,

Topics

Interlinear

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

שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

רגל 
Ragal 
Usage: 25

שׁאוּל 
Sha'uwl 
Usage: 406


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

References

Easton

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

David Again Spares Saul

3 And Saul encamped in the hill of Hachilah, which is before the desert by the way. But David abode in the wilderness, and he saw that Saul came after him into the wilderness. 4 David therefore sent out spies, and understood that Saul definitely came. 5 And David arose, and came to the place where Saul had encamped. And David beheld the place where Saul lay, and Abner the son of Ner, the captain of his army. And Saul lay within the place of the wagons, and the people were encamped


Cross References

Joshua 2:1

And Joshua the son of Nun sent out of Shittim two men as spies secretly, saying, Go, view the land, and Jericho. And they went and came into the house of a harlot whose name was Rahab, and lay there.

Matthew 10:16

Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves. Become ye therefore wise as serpents, and innocent as doves.

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