Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

And the king said to her, Do not be afraid. For what did you see? And the woman said to Saul, I saw gods coming up out of the earth.

New American Standard Bible

The king said to her, "Do not be afraid; but what do you see?" And the woman said to Saul, "I see a divine being coming up out of the earth."

King James Version

And the king said unto her, Be not afraid: for what sawest thou? And the woman said unto Saul, I saw gods ascending out of the earth.

Holman Bible

But the king said to her, “Don’t be afraid. What do you see?”“I see a spirit form coming up out of the earth,” the woman answered.

International Standard Version

The king told her, "Don't be afraid; but what do you see?" The woman told Saul, "I see a divine being coming up out of the ground."

A Conservative Version

And the king said to her, Be not afraid, for what do thou see? And the woman said to Saul, I see gods coming up out of the earth.

American Standard Version

And the king said unto her, Be not afraid: for what seest thou? And the woman said unto Saul, I see a god coming up out of the earth.

Amplified

The king said to her, Be not afraid; what do you see? The woman said to Saul, I see a god [terrifying superhuman being] coming up out of the earth!

Bible in Basic English

And the king said to her, Have no fear: what do you see? And the woman said to Saul, I see a god coming up out of the earth.

Darby Translation

And the king said to her, Be not afraid; but what didst thou see? And the woman said to Saul, I saw a god ascending out of the earth.

Julia Smith Translation

And the king will say to her, Thou shalt not fear: What sawest thou? And the woman will say to Saul, I saw gods coming up out of the earth.

King James 2000

And the king said unto her, Be not afraid: for what saw you? And the woman said unto Saul, I saw a god ascending out of the earth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The king said to her, "Do not be afraid! What do you see?" And the woman said to Saul, "I see a god coming up from the ground!"

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the king said unto her, "Be not afraid. But what seest thou?" And the woman said unto Saul, "I see a god ascending up out of the earth."

NET Bible

The king said to her, "Don't be afraid! What have you seen?" The woman replied to Saul, "I have seen one like a god coming up from the ground!"

New Heart English Bible

The king said to her, "Do not be afraid. For what do you see?" The woman said to Saul, "I see a god coming up out of the earth."

The Emphasized Bible

And the king said unto her - Be not afraid, but what sawest thou? And the woman said unto Saul, A god, saw I, coming up out of the earth.

Webster

And the king said to her be not afraid: for what sawest thou? And the woman said to Saul, I saw gods ascending out of the earth.

World English Bible

The king said to her, "Don't be afraid. For what do you see?" The woman said to Saul, "I see a god coming up out of the earth."

Youngs Literal Translation

And the king saith to her, 'Do not fear; for what hast thou seen?' and the woman saith unto Saul, 'Gods I have seen coming up out of the earth.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

unto her, Be not afraid
ירא 
Yare' 
Usage: 334

thou And the woman
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

שׁאוּל 
Sha'uwl 
Usage: 406

I saw
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

References

Context Readings

Saul And The Medium

12 And the woman saw Samuel, and cried with a loud voice. And the woman spoke to Saul, saying, Why have you deceived me? For you are Saul! 13 And the king said to her, Do not be afraid. For what did you see? And the woman said to Saul, I saw gods coming up out of the earth. 14 And he said to her, What is his form? And she said, An old man comes up, and he is covered with a cloak. And Saul saw that it was Samuel, and he bowed his face to the ground, and prostrated himself.



Cross References

Exodus 4:16

And it will be, he shall speak for you to the people, and he shall be for a mouth to you. And you shall be to him a god.

Exodus 22:28

You shall not revile God, nor curse the ruler of your people.

Psalm 82:6-7

I have said, You are gods; and all of you sons of the Most High.

John 10:34-35

Jesus answered them, Is it not written in your Law, "I said, You are gods?"

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