Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And the king said to him, How many times shall I adjure thee that thou tell me nothing but truth in the name of Jehovah?

New American Standard Bible

Then the king said to him, "How many times must I adjure you to speak to me nothing but the truth in the name of the LORD?"

King James Version

And the king said to him, How many times shall I adjure thee that thou say nothing but the truth to me in the name of the LORD?

Holman Bible

But the king said to him, “How many times must I make you swear not to tell me anything but the truth in the name of Yahweh?”

International Standard Version

When he heard this, the king asked him, "How many times do I have to ask you? Tell me nothing but the truth, and do it in the name of the LORD!"

A Conservative Version

And the king said to him, How many times shall I adjure thee that thou speak to me nothing but the truth in the name of LORD?

American Standard Version

And the king said to him, How many times shall I adjure thee that thou speak unto me nothing but the truth in the name of Jehovah?

Amplified

And the king said to him, How many times shall I warn you to tell nothing but the truth to me in the name of the Lord?

Bible in Basic English

And the king said to him, Have I not, again and again, put you on your oath to say nothing to me but what is true in the name of the Lord?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the king said to him, How many times shall I adjure thee that thou say nothing but the truth to me in the name of the LORD?

Julia Smith Translation

And the king will say to him, Even how many times do I cause thee to swear that thou wilt speak to me only the truth in the name of Jehovah?

King James 2000

And the king said to him, How many times shall I make you swear that you say nothing but the truth to me in the name of the LORD?

Lexham Expanded Bible

But the king said to him, "How many times shall I make you swear that you speak nothing except the truth in the name of Yahweh?"

Modern King James verseion

And the king said to him, How many times shall I warn you that you say nothing but the truth to me in the name of Jehovah?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But the king said to him, "How many times shall I adjure thee that thou say nothing but truth to me, in the name of the LORD?"

NET Bible

The king said to him, "How many times must I make you solemnly promise in the name of the Lord to tell me only the truth?"

New Heart English Bible

The king said to him, "How many times shall I adjure you that you speak to me nothing but the truth in the name of the LORD?"

The Emphasized Bible

Then the king said unto him, How many times, must, I, be putting thee on oath, - that thou speak unto me nothing but the truth in the name of Yahweh?

Webster

And the king said to him, How many times shall I adjure thee that thou say nothing but the truth to me in the name of the LORD?

World English Bible

The king said to him, "How many times shall I adjure you that you speak to me nothing but the truth in the name of Yahweh?"

Youngs Literal Translation

And the king saith unto him, 'How many times am I adjuring thee, that thou speak unto me only truth in the name of Jehovah?'

Interlinear

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

פּעמה פּעם 
Pa`am 
Usage: 118

שׁבע 
 
Usage: 186

thee that thou say
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

to me in the name
שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

Verse Info

Context Readings

Jehoshaphat's Alliance With Ahab

14 And he came to the king. And the king said to him, Micah, shall we go against Ramoth-Gilead to battle, or shall I forbear? And he said, Go ye up, and prosper; and they will be given into your hands. 15 And the king said to him, How many times shall I adjure thee that thou tell me nothing but truth in the name of Jehovah? 16 And he said, I saw all Israel scattered upon the mountains, as sheep that have no shepherd. And Jehovah said, These have no master: let them return every man to his house in peace.


Cross References

1 Samuel 14:24

But the men of Israel were distressed that day. Now Saul had adjured the people, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth food until evening, and until I am avenged on mine enemies. So none of the people tasted food.

1 Kings 22:16

And the king said to him, How many times shall I adjure thee that thou tell me nothing but truth in the name of Jehovah?

Matthew 26:63

But Jesus was silent. And the high priest answering said to him, I adjure thee by the living God that thou tell us if thou art the Christ the Son of God.

Mark 5:7

and crying with a loud voice he says, What have I to do with thee, Jesus, Son of the Most High God? I adjure thee by God, torment me not.

Acts 19:13

And certain of the Jewish exorcists also, who went about, took in hand to call upon those who had wicked spirits the name of the Lord Jesus, saying, I adjure you by Jesus, whom Paul preaches.

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