Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And he said to them, What manner of man was he that came up to meet you, and told you these words?

New American Standard Bible

He said to them, “What kind of man was he who came up to meet you and spoke these words to you?”

King James Version

And he said unto them, What manner of man was he which came up to meet you, and told you these words?

Holman Bible

The king asked them, “What sort of man came up to meet you and spoke those words to you?”

International Standard Version

He told them, "Describe the man who met you and told you these things."

A Conservative Version

And he said to them, What manner of man was he who came up to meet you, and told you these words?

American Standard Version

And he said unto them, What manner of man was he that came up to meet you, and told you these words?

Amplified

The king asked them, “What was the appearance of the man who came up to meet you and said these things to you?”

Bible in Basic English

And he said to them, What sort of a man was it who came and said these words to you?

Julia Smith Translation

And he will speak to them, What the judgment of the man who came up to your meeting, and he will speak to you these words?

King James 2000

And he said unto them, What manner of man was he who came up to meet you, and told you these words?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then he spoke to them, "What [was] the manner of the man who came up to meet you and spoke to you all these things?"

Modern King James verseion

And he said to them, What kind of man was he who came up to meet you and told you these words?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said to them, "What manner a man was that which met you and told you these words?"

NET Bible

The king asked them, "Describe the appearance of this man who came up to meet you and told you these things."

New Heart English Bible

He said to them, "What kind of man was he who came up to meet you, and told you these words?"

The Emphasized Bible

And he said unto them, What was the manner of the man who came up to meet you, - and spake unto you these words?

Webster

And he said to them, What manner of man was he who came up to meet you, and told you these words?

World English Bible

He said to them, "What kind of man was he who came up to meet you, and told you these words?"

Youngs Literal Translation

And he saith unto them, 'What is the fashion of the man who hath come up to meet you, and speaketh unto you these words?'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And he said
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

of man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

was he which came up
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

to meet
קראה 
Qir'ah 
Usage: 99

you, and told
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

References

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Verse Info

Context Readings

Elijah And The Messengers Of Ahaziah

6 And they said unto him, A man came up to meet us, and said to us, Go, return to the king that sent you and say to him, Thus saith Jehovah: Is it because there is not a God in Israel, that thou sendest to inquire of Baal-zebub the god of Ekron? therefore thou shalt not come down from the bed on which thou art gone up, but shalt certainly die. 7 And he said to them, What manner of man was he that came up to meet you, and told you these words? 8 And they said to him, He was a man in a hairy garment, and girt with a girdle of leather about his loins. And he said, It is Elijah the Tishbite.


Cross References

Judges 8:18

Then he said to Zebah and Zalmun'na, "Where are the men whom you slew at Tabor?" They answered, "As you are, so were they, every one of them; they resembled the sons of a king."

1 Samuel 28:14

And he said to her, What is his form? And she said, An old man comes up; and he is covered with a mantle. And Saul knew that it was Samuel, and he stooped with his face to the ground, and bowed himself.

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