Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Asahel pursued Abner and did not turn to the right or to the left from following Abner.

King James Version

And Asahel pursued after Abner; and in going he turned not to the right hand nor to the left from following Abner.

Holman Bible

He chased Abner and did not turn to the right or the left in his pursuit of him.

International Standard Version

So Asahel ran straight after Abner, following him.

A Conservative Version

And Asahel pursued after Abner, and in going he turned not to the right hand nor to the left from following Abner.

American Standard Version

And Asahel pursued after Abner; and in going he turned not to the right hand nor to the left from following Abner.

Amplified

Asahel pursued Abner, and as he ran he turned not to the right hand or to the left from following Abner.

Bible in Basic English

Asahel went running after Abner, not turning to the right or to the left.

Darby Translation

And Asahel pursued after Abner; and in going he turned not to the right hand nor to the left from behind Abner.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Asahel pursued after Abner, and in going he turned not to the right hand nor to the left from following Abner.

Julia Smith Translation

And Asahel will pursue after Abner; and he turned not to the right or to the left from after Abner.

King James 2000

And Asahel pursued after Abner; and in going he turned not to the right hand nor to the left from following Abner.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So Asahel pursued Abner, and he did not turn aside to the right or to the left from going after Abner.

Modern King James verseion

And Asahel ran after Abner, and in going he did not turn to the right hand nor to the left from following Abner.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and followed after Abner and turned neither to the righthand nor to the left from Abner.

NET Bible

Asahel chased Abner, without turning to the right or to the left as he followed Abner.

New Heart English Bible

Asahel pursued after Abner; and in going he did not turn to the right hand nor to the left from following Abner.

The Emphasized Bible

And Asahel pursued Abner, - and turned not, in going, to the right hand or to the left, from pursuing Abner.

Webster

And Asahel pursued after Abner; and in going he turned not to the right hand nor to the left from following Abner.

World English Bible

Asahel pursued after Abner; and in going he didn't turn to the right hand nor to the left from following Abner.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Asahel pursueth after Abner, and hath not turned aside to go to the right or to the left, from after Abner.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עשׂהאל 
`Asah'el 
Usage: 18

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

אבינר אבנר 
'Abner 
Usage: 63

and in going
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

not to the right hand
ימין 
Yamiyn 
Usage: 139

nor to the left
שׂמאל שׂמאול 
S@mo'wl 
Usage: 54

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

References

Context Readings

The Battle Of Gibeon

18 Now the three sons of Zeruiah were there, Joab and Abishai and Asahel; and Asahel was as swift-footed as one of the gazelles which is in the field. 19 Asahel pursued Abner and did not turn to the right or to the left from following Abner. 20 Then Abner looked behind him and said, "Is that you, Asahel?" And he answered, "It is I."



Cross References

Joshua 1:7

"Only be strong and very courageous; be careful to do according to all the law which Moses My servant commanded you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, so that you may have success wherever you go.

Joshua 23:6

"Be very firm, then, to keep and do all that is written in the book of the law of Moses, so that you may not turn aside from it to the right hand or to the left,

2 Samuel 2:21

So Abner said to him, "Turn to your right or to your left, and take hold of one of the young men for yourself, and take for yourself his spoil." But Asahel was not willing to turn aside from following him.

2 Kings 22:2

He did right in the sight of the LORD and walked in all the way of his father David, nor did he turn aside to the right or to the left.

Proverbs 4:27

Do not turn to the right nor to the left; Turn your foot from evil.



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