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1 Chronicles 11:17

    1 Chronicles 11:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And David longed, and said, Oh that one would give me drink of the water of the well of Bethlehem, that is at the gate!

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And David longed, and said, Oh that one would give me drink of the water of the well of Bethlehem, that is at the gate!

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And David longed, and said, Oh that one would give me water to drink of the well of Beth-lehem, which is by the gate!

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And David, moved by a strong desire, said, If only someone would give me a drink of the water from the water-hole of Beth-lehem by the doorway into the town!

    Webster's Revision

    And David longed, and said, Oh that one would give me water to drink of the well of Beth-lehem, which is by the gate!

    World English Bible

    David longed, and said, "Oh that one would give me water to drink of the well of Bethlehem, which is by the gate!"

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And David longed, and said, Oh that one would give me water to drink of the well of Beth-lehem, which is by the gate!

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Chronicles 11:17

    David longed - See the notes on 2 Samuel 23:15-17 (note).