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1 Kings 1:14

    1 Kings 1:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Behold, while thou yet talkest there with the king, I also will come in after thee, and confirm thy words.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Behold, while you yet talk there with the king, I also will come in after you, and confirm your words.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Behold, while thou yet talkest there with the king, I also will come in after thee, and confirm thy words.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And while you are still talking there with the king, see, I will come in after you and say that your story is true.

    Webster's Revision

    Behold, while thou yet talkest there with the king, I also will come in after thee, and confirm thy words.

    World English Bible

    Behold, while you yet talk there with the king, I also will come in after you, and confirm your words."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Behold, while thou yet talkest there with the king, I also will come in after thee, and confirm thy words.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Kings 1:14

    Confirm thy words - "Establish" them, by giving a second testimony. Nathan thinks it best to move David's affections first through Bath-sheba, before he comes in to discuss the matter as one of state policy, and to take the king's orders upon it.