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1 Kings 2:40

    1 Kings 2:40 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Shimei arose, and saddled his ass, and went to Gath to Achish to seek his servants: and Shimei went, and brought his servants from Gath.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Shimei arose, and saddled his ass, and went to Gath to Achish to seek his servants: and Shimei went, and brought his servants from Gath.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Shimei arose, and saddled his ass, and went to Gath to Achish, to seek his servants; and Shimei went, and brought his servants from Gath.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then Shimei got up, and making ready his ass, he went to Gath, to Achish, in search of his servants; and he sent and got them from Gath.

    Webster's Revision

    And Shimei arose, and saddled his ass, and went to Gath to Achish, to seek his servants; and Shimei went, and brought his servants from Gath.

    World English Bible

    Shimei arose, and saddled his donkey, and went to Gath to Achish, to seek his servants; and Shimei went, and brought his servants from Gath.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Shimei arose, and saddled his ass, and went to Gath to Achish, to seek his servants: and Shimei went, and brought his servants from Gath.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Kings 2:40

    And Shimei - went to Gath - It is astonishing that with his eyes wide open he would thus run into the jaws of death.