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1 Samuel 1:21

    1 Samuel 1:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the man Elkanah, and all his house, went up to offer unto the LORD the yearly sacrifice, and his vow.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the man Elkanah, and all his house, went up to offer to the LORD the yearly sacrifice, and his vow.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the man Elkanah, and all his house, went up to offer unto Jehovah the yearly sacrifice, and his vow.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the man Elkanah with all his family went up to make the year's offering to the Lord, and to give effect to his oath.

    Webster's Revision

    And the man Elkanah, and all his house, went up to offer unto Jehovah the yearly sacrifice, and his vow.

    World English Bible

    The man Elkanah, and all his house, went up to offer to Yahweh the yearly sacrifice, and his vow.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the man Elkanah, and all his house, went up to offer unto the LORD the yearly sacrifice, and his vow.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 1:21

    The man Elkanah and all his house - He and the whole of his family, Hannah and her child excepted, who purposed not to go up to Shiloh till her son was old enough to be employed in the Divine service.

    And his vow - Probably he had also made some vow to the Lord on the occasion of his wife's prayer and vow; in which, from his love to her. he could not be less interested than herself.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 1:21

    1:21 His house - Hannah only and her child excepted. His vow - By which it appears, though it was not expressed before, that he heard and consented to her vow, and that he added a vow of his own, if God answered his prayers.