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1 Samuel 1:6

    1 Samuel 1:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And her adversary also provoked her sore, for to make her fret, because the LORD had shut up her womb.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And her adversary also provoked her sore, for to make her fret, because the LORD had shut up her womb.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And her rival provoked her sore, to make her fret, because Jehovah had shut up her womb.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the other wife did everything possible to make her unhappy, because the Lord had not let her have children;

    Webster's Revision

    And her rival provoked her sore, to make her fret, because Jehovah had shut up her womb.

    World English Bible

    Her rival provoked her severely, to make her fret, because Yahweh had shut up her womb.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And her rival provoked her sore, for to make her fret, because the LORD had shut up her womb.

    Definitions for 1 Samuel 1:6

    Fret - To be grieved; troubled; displeased.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 1:6

    And her adversary - That is, Peninnah.

    Provoked her sore - Was constantly striving to irritate and vex her, to make her fret - to make her discontented with her lot, because the Lord had denied her children.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 1:6

    1:6 Her adversary - Peninnah: so her envy or jealousy made her though so nearly related.