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1 Samuel 10:16

    1 Samuel 10:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Saul said unto his uncle, He told us plainly that the asses were found. But of the matter of the kingdom, whereof Samuel spake, he told him not.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Saul said to his uncle, He told us plainly that the asses were found. But of the matter of the kingdom, whereof Samuel spoke, he told him not.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Saul said unto his uncle, He told us plainly that the asses were found. But concerning the matter of the kingdom, whereof Samuel spake, he told him not.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Saul, answering him, said, He gave us word that the asses had come back. But he said nothing to him of Samuel's words about the kingdom.

    Webster's Revision

    And Saul said unto his uncle, He told us plainly that the asses were found. But concerning the matter of the kingdom, whereof Samuel spake, he told him not.

    World English Bible

    Saul said to his uncle, "He told us plainly that the donkeys were found." But concerning the matter of the kingdom, of which Samuel spoke, he didn't tell him.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Saul said unto his uncle, He told us plainly that the asses were found. But concerning the matter of the kingdom, whereof Samuel spake, he told him not.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 10:16

    10:16 Told not - In obedience to Samuel, who obliged him to secrecy: and from an humble modesty.