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1 Samuel 14:28

    1 Samuel 14:28 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then answered one of the people, and said, Thy father straitly charged the people with an oath, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth any food this day. And the people were faint.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then answered one of the people, and said, Your father straightly charged the people with an oath, saying, Cursed be the man that eats any food this day. And the people were faint.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Then answered one of the people, and said, Thy father straitly charged the people with an oath, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth food this day. And the people were faint.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then one of the people said to him, Your father put the people under an oath, saying, Let that man be cursed who takes any food this day. And the people were feeble, needing food.

    Webster's Revision

    Then answered one of the people, and said, Thy father straitly charged the people with an oath, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth food this day. And the people were faint.

    World English Bible

    Then one of the people answered, and said, "Your father directly commanded the people with an oath, saying, 'Cursed is the man who eats food this day.'" The people were faint.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Then answered one of the people, and said, Thy father straitly charged the people with an oath, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth food this day. And the people were faint.

    Definitions for 1 Samuel 14:28

    Charged - Burdened; weighed down.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Samuel 14:28

    And the people were faint - Read, "are faint," the words are part of the man's complaint.