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1 Samuel 14:44

    1 Samuel 14:44 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Saul answered, God do so and more also: for thou shalt surely die, Jonathan.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Saul answered, God do so and more also: for you shall surely die, Jonathan.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Saul said, God do so and more also; for thou shalt surely die, Jonathan.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Saul said, May God's punishment be on me if death is not your fate, Jonathan.

    Webster's Revision

    And Saul said, God do so and more also; for thou shalt surely die, Jonathan.

    World English Bible

    Saul said, "God do so and more also; for you shall surely die, Jonathan."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Saul said, God do so and more also: for thou shalt surely die, Jonathan.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 14:44

    And Saul answered - thou shalt surely die, Jonathan - To save thy rash oath! So must John Baptist's head be taken off at the desire of an impure woman, because a Herod had sworn to give her whatever she might request! Unfeeling brute! However, the king was Judge. But what said the people, who were the Jury?

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 14:44

    14:44 For thou, and c - We have no proof, that Saul did not act in this whole affair from a real fear of God.