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1 Samuel 15:19

    1 Samuel 15:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Wherefore then didst thou not obey the voice of the LORD, but didst fly upon the spoil, and didst evil in the sight of the LORD?

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Why then did you not obey the voice of the LORD, but did fly on the spoil, and did evil in the sight of the LORD?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Wherefore then didst thou not obey the voice of Jehovah, but didst fly upon the spoil, and didst that which was evil in the sight of Jehovah?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Why then did you not do the orders of the Lord, but by violently taking their goods did evil in the eyes of the Lord?

    Webster's Revision

    Wherefore then didst thou not obey the voice of Jehovah, but didst fly upon the spoil, and didst that which was evil in the sight of Jehovah?

    World English Bible

    Why then didn't you obey the voice of Yahweh, but took the spoils, and did that which was evil in the sight of Yahweh?"

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    wherefore then didst thou not obey the voice of the LORD, but didst fly upon the spoil, and didst that which was evil in the sight of the LORD?

    Definitions for 1 Samuel 15:19

    Spoil - Booty; prey.
    Wherefore - Why?; for what reason?; for what cause?