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1 Samuel 15:7

    1 Samuel 15:7 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Saul smote the Amalekites from Havilah until thou comest to Shur, that is over against Egypt.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Saul smote the Amalekites from Havilah until you come to Shur, that is over against Egypt.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Saul smote the Amalekites, from Havilah as thou goest to Shur, that is before Egypt.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Saul made an attack on the Amalekites from Havilah on the road to Shur, which is before Egypt.

    Webster's Revision

    And Saul smote the Amalekites, from Havilah as thou goest to Shur, that is before Egypt.

    World English Bible

    Saul struck the Amalekites, from Havilah as you go to Shur, that is before Egypt.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Saul Smote the Amalekites, from Havilah as thou goest to Shur, that is before Egypt.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 15:7

    From Havilah - to Shur - From Pelusium in Egypt, unto the Red Sea. - Josephus. But Havilah lay eastward from the Red Sea; the Amalekites lay between this and the way to Egypt towards Shur.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Samuel 15:7

    The district here described would stretch from Havilah on the extreme east to Shur, either near Suez, or further north on the coast road from Gaza to Egypt.