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1 Samuel 17:3

    1 Samuel 17:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the Philistines stood on a mountain on the one side, and Israel stood on a mountain on the other side: and there was a valley between them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the Philistines stood on a mountain on the one side, and Israel stood on a mountain on the other side: and there was a valley between them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the Philistines stood on the mountain on the one side, and Israel stood on the mountain on the other side: and there was a valley between them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The Philistines were stationed on the mountain on one side and Israel on the mountain on the other side: and there was a valley between them.

    Webster's Revision

    And the Philistines stood on the mountain on the one side, and Israel stood on the mountain on the other side: and there was a valley between them.

    World English Bible

    The Philistines stood on the mountain on the one side, and Israel stood on the mountain on the other side: and there was a valley between them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the Philistines stood on the mountain on the one side, and Israel stood on the mountain on the other side: and there was a valley between them.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 17:3

    The Philistines stood on a mountain - These were two eminences or hills, from which they could see and talk with each other.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Samuel 17:3

    (In the middle of the broad open valley 1 Samuel 17:2 is a deep trench 1 Samuel 17:3 with vertical sides, a valley within a valley: the sides and bed of the trench are strewn with water-worn pebbles. (Conder.))