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1 Samuel 17:48

    1 Samuel 17:48 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And it came to pass, when the Philistine arose, and came, and drew nigh to meet David, that David hastened, and ran toward the army to meet the Philistine.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And it came to pass, when the Philistine arose, and came, and drew near to meet David, that David hastened, and ran toward the army to meet the Philistine.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And it came to pass, when the Philistine arose, and came and drew nigh to meet David, that David hastened, and ran toward the army to meet the Philistine.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now when the Philistine made a move and came near to David, David quickly went at a run in the direction of the army, meeting the Philistine face to face.

    Webster's Revision

    And it came to pass, when the Philistine arose, and came and drew nigh to meet David, that David hastened, and ran toward the army to meet the Philistine.

    World English Bible

    It happened, when the Philistine arose, and came and drew near to meet David, that David hurried, and ran toward the army to meet the Philistine.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And it came to pass, when the Philistine arose, and came and drew nigh to meet David, that David hastened, and ran toward the army to meet the Philistine.

    Definitions for 1 Samuel 17:48

    Meet - Agreeable; fit; proper.
    Nigh - Near.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 17:48

    The Philistine arose - This was an end of the parley; the Philistine came forward to meet David, and David on his part ran forward to meet the Philistine.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 17:48

    17:48 Drew nigh - Like a stalking mountain. Ran - So far was he from fear!