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1 Samuel 18:5

    1 Samuel 18:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And David went out whithersoever Saul sent him, and behaved himself wisely: and Saul set him over the men of war, and he was accepted in the sight of all the people, and also in the sight of Saul's servants.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And David went out wherever Saul sent him, and behaved himself wisely: and Saul set him over the men of war, and he was accepted in the sight of all the people, and also in the sight of Saul's servants.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And David went out whithersoever Saul sent him, and behaved himself wisely: and Saul set him over the men of war, and it was good in the sight of all the people, and also in the sight of Saul's servants.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And David went wherever Saul sent him, and did wisely: and Saul put him at the head of his men of war, and this was pleasing to all the people as well as to Saul's servants.

    Webster's Revision

    And David went out whithersoever Saul sent him, and behaved himself wisely: and Saul set him over the men of war, and it was good in the sight of all the people, and also in the sight of Saul's servants.

    World English Bible

    David went out wherever Saul sent him, [and] behaved himself wisely: and Saul set him over the men of war, and it was good in the sight of all the people, and also in the sight of Saul's servants.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And David went out whithersoever Saul sent him, and behaved himself wisely: and Saul set him over the men of war, and it was good in the sight of all the people, and also in the sight of Saul's servants.

    Definitions for 1 Samuel 18:5

    Whithersoever - Wherever.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 18:5

    Set him over the men of war - Made him generalissimo; or what we would call field marshal.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 18:5

    18:5 Went - Upon military expeditions, of which that word is often used.