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1 Samuel 19:12

    1 Samuel 19:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    So Michal let David down through a window: and he went, and fled, and escaped.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    So Michal let David down through a window: and he went, and fled, and escaped.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    So Michal let David down through the window: and he went, and fled, and escaped.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So Michal let David down through the window, and he went in flight and got away.

    Webster's Revision

    So Michal let David down through the window: and he went, and fled, and escaped.

    World English Bible

    So Michal let David down through the window. He went, fled, and escaped.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    So Michal let David down through the window: and he went, and fled, and escaped;

    Definitions for 1 Samuel 19:12

    Let - To hinder or obstruct.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 19:12

    Let David down through a window - As Saul's messengers were sent to David's house to watch him, they would naturally guard the gate, or lie in wait in that place by which David would come out. Michal, seeing this let him down to the ground through a window probably at the back part of the house; and there being neither entrance nor issue that way, the liers in wait were easily eluded.