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1 Samuel 2:21

    1 Samuel 2:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the LORD visited Hannah, so that she conceived, and bare three sons and two daughters. And the child Samuel grew before the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the LORD visited Hannah, so that she conceived, and bore three sons and two daughters. And the child Samuel grew before the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Jehovah visited Hannah, and she conceived, and bare three sons and two daughters. And the child Samuel grew before Jehovah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the Lord had mercy on Hannah and she gave birth to three sons and two daughters. And the young Samuel became older before the Lord.

    Webster's Revision

    And Jehovah visited Hannah, and she conceived, and bare three sons and two daughters. And the child Samuel grew before Jehovah.

    World English Bible

    Yahweh visited Hannah, and she conceived, and bore three sons and two daughters. The child Samuel grew before Yahweh.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the LORD visited Hannah, and she conceived, and bare three sons and two daughters. And the child Samuel grew before the LORD.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Samuel 2:21

    See the marginal references. The words "before the" Lord have special reference to his residence at the tabernacle.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 2:21

    2:21 Grew - Not only in age and stature; but especially in wisdom and goodness. Before the Lord - Not only before men, who might he deceived, but in the presence and judgment of the all - seeing God.