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1 Samuel 2:26

    1 Samuel 2:26 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the child Samuel grew on, and was in favour both with the LORD, and also with men.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the child Samuel grew on, and was in favor both with the LORD, and also with men.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the child Samuel grew on, and increased in favor both with Jehovah, and also with men.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the young Samuel, becoming older, had the approval of the Lord and of men.

    Webster's Revision

    And the child Samuel grew on, and increased in favor both with Jehovah, and also with men.

    World English Bible

    The child Samuel grew on, and increased in favor both with Yahweh, and also with men.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the child Samuel grew on, and was in favour both with the LORD, and also with men.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Samuel 2:26

    And the child Samuel ... - The account of our Lord's growth Luke 2:52 is very similar; "And Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and man." The literal version of the passage before us is, "The child Samuel advanced and grew and was good (or acceptable), both with the Lord, and also with men."