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1 Samuel 2:31

    1 Samuel 2:31 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Behold, the days come, that I will cut off thine arm, and the arm of thy father's house, that there shall not be an old man in thine house.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Behold, the days come, that I will cut off your arm, and the arm of your father's house, that there shall not be an old man in your house.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Behold, the days come, that I will cut off thine arm, and the arm of thy father's house, that there shall not be an old man in thy house.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    See, the days are coming when your arm and the arm of your father's people will be cut off;

    Webster's Revision

    Behold, the days come, that I will cut off thine arm, and the arm of thy father's house, that there shall not be an old man in thy house.

    World English Bible

    Behold, the days come, that I will cut off your arm, and the arm of your father's house, that there shall not be an old man in your house.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Behold, the days come, that I will cut off thine arm, and the arm of thy father's house, that there shall not be an old man in thine house.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 2:31

    I will cut off thine arm - I will destroy the strength, power, and influence of thy family.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Samuel 2:31

    I will cut off thine arm ... - A strong phrase for breaking down the strength and power, of which the arm is the instrument in man (compare Zechariah 11:17). See 1 Samuel 2:33.