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1 Samuel 2:34

    1 Samuel 2:34 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And this shall be a sign unto thee, that shall come upon thy two sons, on Hophni and Phinehas; in one day they shall die both of them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And this shall be a sign to you, that shall come on your two sons, on Hophni and Phinehas; in one day they shall die both of them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And this shall be the sign unto thee, that shall come upon thy two sons, on Hophni and Phinehas: in one day they shall die both of them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And this will be the sign to you, which will come on Hophni and Phinehas, your sons; death will overtake them on the same day.

    Webster's Revision

    And this shall be the sign unto thee, that shall come upon thy two sons, on Hophni and Phinehas: in one day they shall die both of them.

    World English Bible

    "'This shall be the sign to you, that shall come on your two sons, on Hophni and Phinehas: in one day they shall both die.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And this shall be the sign unto thee, that shall come upon thy two sons, on Hophni and Phinehas; in one day they shall die both of them.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 2:34

    They shall die both of them - Hophni and Phinehas were both killed very shortly after in the great battle with the Philistines in which the Israelites were completely routed, and the ark taken. See 1 Samuel 4:1-11.