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1 Samuel 20:33

    1 Samuel 20:33 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Saul cast a javelin at him to smite him: whereby Jonathan knew that it was determined of his father to slay David.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Saul cast a javelin at him to smite him: whereby Jonathan knew that it was determined of his father to slay David.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Saul cast his spear at him to smite him; whereby Jonathan knew that is was determined of his father to put David to death.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Saul, pointing his spear at him, made an attempt to give him a wound: from which it was clear to Jonathan that his father's purpose was to put David to death.

    Webster's Revision

    And Saul cast his spear at him to smite him; whereby Jonathan knew that is was determined of his father to put David to death.

    World English Bible

    Saul cast his spear at him to strike him. By this Jonathan knew that his father was determined to put David to death.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Saul cast his spear at him to smite him: whereby Jonathan knew that it was determined of his father to put David to death.

    Definitions for 1 Samuel 20:33

    Cast - Worn-out; old; cast-off.
    Smite - To strike; beat.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 20:33

    20:33 To smite him - Saul seemed to be in great care, that Jonathan should be established in his kingdom: and now he himself aims at his life! What fools, what worse than savage beasts does anger make.