1-samuel 20 :8

1-samuel 20 :8 Translations

King James Version (KJV)

Therefore you shall deal kindly with your servant; for you have brought your servant into a covenant of the LORD with you: notwithstanding, if there be in me iniquity, slay me yourself; for why should you bring me to your father?

American King James Version (AKJV)

Therefore you shall deal kindly with your servant; for you have brought your servant into a covenant of the LORD with you: notwithstanding, if there be in me iniquity, slay me yourself; for why should you bring me to your father?

American Standard Version (ASV)

Therefore deal kindly with thy servant; for thou hast brought thy servant into a covenant of Jehovah with thee: but if there be in me iniquity, slay me thyself; for why shouldest thou bring me to thy father?

Basic English Translation (BBE)

So, then, be kind to your servant; for you have been united with your servant in an agreement made before the Lord: but if there is any wrongdoing in me, put me to death yourself; why take me to your father?

Webster's Revision

Therefore thou shalt deal kindly with thy servant; for thou hast brought thy servant into a covenant of the LORD with thee: notwithstanding, if there is in me iniquity, slay me thyself; for why shouldst thou bring me to thy father?

World English Bible

Therefore deal kindly with your servant; for you have brought your servant into a covenant of Yahweh with you: but if there be in me iniquity, kill me yourself; for why should you bring me to your father?"

English Revised Version (ERV)

Therefore deal kindly with thy servant; for thou hast brought thy servant into a covenant of the LORD with thee: but if there be in me iniquity, slay me thyself; for why shouldest thou bring me to thy father?

Definitions for 1-samuel 20 :8

Iniquity - Sin; wickedness; evil.

Clarke's Commentary on 1-samuel 20 :8

If there be in me iniquity - If thou seest that I am plotting either against the state, or the life of thy father, then slay me thyself.

Barnes's Commentary on 1-samuel 20 :8

Wesley's Commentary on 1-samuel 20 :8

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