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1 Samuel 24:1

    1 Samuel 24:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And it came to pass, when Saul was returned from following the Philistines, that it was told him, saying, Behold, David is in the wilderness of Engedi.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And it came to pass, when Saul was returned from following the Philistines, that it was told him, saying, Behold, David is in the wilderness of Engedi.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And it came to pass, when Saul was returned from following the Philistines, that it was told him, saying, Behold, David is in the wilderness of En-gedi.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now when Saul came back from fighting the Philistines, news was given him that David was in the waste land of En-gedi.

    Webster's Revision

    And it came to pass, when Saul was returned from following the Philistines, that it was told him, saying, Behold, David is in the wilderness of En-gedi.

    World English Bible

    It happened, when Saul was returned from following the Philistines, that it was told him, saying, "Behold, David is in the wilderness of En Gedi."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And it came to pass, when Saul was returned from following the Philistines, that it was told him, saying, Behold, David is in the wilderness of En-gedi.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 24:1

    Saul was returned - It is very probable that it was only a small marauding party that had made an excursion in the Israelitish borders, and this invasion was soon suppressed.