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1 Samuel 24:5

    1 Samuel 24:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And it came to pass afterward, that David's heart smote him, because he had cut off Saul's skirt.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And it came to pass afterward, that David's heart smote him, because he had cut off Saul's skirt.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And it came to pass afterward, that David's heart smote him, because he had cut off Saul's skirt.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And later, David was full of regret for cutting off Saul's skirt.

    Webster's Revision

    And it came to pass afterward, that David's heart smote him, because he had cut off Saul's skirt.

    World English Bible

    It happened afterward, that David's heart struck him, because he had cut off Saul's skirt.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And it came to pass afterward, that David's heart smote him because he had cut off Saul's skirt.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Samuel 24:5

    David's heart smote him - He thought the action inconsistent with the respect which he owed to the king.