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1 Samuel 26:11

    1 Samuel 26:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The LORD forbid that I should stretch forth mine hand against the LORD's anointed: but, I pray thee, take thou now the spear that is at his bolster, and the cruse of water, and let us go.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The LORD forbid that I should stretch forth my hand against the LORD's anointed: but, I pray you, take you now the spear that is at his bolster, and the cruse of water, and let us go.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Jehovah forbid that I should put forth my hand against Jehovah's anointed: but now take, I pray thee, the spear that is at his head, and the cruse of water, and let us go.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Never will my hand be stretched out against the man marked with the holy oil; but take the spear which is by his head and the vessel of water, and let us go.

    Webster's Revision

    Jehovah forbid that I should put forth my hand against Jehovah's anointed: but now take, I pray thee, the spear that is at his head, and the cruse of water, and let us go.

    World English Bible

    Yahweh forbid that I should put forth my hand against Yahweh's anointed; but now please take the spear that is at his head, and the jar of water, and let us go."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The LORD forbid that I should put forth mine hand against the LORD'S anointed: but now take, I pray thee, the spear that is at his head, and the cruse of water, and let us go.

    Definitions for 1 Samuel 26:11

    Bolster - Head-rest; pillow.
    Cruse - A pot.
    Let - To hinder or obstruct.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 26:11

    26:11 Take the spear - Which will shew where we have been, and what we could have done.