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1 Samuel 30:12

    1 Samuel 30:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And they gave him a piece of a cake of figs, and two clusters of raisins: and when he had eaten, his spirit came again to him: for he had eaten no bread, nor drunk any water, three days and three nights.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And they gave him a piece of a cake of figs, and two clusters of raisins: and when he had eaten, his spirit came again to him: for he had eaten no bread, nor drunk any water, three days and three nights.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And they gave him a piece of a cake of figs, and two clusters of raisins: and when he had eaten, his spirit came again to him; for he had eaten no bread, nor drunk any water, three days and three nights.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And they gave him part of a cake of figs and some dry grapes; and after the food, his spirit came back to him, for he had had no food or drink for three days and nights.

    Webster's Revision

    And they gave him a piece of a cake of figs, and two clusters of raisins: and when he had eaten, his spirit came again to him; for he had eaten no bread, nor drunk any water, three days and three nights.

    World English Bible

    They gave him a piece of a cake of figs, and two clusters of raisins. when he had eaten, his spirit came again to him; for he had eaten no bread, nor drunk any water, three days and three nights.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And they gave him a piece of a cake of figs, and two clusters of raisins; and when he had eaten, his spirit came again to him: for he had eaten no bread, nor drunk any water, three days and three nights.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 30:12

    A cake of figs - See on 1 Samuel 25:18 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Samuel 30:12

    Three days and three nights - Indicating that at least so long a time had elapsed since the sack of Ziklag.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 30:12

    30:12 Three days and nights - One whole day and part of two others, as appears from the next verse , where he saith, three days ago I fell sick, but in the Hebrew it is, this is the third day since I fell sick.