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1 Samuel 31:1

    1 Samuel 31:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now the Philistines fought against Israel: and the men of Israel fled from before the Philistines, and fell down slain in mount Gilboa.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now the Philistines fought against Israel: and the men of Israel fled from before the Philistines, and fell down slain in mount Gilboa.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now the Philistines fought against Israel: and the men of Israel fled from before the Philistines, and fell down slain in mount Gilboa.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now the Philistines were fighting against Israel: and the men of Israel went in flight before the Philistines, falling down wounded in Mount Gilboa.

    Webster's Revision

    Now the Philistines fought against Israel: and the men of Israel fled from before the Philistines, and fell down slain in mount Gilboa.

    World English Bible

    Now the Philistines fought against Israel: and the men of Israel fled from before the Philistines, and fell down slain on Mount Gilboa.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now the Philistines fought against Israel: and the men of Israel fled from before the Philistines, and fell down slain in mount Gilboa.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 31:1

    Now the Philistines fought - This is the continuation of the account given in 1 Samuel 29:1-11.

    The men of Israel fled - It seems as if they were thrown into confusion at the first onset, and turned their backs upon their enemies.