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1 Samuel 8:19

    1 Samuel 8:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Nevertheless the people refused to obey the voice of Samuel; and they said, Nay; but we will have a king over us;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Nevertheless the people refused to obey the voice of Samuel; and they said, No; but we will have a king over us;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    But the people refused to hearken unto the voice of Samuel; and they said, Nay: but we will have a king over us,

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But the people gave no attention to the voice of Samuel; and they said, No, but we will have a king over us,

    Webster's Revision

    But the people refused to hearken unto the voice of Samuel; and they said, Nay: but we will have a king over us,

    World English Bible

    But the people refused to listen to the voice of Samuel; and they said, "No; but we will have a king over us,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    But the people refused to hearken unto the voice of Samuel; and they said, Nay; but we will have a king over us;

    Definitions for 1 Samuel 8:19

    Nay - No.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 8:19

    The people refused to obey - They would have the king, his manner and all, notwithstanding the solemn warning which they here receive.