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1 Samuel 9:23

    1 Samuel 9:23 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Samuel said unto the cook, Bring the portion which I gave thee, of which I said unto thee, Set it by thee.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Samuel said to the cook, Bring the portion which I gave you, of which I said to you, Set it by you.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Samuel said unto the cook, Bring the portion which I gave thee, of which I said unto thee, Set it by thee.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Samuel said to the cook, Give me that part which I gave you orders to keep by you.

    Webster's Revision

    And Samuel said unto the cook, Bring the portion which I gave thee, of which I said unto thee, Set it by thee.

    World English Bible

    Samuel said to the cook, "Bring the portion which I gave you, of which I said to you, 'Set it aside.'"

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Samuel said unto the cook, Bring the portion which I gave thee, of which I said unto thee, Set it by thee.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 9:23

    Said unto the cook - טבח tabbach, here rendered cook; the singular of טבחות tabbachoth, female cooks, 1 Samuel 8:13, from the root tabach, to slay or butcher. Probably the butcher is here meant.