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2 Samuel 1:13

    2 Samuel 1:13 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And David said unto the young man that told him, Whence art thou? And he answered, I am the son of a stranger, an Amalekite.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And David said to the young man that told him, From where are you? And he answered, I am the son of a stranger, an Amalekite.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And David said unto the young man that told him, Whence art thou? And he answered, I am the son of a sojourner, an Amalekite.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And David said to the young man who had given him the news, Where do you come from? And he said, I am the son of a man from a strange land; I am an Amalekite.

    Webster's Revision

    And David said unto the young man that told him, Whence art thou? And he answered, I am the son of a sojourner, an Amalekite.

    World English Bible

    David said to the young man who told him, "Where are you from?" He answered, "I am the son of a foreigner, an Amalekite."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And David said unto the young man that told him, Whence art thou? And he answered, I am the son of a stranger, an Amalekite.

    Definitions for 2 Samuel 1:13

    Art - "Are"; second person singular.
    Whence - From where.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Samuel 1:13

    Whether David believed the Amalekite's story, or not, his anger was equally excited, and the fact that the young man was an Amalekite, was not calculated to calm or check it. That David's temper was hasty, we know from 1 Samuel 25:13, 1 Samuel 25:32-34.