1 Samuel 21:13
7760 [e]   13
way·yā·śem   13
וַיָּ֧שֶׂם   13
now took   13
V‑Hifil‑Perf‑3ms   13
1732 [e]
dā·wiḏ
דָּוִ֛ד
David
 
853 [e]
’eṯ-
אֶת־
 - 
 
1697 [e]
had·də·ḇā·rîm
הַדְּבָרִ֥ים
words
 
428 [e]
hā·’êl·leh
הָאֵ֖לֶּה
these
 
  
 

 
 
 3824 [e]
bil·ḇā·ḇōw;
בִּלְבָב֑וֹ
to heart
 
3372 [e]
way·yi·rā
וַיִּרָ֣א
and was afraid
 
3966 [e]
mə·’ōḏ,
מְאֹ֔ד
very much
 
6440 [e]
mip·pə·nê
מִפְּנֵ֖י
of
 
397 [e]
’ā·ḵîš
אָכִ֥ישׁ
Achish
 
4428 [e]
me·leḵ-
מֶֽלֶךְ־
the king
Conj‑w | V‑Qal‑ConsecImperf‑3ms
  
 
.
 
 
 1661 [e]
gaṯ.
גַּֽת׃
of Gath
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Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
so he pretended to be insane in their presence.  He acted like a madman around them,  scribbling on the doors of the gate and letting saliva run down his beard.

New American Standard Bible
So he disguised his sanity before them, and acted insanely in their hands, and scribbled on the doors of the gate, and let his saliva run down into his beard.

King James Bible
And he changed his behaviour before them, and feigned himself mad in their hands, and scrabbled on the doors of the gate, and let his spittle fall down upon his beard.


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International Standard Version
So David changed his behavior before them and acted like he was crazy in their presence. He scribbled on the doors of the gate, and let his saliva run down his beard.

American Standard Version
And he changed his behavior before them, and feigned himself mad in their hands, and scrabbled on the doors of the gate, and let his spittle fall down upon his beard.

Young's Literal Translation
and changeth his behaviour before their eyes, and feigneth himself mad in their hand, and scribbleth on the doors of the gate, and letteth down his spittle unto his beard.
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