King James Version
Then he found another man, and said, Smite me, I pray thee. And the man smote him, so that in smiting he wounded him.
Darby Bible Translation
Then he found another man, and said, Smite me, I pray thee. And the man smote him violently, and wounded him.
World English Bible
Then he found another man, and said, "Please strike me." The man struck him, smiting and wounding him.
Young's Literal Translation
And he findeth another man, and saith, 'Smite me, I pray thee;' and the man smiteth him, smiting and wounding,
1 Kings 20:37 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
so that...: Heb. smiting and wounding
Then he found another man, and said, Smite me, I pray thee. And the man smote him, so that in smiting he wounded him.1 Kings 20:37 Parallel Commentaries
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The question which here above all engages our attention, and requires to be answered, is this: Whether that which is reported in these chapters did, or did not, actually and outwardly take place. The history of the inquiries connected with this question is found most fully in Marckius's "Diatribe de uxore fornicationum," Leyden, 1696, reprinted in the Commentary on the Minor Prophets by the same author. The various views may be divided into three classes. 1. It is maintained by very many interpreters, …
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Nature of the Renderings
1 Kings 20:36
Then said he unto him, Because thou hast not obeyed the voice of the LORD, behold, as soon as thou art departed from me, a lion shall slay thee. And as soon as he was departed from him, a lion found him, and slew him.
1 Kings 20:38
So the prophet departed, and waited for the king by the way, and disguised himself with ashes upon his face.
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