New American Standard Bible
Then a cry passed throughout the army close to sunset, saying, "Every man to his city and every man to his country."
King James Bible
And there went a proclamation throughout the host about the going down of the sun, saying, Every man to his city, and every man to his own country.
Darby Bible Translation
And there went the cry throughout the host at the going down of the sun, saying, Every man to his city, and every man to his own country!
World English Bible
A cry went throughout the army about the going down of the sun, saying, "Every man to his city, and every man to his country!"
Young's Literal Translation
and he causeth the cry to pass over through the camp, at the going in of the sun, saying, 'Each unto his city, and each unto his land.'
1 Kings 22:36 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
About the going down of the sun - i. e. as soon as Ahab was dead. The abandonment of the expedition and dispersion of the army on the death of the king is thoroughly Oriental.
The Septuagint version reads 1 Kings 22:36-37, "Every man to his city, and every man to his own country, for the king is dead: And they came to Samaria," etc.
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1 Kings 22:35
The battle raged that day, and the king was propped up in his chariot in front of the Arameans, and died at evening, and the blood from the wound ran into the bottom of the chariot.
1 Kings 22:37
So the king died and was brought to Samaria, and they buried the king in Samaria.
2 Kings 14:12
Judah was defeated by Israel, and they fled each to his tent.
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