New International Version
So the king of Israel called one of his officials and said, "Bring Micaiah son of Imlah at once."
King James Bible
Then the king of Israel called an officer, and said, Hasten hither Micaiah the son of Imlah.
Darby Bible Translation
Then the king of Israel called a chamberlain, and said, Fetch quickly Micah the son of Imlah.
World English Bible
Then the king of Israel called an officer, and said, "Quickly get Micaiah the son of Imlah."
Young's Literal Translation
And the king of Israel calleth unto a certain eunuch, and saith, 'Hasten Micaiah son of Imlah.'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The king of Israel called an officer - סריס saris, literally a eunuch; probably a foreigner, for it was not lawful to disgrace an Israelite by reducing him to such a state.
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officer. or, eunuch
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1 Kings 22:8
The king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, "There is still one prophet through whom we can inquire of the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king should not say such a thing," Jehoshaphat replied.
1 Kings 22:10
Dressed in their royal robes, the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat king of Judah were sitting on their thrones at the threshing floor by the entrance of the gate of Samaria, with all the prophets prophesying before them.
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