New International Version
He fought valiantly and defeated the Amalekites, delivering Israel from the hands of those who had plundered them.
King James Bible
And he gathered an host, and smote the Amalekites, and delivered Israel out of the hands of them that spoiled them.
Darby Bible Translation
And he did valiantly, and smote the Amalekites, and delivered Israel out of the hands of their spoilers.
World English Bible
He did valiantly, and struck the Amalekites, and delivered Israel out of the hands of those who despoiled them.
Young's Literal Translation
And he maketh a force, and smiteth Amalek, and delivereth Israel out of the hand of its spoiler.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Smote the Amalekites - This war is mentioned in the following chapter.
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gathered an host. or, wrought mightily
LibraryThe Roman Pilgrimage: the Miracles which were Wrought in It.
[Sidenote: 1139] 33. (20). It seemed to him, however, that one could not go on doing these things with sufficient security without the authority of the Apostolic See; and for that reason he determined to set out for Rome, and most of all because the metropolitan see still lacked, and from the beginning had lacked, the use of the pall, which is the fullness of honour. And it seemed good in his eyes that the church for which he had laboured so much should acquire, by his zeal and labour, …
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1 Samuel 15:3
Now go, attack the Amalekites and totally destroy all that belongs to them. Do not spare them; put to death men and women, children and infants, cattle and sheep, camels and donkeys.'"
1 Samuel 15:7
Then Saul attacked the Amalekites all the way from Havilah to Shur, near the eastern border of Egypt.
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