New Living Translation
The man answered, "I happened to be on Mount Gilboa, and there was Saul leaning on his spear with the enemy chariots and charioteers closing in on him.
King James Bible
And the young man that told him said, As I happened by chance upon mount Gilboa, behold, Saul leaned upon his spear; and, lo, the chariots and horsemen followed hard after him.
Darby Bible Translation
And the young man that told him said, I happened by chance to be upon mount Gilboa, and behold, Saul leaned on his spear; and behold, the chariots and horsemen followed hard after him.
World English Bible
The young man who told him said, "As I happened by chance on Mount Gilboa, behold, Saul was leaning on his spear; and behold, the chariots and the horsemen followed hard after him.
Young's Literal Translation
And the youth who is declaring it to him saith, I happened to meet in mount Gilboa, and lo, Saul is leaning on his spear; and lo, the chariots and those possessing horses have followed him;
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Commentary2 Samuel 1:6 Parallel Commentaries
1 Samuel 28:4
The Philistines set up their camp at Shunem, and Saul gathered all the army of Israel and camped at Gilboa.
1 Samuel 31:1
Now the Philistines attacked Israel, and the men of Israel fled before them. Many were slaughtered on the slopes of Mount Gilboa.
1 Samuel 31:2
The Philistines closed in on Saul and his sons, and they killed three of his sons--Jonathan, Abinadab, and Malkishua.
1 Samuel 31:3
The fighting grew very fierce around Saul, and the Philistine archers caught up with him and wounded him severely.
1 Samuel 31:4
Saul groaned to his armor bearer, "Take your sword and kill me before these pagan Philistines come to run me through and taunt and torture me." But his armor bearer was afraid and would not do it. So Saul took his own sword and fell on it.
2 Samuel 1:5
"How do you know Saul and Jonathan are dead?" David demanded of the young man.
2 Samuel 1:7
When he turned and saw me, he cried out for me to come to him. 'How can I help?' I asked him.
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