1 Samuel 18:16
Modern Translations
New International Version
But all Israel and Judah loved David, because he led them in their campaigns.

New Living Translation
But all Israel and Judah loved David because he was so successful at leading his troops into battle.

English Standard Version
But all Israel and Judah loved David, for he went out and came in before them.

Berean Study Bible
But all Israel and Judah loved David, because he was leading them out to battle and back.

New American Standard Bible
But all Israel and Judah loved David, for he would go out to battle and return before them.

NASB 1995
But all Israel and Judah loved David, and he went out and came in before them.

NASB 1977
But all Israel and Judah loved David, and he went out and came in before them.

Amplified Bible
But all Israel and Judah loved David, because he publicly associated with them.

Christian Standard Bible
But all Israel and Judah loved David because he was leading their troops.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But all Israel and Judah loved David because he was leading their troops.

Contemporary English Version
But everyone else in Judah and Israel was loyal to David, because he led the army in battle.

Good News Translation
But everyone in Israel and Judah loved David because he was such a successful leader.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Everyone in Israel and Judah loved David, because he led them in and out [of battle].

International Standard Version
But all Israel and Judah loved David because he led them in battle.

NET Bible
But all Israel and Judah loved David, for he was the one leading them out to battle and back.
Classic Translations
King James Bible
But all Israel and Judah loved David, because he went out and came in before them.

New King James Version
But all Israel and Judah loved David, because he went out and came in before them.

King James 2000 Bible
But all Israel and Judah loved David, because he went out and came in before them.

New Heart English Bible
But all Israel and Judah loved David; for he went out and came in before them.

World English Bible
But all Israel and Judah loved David; for he went out and came in before them.

American King James Version
But all Israel and Judah loved David, because he went out and came in before them.

American Standard Version
But all Israel and Judah loved David; for he went out and came in before them.

A Faithful Version
But all Israel and Judah loved David because he went out and came in before them.

Darby Bible Translation
But all Israel and Judah loved David, for he went out and came in before them.

English Revised Version
But all Israel and Judah loved David; for he went out and came in before them.

Webster's Bible Translation
But all Israel and Judah loved David, because he went out and came in before them.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
For all Israel and Iudah loued Dauid, because he went out and in before them.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
But all Israel and Iuda loued Dauid, because he went out and in before them.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
But all Israel and Iuda loued Dauid, for he wente out and in before them.
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
and all Israel and Judah love David when he is going out and coming in before them.

Young's Literal Translation
and all Israel and Judah love David when he is going out and coming in before them.

Smith's Literal Translation
And all Israel and Judah loved David, for he will go out and come in before them.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
But all Israel and Juda loved David, for he came in and went out before them.

Catholic Public Domain Version
But all of Israel and Judah loved David. For he entered and departed before them.

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
And all Israel and Yehuda loved David, because he was going out, also he was entering before them

Lamsa Bible
But all Israel and Judah loved David, because he went out to war and came in before them.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
But all Israel and Judah loved David; for he went out and came in before them.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And all Israel and Juda loved David, because he came in and went out before the people.








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