1 Samuel 19:15
Modern Translations
New International Version
Then Saul sent the men back to see David and told them, "Bring him up to me in his bed so that I may kill him."

New Living Translation
But Saul sent the troops back to get David. He ordered, “Bring him to me in his bed so I can kill him!”

English Standard Version
Then Saul sent the messengers to see David, saying, “Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may kill him.”

Berean Study Bible
But Saul sent the messengers back to see David and told them, “Bring him up to me in his bed so I can kill him.”

New American Standard Bible
Then Saul sent messengers to see David, saying, “Bring him up to me on his bed, so that I may put him to death.”

NASB 1995
Then Saul sent messengers to see David, saying, "Bring him up to me on his bed, that I may put him to death."

NASB 1977
Then Saul sent messengers to see David, saying, “Bring him up to me on his bed, that I may put him to death.”

Amplified Bible
Then Saul sent the messengers [again] to see David, saying, “Bring him up to me on his bed [if necessary], so that I may kill him.”

Christian Standard Bible
Saul sent the agents back to see David and said, “Bring him on his bed so I can kill him.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Saul sent the agents back to see David and said, "Bring him on his bed so I can kill him."

Contemporary English Version
Saul sent the guards back and told them, "Bring David to me--bed and all--so I can kill him."

Good News Translation
But Saul sent them back to see David for themselves. He ordered them, "Carry him here in his bed, and I will kill him."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then Saul sent the messengers back to see David themselves. Saul told them, "Bring him here to me in his bed so that I can kill him."

International Standard Version
Then Saul sent messengers to check on David. He told them, "Bring him to me on the bed so I may kill him."

NET Bible
Then Saul sent the messengers back to see David, saying, "Bring him up to me on his bed so I can kill him."
Classic Translations
King James Bible
And Saul sent the messengers again to see David, saying, Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may slay him.

New King James Version
Then Saul sent the messengers back to see David, saying, “Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may kill him.”

King James 2000 Bible
And Saul sent the messengers again to see David, saying, Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may slay him.

New Heart English Bible
Saul sent the messengers to see David, saying, "Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may kill him."

World English Bible
Saul sent the messengers to see David, saying, "Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may kill him."

American King James Version
And Saul sent the messengers again to see David, saying, Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may slay him.

American Standard Version
And Saul sent the messengers to see David, saying, Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may slay him.

A Faithful Version
And Saul sent the messengers to see David, saying, "Bring him up to me in the bed so that I may kill him."

Darby Bible Translation
And Saul sent the messengers to see David, saying, Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may put him to death.

English Revised Version
And Saul sent the messengers to see David, saying, Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may slay him.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Saul sent the messengers again to see David, saying, Bring him to me in the bed, that I may slay him.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
And Saul sent the messengers againe to see Dauid, saying, Bring him to me in the bed, that I may slay him.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
And Saul sent the messengers againe to see Dauid, saying: Bring him to me bed and all, that I may slay him.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
Neuerthelesse Saul sent messaungers to se Dauid, & sayde: Bringe him vp to me with the bed, that he maye be slayne.
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
And Saul sends the messengers to see David, saying, “Bring him up in the bed to me in order to put him to death.”

Young's Literal Translation
And Saul sendeth the messengers to see David, saying, 'Bring him up in the bed unto me,' -- to put him to death.

Smith's Literal Translation
And Saul will send the messengers to see David, saying, Bring him up in his bed to me to kill him.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
And again Saul sent to see David, saying: Bring him to me in the bed, that he may be slain.

Catholic Public Domain Version
And again, Saul sent messengers to see David, saying, “Bring him to me on the bed, so that he may be killed.”

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
And Shaul sent Messengers to see David, and he said: “Carry him to me in the bed to kill him”

Lamsa Bible
And Saul sent the messengers again to see David, saying, Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may kill him.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
And Saul sent the messengers to see David, saying: 'Bring him up to me in the bed, that I may slay him.'

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And he sends to David, saying, Bring him to me on the bed, that I may slay him.








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