1 Chronicles 11:17

“And David longed, and said, Oh that one would give me drink of the water of the well of Bethlehem, that is at the gate!”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Dauid longed and said, Oh that one would giue me drinke of the water of the well of Bethlehem, that is at the gate.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

David had a craving and said, "Oh that someone would give me water to drink from the well of Bethlehem, which is by the gate!"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And David longed, and said, Oh that one would give me water to drink of the well of Beth-lehem, which is by the gate!
- American Standard Version (1901)

And David, moved by a strong desire, said, If only someone would give me a drink of the water from the water-hole of Beth-lehem by the doorway into the town!
- Basic English Bible

And David longed, and said, Oh that one would give me to drink of the water of the well of Bethlehem, which is in the gate!
- Darby Bible

And David longed, and said, Oh that one would give me drink of the water of the well of Beth-lehem, that is at the gate!
- Webster's Bible

David longed, and said, "Oh that one would give me water to drink of the well of Bethlehem, which is by the gate!"
- World English Bible

and David longeth, and saith, `Who doth give me to drink water from the well of Beth-Lehem, that [is] at the gate!'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And David longed, and said: 'Oh that one would give me water to drink of the well of Beth-lehem, which is by the gate!'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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