1 Kings 1:36

“And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada answered the king, and said, Amen: the LORD God of my lord the king say so too.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 1:36

And Benaiah the sonne of Iehoiada answered the King, and said, Amen: The Lord God of my lord the king say so too.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Benaiah the son of Jehoiada answered the king and said, "Amen! Thus may the LORD, the God of my lord the king, say.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada answered the king, and said, Amen: Jehovah, the God of my lord the king, say so `too'.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Benaiah, the son of Jehoiada, answering the king, said, So be it: and may the Lord, the God of my lord the king, say so.
- Basic English Bible

And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada answered the king and said, Amen: Jehovah, the God of my lord the king, say so too.
- Darby Bible

And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada answered the king, and said, Amen: the LORD God of my lord the king say so too.
- Webster's Bible

Benaiah the son of Jehoiada answered the king, and said, "Amen. May Yahweh, the God of my lord the king, say so.
- World English Bible

And Benaiah son of Jehoiada answereth the king, and saith, `Amen! so doth Jehovah, God of my lord the king, say;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada answered the king, and said: 'Amen; so say the LORD, the God of my lord the king.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 1:36

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 1:36


1:34 Anoint - As they used to do where there was any thing new orextraordinary in the succession. And this unction signified both thedesignation of the persons to the office, and the gifts and graces whichwere necessary for their office, and which, they, seeking them sincerelyfrom God, might expect to receive.

1:35 My stead - My deputy and vice - king whilst I live, and absolutelyking when I die. And Judah - This is added, lest the men of Judah,who were in a special manner invited by Adonijah, ver.#9|, mightthink themselves exempted from his jurisdiction.


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