1 Kings 10:6

“And she said to the king, It was a true report that I heard in mine own land of thy acts and of thy wisdom.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 10:6

And she said to the king, It was a true report that I heard in mine owne land, of thy actes and of thy wisedome.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then she said to the king, "It was a true report which I heard in my own land about your words and your wisdom.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And she said to the king, It was a true report that I heard in mine own land of thine acts, and of thy wisdom.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And she said to the king, The account which was given to me in my country of your acts and your wisdom was true.
- Basic English Bible

And she said to the king, It was a true report that I heard in mine own land of thine affairs, and of thy wisdom;
- Darby Bible

And she said to the king, It was a true report that I heard in my own land of thy acts and of thy wisdom.
- Webster's Bible

She said to the king, "It was a true report that I heard in my own land of your acts, and of your wisdom.
- World English Bible

And she saith unto the king, `True hath been the word that I heard in my land, concerning thy matters and thy wisdom;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And she said to the king: 'It was a true report that I heard in mine own land of thine acts, and of thy wisdom.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 10:6

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 10:6


10:4 House - Or, the houses, the temple and the king's house,in both which there were evidences of singular wisdom.

10:5 Sitting - The order and manner in which his courtiers, or othersubjects (who all were his servants in a general sense) sat down atmeals, at several tables in his court. Attendance - Upon the king, bothat his table, and in his court; and when he went abroad to the temple orother places. Apparel - Both the costliness of it, and especially theagreeableness of it to their several places and offices. Went up - Fromhis own palace. See #2Kings 16:18|, but the ancients, and some others,translate the words thus, and the burnt - offerings which he offered up inthe house of the Lord; under which, is the chief, all other sacrificesare understood: when she saw the manner of his offering sacrifices to theLord; which doubtless she would not neglect to see; and in the ordering ofwhich she might discern many characters of excellent wisdom, especially whenshe had so excellent an interpreter as Solomon was, to inform her of thereasons of all the circumstances of that service. No spirit - She wasastonished, and could scarcely determine whether she really saw thesethings, or whether it was only a pleasant dream.

10:8 Happy, &c. - With much more reason may we say this of Christ'sservants: Blessed are they that dwell in thy house: they will be alwayspraising thee.


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