1 Kings 14:17

“And Jeroboam's wife arose, and departed, and came to Tirzah: and when she came to the threshold of the door, the child died;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Ieroboams wife arose, and departed, and came to Tirzah: and when shee came to the threshold of the doore, the child died.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then Jeroboam's wife arose and departed and came to Tirzah. As she was entering the threshold of the house, the child died.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jeroboam's wife arose, and departed, and came to Tirzah: `and' as she came to the threshold of the house, the child died.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then Jeroboam's wife got up and went away and came to Tirzah; and when she came to the doorway of the house, death came to the child.
- Basic English Bible

And Jeroboam's wife arose and departed, and came to Tirzah; when she came to the threshold of the door, the child died.
- Darby Bible

And Jeroboam's wife arose, and departed, and came to Tirzah: and when she came to the threshhold of the door, the child died;
- Webster's Bible

Jeroboam's wife arose, and departed, and came to Tirzah. As she came to the threshold of the house, the child died.
- World English Bible

And the wife of Jeroboam riseth, and goeth, and cometh to Tirzah; she hath come in to the threshold of the house, and the youth dieth;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Jeroboam's wife arose, and departed, and came to Tirzah; and as she came to the threshold of the house, the child died.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 14:17


14:17 Tirzah - An ancient and royal city, in a pleasant place, wherethe kings of Israel had a palace, whither Jeroboam was now removedfrom Shechem, either for his pleasure, or for his son's recovery, bythe healthfulness of the place. The threshold - Of the king's house,which probably was upon, or by the wall of the city, and near the gate.


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