1 Kings 21:24

“Him that dieth of Ahab in the city the dogs shall eat; and him that dieth in the field shall the fowls of the air eat.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Him that dieth of Ahab in the citie, the dogs shall eate: and him that dieth in the field, shall the foules of the aire eat.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The one belonging to Ahab, who dies in the city, the dogs will eat, and the one who dies in the field the birds of heaven will eat."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Him that dieth of Ahab in the city the dogs shall eat; and him that dieth in the field shall the birds of the heavens eat.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Any man of the family of Ahab who comes to his death in the town will become food for the dogs; and he who comes to his death in the open country will be food for the birds of the air.
- Basic English Bible

Him that dieth of Ahab in the city shall the dogs eat, and him that dieth in the field shall the fowl of the heavens eat.
- Darby Bible

Him that dieth of Ahab in the city the dogs shall eat; and him that dieth in the field shall the fowls of the air eat.
- Webster's Bible

The dogs will eat he who dies of Ahab in the city; and the birds of the sky will eat he who dies in the field."
- World English Bible

him who dieth of Ahab in a city do the dogs eat, and him who dieth in a field do fowl of the heavens eat;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Him that dieth of Ahab in the city the dogs shall eat; and him that dieth in the field shall the fowls of the air eat.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 21:24


21:24 Him that dieth, &c. - Punishments after death are here mostinsisted on. And these, tho' lighting on the body only, yet undoubtedlywere designed as figures of the soul's misery in an after state.


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