1 Samuel 2:4

“The bows of the mighty men are broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The vowes of the mightie men are broken, and they that stumbled are girt with strength.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The bows of the mighty are shattered, But the feeble gird on strength.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The bows of the mighty men are broken; And they that stumbled are girded with strength.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The bows of the men of war are broken, and the feeble are clothed with strength.
- Basic English Bible

The bow of the mighty is broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.
- Darby Bible

The bows of the mighty men are broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.
- Webster's Bible

The bows of the mighty men are broken. Those who stumbled are armed with strength.
- World English Bible

Bows of the mighty are broken, And the stumbling have girded on strength.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The bows of the mighty men are broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 2:4


2:4 Bows - The strength of which they boasted. Stumbled - Or, were weak, or feeble, in body and spirit.


Discussion for 1 Samuel 2:4

  • ALEXANDER AKINWANDE for verse 4
    THE POWER AND MIGHT OF THE WICKED WITH WHICH THEY BOAST ARE DESTROYED AND GOD HAS STRENGHTENED THE UPRIGHT AND ARMED THEM WITH UNFAILING SONGS OF PRAISE AND VICTORY.1 Samuel 2:4

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