1 Samuel 24:9

“And David said to Saul, Wherefore hearest thou men's words, saying, Behold, David seeketh thy hurt?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Samuel 24:9

And Dauid said to Saul, Wherfore hearest thou mens words, saying, Behold, Dauid seeketh thy hurt?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

David said to Saul, "Why do you listen to the words of men, saying, 'Behold, David seeks to harm you'?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And David said to Saul, Wherefore hearkenest thou to men's words, saying, Behold, David seeketh thy hurt?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And David said to Saul, Why do you give any attention to those who say that it is my desire to do you wrong?
- Basic English Bible

And David said to Saul, Why dost thou listen to words of men, saying, Behold, David seeks thy hurt?
- Darby Bible

And David said to Saul, Why hearest thou men's words, saying, Behold, David seeketh thy hurt?
- Webster's Bible

David said to Saul, "Why do you listen to men's words, saying, 'Behold, David seeks your hurt?'
- World English Bible

And David saith to Saul, `Why dost thou hear the words of man, saying, Lo, David is seeking thine evil?
- Youngs Literal Bible

(24:10) And David said to Saul: 'Wherefore hearkenest thou to men's words, saying: Behold, David seeketh thy hurt?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Samuel 24:9

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 24:9


24:10 Mine eye - The eye is said to spare, because it affects the heart with pity, and moves a man to spare.


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