1 Samuel 28:2

“And David said to Achish, Surely thou shalt know what thy servant can do. And Achish said to David, Therefore will I make thee keeper of mine head for ever.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Samuel 28:2

And Dauid said to Achish, Surely thou shalt know what thy seruant can doe. And Achish said to Dauid, Therfore will I make thee keeper of mine head for euer.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

David said to Achish, "Very well, you shall know what your servant can do. So Achish said to David, "Very well, I will make you my bodyguard for life.""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And David said to Achish, Therefore thou shalt know what thy servant will do. And Achish said to David, Therefore will I make thee keeper of my head for ever.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And David said to Achish, You will see now what your servant will do. And Achish said to David, Then I will make you keeper of my head for ever.
- Basic English Bible

And David said to Achish, Thereby thou shalt know what thy servant can do. And Achish said to David, Therefore will I make thee keeper of my person for ever.
- Darby Bible

And David said to Achish, Surely thou shalt know what thy servant can do. And Achish said to David, Therefore will I make thee keeper of my head for ever.
- Webster's Bible

David said to Achish, "Therefore you shall know what your servant will do." Achish said to David, "Therefore will I make you my bodyguard for ever."
- World English Bible

And David saith unto Achish, `Therefore -- thou dost know that which thy servant dost do.' And Achish saith unto David, `Therefore -- keeper of my head I do appoint thee all the days.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And David said to Achish: 'Therefore thou shalt know what thy servant will do.' And Achish said to David: 'Therefore will I make thee keeper of my head for ever.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Samuel 28:2

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 28:2


28:2 Can do - He speaks ambiguously, as he did before.


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