1 Samuel 8:14

“And he will take your fields, and your vineyards, and your oliveyards, even the best of them, and give them to his servants.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he will take your fields, and your vineyards, and your oliue-yards, euen the best of them, and giue them to his seruants.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"He will take the best of your fields and your vineyards and your olive groves and give {them} to his servants.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he will take your fields, and your vineyards, and your oliveyards, even the best of them, and give them to his servants.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He will take your fields and your vine-gardens and your olive-gardens, all the best of them, and give them to his servants.
- Basic English Bible

And your fields, and your vineyards, and your oliveyards, the best, will he take and give to his servants.
- Darby Bible

And he will take your fields, and your vineyards, and your olive-yards, even the best of them, and give them to his servants.
- Webster's Bible

He will take your fields, and your vineyards, and your olive groves, even the best of them, and give them to his servants.
- World English Bible

and your fields, and your vineyards, and your olive-yards -- the best -- he doth take, and hath given to his servants.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he will take your fields, and your vineyards, and your oliveyards, even the best of them, and give them to his servants.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 8:14


8:14 Your fields - By fraud or force, as Ahab did from Naboth. His servants - He will not only take the fruits of your lands for his own use, but will take away your possessions to give to his servants.


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