1 Samuel 9:23

“And Samuel said unto the cook, Bring the portion which I gave thee, of which I said unto thee, Set it by thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Samuel 9:23

And Samuel said vnto the cooke, Bring the portion which I gaue thee, of which I said vnto thee, Set it by thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Samuel said to the cook, "Bring the portion that I gave you, concerning which I said to you, 'Set it aside.'"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Samuel said unto the cook, Bring the portion which I gave thee, of which I said unto thee, Set it by thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Samuel said to the cook, Give me that part which I gave you orders to keep by you.
- Basic English Bible

And Samuel said to the cook, Bring the portion that I gave thee, of which I said to thee, Set it by thee.
- Darby Bible

And Samuel said to the cook, Bring the portion which I gave thee, of which I said to thee, Set it by thee.
- Webster's Bible

Samuel said to the cook, "Bring the portion which I gave you, of which I said to you, 'Set it aside.'"
- World English Bible

And Samuel saith to the cook, `Give the portion which I gave to thee, of which I said unto thee, `Set it by thee?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Samuel said unto the cook: 'Bring the portion which I gave thee, of which I said unto thee: Set it by thee.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Samuel 9:23

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 9:23


9:21 The smallest - For so indeed this was, having been all cut off except six hundred, #Judg 20:46 |- 48, which blow they never recovered, and therefore they were scarce reckoned as an entire tribe, but only as a remnant of a tribe; and being ingrafted into Judah, in the division between the ten tribes and the two, they in some sort lost their name, and together with Judah were accounted but one tribe.

9:22 Chief place - Thereby to raise their expectation, and to prepare them for giving that honour to Saul, which his approaching dignity required.

9:24 I said - When I first spake that I had invited the people to join with me in my sacrifice, and then to partake with me of the feast, I then bade the cook reserve this part for thy use.

9:25 Communed - Concerning the kingdom designed for him by God.


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