1 Samuel 31:5

“And when his armour bearer saw that Saul was dead, he fell likewise vpon his sword, and died with him.”

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Other Translations

And when his armourbearer saw that Saul was dead, he fell likewise upon his sword, and died with him.
- King James Version

When his armor bearer saw that Saul was dead, he also fell on his sword and died with him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when his armorbearer saw that Saul was dead, he likewise fell upon his sword, and died with him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when his servant saw that Saul was dead, he did the same, and was united with him in death.
- Basic English Bible

And when his armour-bearer saw that Saul was dead, he fell likewise on his sword, and died with him.
- Darby Bible

And when his armor-bearer saw that Saul was dead, he fell likewise upon his sword, and died with him.
- Webster's Bible

When his armor bearer saw that Saul was dead, he likewise fell on his sword, and died with him.
- World English Bible

And the bearer of his weapons seeth that Saul [is] dead, and he falleth -- he also -- on his sword, and dieth with him;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And when his armour-bearer saw that Saul was dead, he likewise fell upon his sword, and died with him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for 1 Samuel 31

  • Sue
    So who actually kidded Saul? II Samual 1:15 shows that an Amorite found him dying and killed him?
  • Dee
    An archer is a soldier that is armed with a bow and arrow.
  • Dewey J
    Anonymous, an archer is usually considered to be a soldier unit that use a bow and arrow to destroy their enemies. Glory be to God in the highest through our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ! Amen.
  • Nakongmit
    I Blive that Jeus Diea for me and he save our body
  • Anonymous for verse 3
    I want to know what arher is.

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