2 Kings 1:7

“And he said unto them, What manner of man was he which came up to meet you, and told you these words?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Kings 1:7

And hee said vnto them, What maner of man was he which came vp to meet you, and told you these words?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He said to them, "What kind of man was he who came up to meet you and spoke these words to you?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said unto them, What manner of man was he that came up to meet you, and told you these words?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said to them, What sort of a man was it who came and said these words to you?
- Basic English Bible

And he said to them, What manner of man was he that came up to meet you, and told you these words?
- Darby Bible

And he said to them, What manner of man was he who came up to meet you, and told you these words?
- Webster's Bible

He said to them, "What kind of man was he who came up to meet you, and told you these words?"
- World English Bible

And he saith unto them, `What [is] the fashion of the man who hath come up to meet you, and speaketh unto you these words?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he said unto them: 'What manner of man was he that came up to meet you, and told you these words?'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Kings 1:7

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 1:7


1:5 Why, &c. - Before you have been at Ekron: which he knew by their quick return.

1:8 An hairy man - His garment was rough and hairy, such as were worn by eminent persons in Greece, in ancient times; and were the proper habit of the prophets. Girdle - As John the baptist also had. That by his very outward habit, he might represent Elijah, in whose spirit and power he came.

1:9 Man of God - So he calls him by way of scorn. Come - The king commands thee to come to him: which if thou refuseth, I am to carry thee by force.


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