1 Kings 3:18
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New International Version
The third day after my child was born, this woman also had a baby. We were alone; there was no one in the house but the two of us.

New Living Translation
Three days later this woman also had a baby. We were alone; there were only two of us in the house.

English Standard Version
Then on the third day after I gave birth, this woman also gave birth. And we were alone. There was no one else with us in the house; only we two were in the house.

New American Standard Bible
"It happened on the third day after I gave birth, that this woman also gave birth to a child, and we were together. There was no stranger with us in the house, only the two of us in the house.

King James Bible
And it came to pass the third day after that I was delivered, that this woman was delivered also: and we were together; there was no stranger with us in the house, save we two in the house.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
On the third day after I gave birth, she also had a baby and we were alone. No one else was with us in the house; just the two of us were there.

International Standard Version
Three days later, this woman also gave birth. We lived alone there. There was nobody else with us in the house. It was just the two of us.

NET Bible
Then three days after I had my baby, this woman also had a baby. We were alone; there was no one else in the house except the two of us.

New Heart English Bible
It happened the third day after I delivered, that this woman delivered also. We were together. There was no stranger with us in the house, just us two in the house.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Two days later this woman also gave birth [to a son]. We were alone. No one else was with us. Just the two of us were in the house.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And it came to pass the third day after I was delivered, that this woman was delivered also; and we were together; there was no stranger with us in the house, save we two in the house.

New American Standard 1977
“And it happened on the third day after I gave birth, that this woman also gave birth to a child, and we were together. There was no stranger with us in the house, only the two of us in the house.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And it came to pass the third day after I was delivered that this woman was delivered also and we were together; there was no stranger with us in the house, except the two of us in the house.

King James 2000 Bible
And it came to pass the third day after that I was delivered, that this woman was delivered also: and we were together; there was no stranger with us in the house, except we two in the house.

American King James Version
And it came to pass the third day after that I was delivered, that this woman was delivered also: and we were together; there was no stranger with us in the house, save we two in the house.

American Standard Version
And it came to pass the third day after I was delivered, that this woman was delivered also; and we were together; there was no stranger with us in the house, save we two in the house.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the third day, after that I was delivered, she also was delivered, and we were together, and no other person with us in the house, only we two.

Darby Bible Translation
And it came to pass the third day after I was delivered, that this woman was delivered also; and we were together; no stranger was with us in the house, only we two were in the house.

English Revised Version
And it came to pass the third day after I was delivered, that this woman was delivered also; and we were together; there was no stranger with us in the house, save we two in the house.

Webster's Bible Translation
And it came to pass the third day after I was delivered, that this woman was delivered also: and we were together; there was no stranger with us in the house, save us two in the house.

World English Bible
It happened the third day after I delivered, that this woman delivered also. We were together. There was no stranger with us in the house, just us two in the house.

Young's Literal Translation
and it cometh to pass on the third day of my bringing forth, that this woman also bringeth forth, and we are together, there is no stranger with us in the house, save we two, in the house.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
3:16-28 An instance of Solomon's wisdom is given. Notice the difficulty of the case. To find out the true mother, he could not try which the child loved best, and therefore tried which loved the child best: the mother's sincerity will be tried, when the child is in danger. Let parents show their love to their children, especially by taking care of their souls, and snatching them as brands out of the burning. By this and other instances of the wisdom with which God endued him, Solomon had great reputation among his people. This was better to him than weapons of war; for this he was both feared and loved.
Study Bible
Solomon Judges Wisely
17The one woman said, "Oh, my lord, this woman and I live in the same house; and I gave birth to a child while she was in the house. 18"It happened on the third day after I gave birth, that this woman also gave birth to a child, and we were together. There was no stranger with us in the house, only the two of us in the house. 19"This woman's son died in the night, because she lay on it.…
Cross References
1 Kings 3:17
The one woman said, "Oh, my lord, this woman and I live in the same house; and I gave birth to a child while she was in the house.

1 Kings 3:19
"This woman's son died in the night, because she lay on it.
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