1 Kings 3:24
New International Version
Then the king said, “Bring me a sword.” So they brought a sword for the king.

New Living Translation
All right, bring me a sword.” So a sword was brought to the king.

English Standard Version
And the king said, “Bring me a sword.” So a sword was brought before the king.

Berean Study Bible
The king continued, “Bring me a sword.” So they brought him a sword,

King James Bible
And the king said, Bring me a sword. And they brought a sword before the king.

New King James Version
Then the king said, “Bring me a sword.” So they brought a sword before the king.

New American Standard Bible
And the king said, “Get me a sword.” So they brought a sword before the king.

NASB 1995
The king said, “Get me a sword.” So they brought a sword before the king.

NASB 1977
And the king said, “Get me a sword.” So they brought a sword before the king.

Amplified Bible
Then the king said, “Bring me a sword.” So they brought a sword before the king.

Christian Standard Bible
The king continued, “Bring me a sword.” So they brought the sword to the king.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The king continued, “Bring me a sword.” So they brought the sword to the king.

American Standard Version
And the king said, Fetch me a sword. And they brought a sword before the king.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And the King said: ”Bring me a sword.” And they brought a sword before the King.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the king said, Fetch a sword. And they brought a sword before the king.

Contemporary English Version
Someone bring me a sword." A sword was brought, and Solomon ordered,

Douay-Rheims Bible
The king therefore said: Bring me a sword. And when they had brought a sword before the king,

English Revised Version
And the king said, Fetch me a sword. And they brought a sword before the king.

Good News Translation
He sent for a sword, and when it was brought,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So the king told his servants to bring him a sword. When they brought it,

International Standard Version
"Somebody get me a sword." So they brought a sword to the king.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the king said: 'Fetch me a sword.' And they brought a sword before the king.

Literal Standard Version
And the king says, “Take a sword for me”; and they bring the sword before the king,

NET Bible
The king ordered, "Get me a sword!" So they placed a sword before the king.

New Heart English Bible
The king said, "Get me a sword." They brought a sword before the king.

World English Bible
The king said, "Get me a sword." They brought a sword before the king.

Young's Literal Translation
And the king saith, 'Take for me a sword;' and they bring the sword before the king,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Solomon Judges Wisely
23Then the king replied, “This woman says, ‘My son is alive and yours is dead,’ but that woman says, ‘No, your son is dead and mine is alive.’ ” 24The king continued, “Bring me a sword.” So they brought him a sword, 25and the king declared, “Cut the living child in two and give half to one and half to the other.”…

Cross References
1 Kings 3:23
Then the king replied, "This woman says, 'My son is alive and yours is dead,' but that woman says, 'No, your son is dead and mine is alive.'"

1 Kings 3:25
and the king declared, "Cut the living child in two and give half to one and half to the other."


Treasury of Scripture

And the king said, Bring me a sword. And they brought a sword before the king.









Verse 24. - And the king said, Bring me a sword. And they brought a [Heb. the; the sword, i.e., of the executioner, or the sword for which he asked] sword before the king.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
The king
הַמֶּ֖לֶךְ (ham·me·leḵ)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4428: A king

continued,
וַיֹּ֥אמֶר (way·yō·mer)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 559: To utter, say

“Bring
קְח֣וּ (qə·ḥū)
Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine plural
Strong's 3947: To take

me a sword.”
חָ֑רֶב (ḥā·reḇ)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 2719: Drought, a cutting instrument, as a, knife, sword

So they brought him
וַיָּבִ֥אוּ (way·yā·ḇi·’ū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 935: To come in, come, go in, go

a sword,
הַחֶ֖רֶב (ha·ḥe·reḇ)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 2719: Drought, a cutting instrument, as a, knife, sword


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