King James Version
And when they were come down from the high place into the city, Samuel communed with Saul upon the top of the house.
Darby Bible Translation
And they came down from the high place into the city, and he spoke with Saul upon the roof.
World English Bible
When they had come down from the high place into the city, he talked with Saul on the housetop.
Young's Literal Translation
And they come down from the high place to the city, and he speaketh with Saul on the roof.
1 Samuel 9:25 Parallel
CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
And when they were come down from the high place into the city, Samuel communed with Saul upon the top of the house.1 Samuel 9:25 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryRamah. Ramathaim Zophim. Gibeah.
There was a certain Ramah, in the tribe of Benjamin, Joshua 18:25, and that within sight of Jerusalem, as it seems, Judges 19:13; where it is named with Gibeah:--and elsewhere, Hosea 5:8; which towns were not much distant. See 1 Samuel 22:6; "Saul sat in Gibeah, under a grove in Ramah." Here the Gemarists trifle: "Whence is it (say they) that Ramah is placed near Gibea? To hint to you, that the speech of Samuel of Ramah was the cause, why Saul remained two years and a half in Gibeah." They blindly …
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica
Meditations Before Dinner and Supper.
Let him which is on the housetop not come down to take any thing out of his house:
And when they could not find by what way they might bring him in because of the multitude, they went upon the housetop, and let him down through the tiling with his couch into the midst before Jesus.
On the morrow, as they went on their journey, and drew nigh unto the city, Peter went up upon the housetop to pray about the sixth hour:
When thou buildest a new house, then thou shalt make a battlement for thy roof, that thou bring not blood upon thine house, if any man fall from thence.
1 Samuel 9:26
And they arose early: and it came to pass about the spring of the day, that Samuel called Saul to the top of the house, saying, Up, that I may send thee away. And Saul arose, and they went out both of them, he and Samuel, abroad.
2 Samuel 11:2
And it came to pass in an eveningtide, that David arose from off his bed, and walked upon the roof of the king's house: and from the roof he saw a woman washing herself; and the woman was very beautiful to look upon.
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