KJV LexiconAnd there went out
to go (causatively, bring) out, in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively, direct and proxim.
a man as an individual or a male person; often used as an adjunct to a more definite term (and in such cases frequently not expressed in translation)
a double interval, i.e. the space between two armies -- champion.
out of the camp
an encampment (of travellers or troops); hence, an army, whether literal (of soldiers) or figurative (of dancers, angels, cattle, locusts, stars; or even the sacred courts)
of the Philistines
a Pelishtite or inhabitant of Pelesheth -- Philistine.
an appellation, as a mark or memorial of individuality; by implication honor, authority, character -- + base, (in-)fame(-ous), named(-d), renown, report.
exile; Goljath, a Philistine -- Goliath.
Gath, a Philistine city -- Gath.
elation, grandeur, arrogance -- excellency, haughty, height, high, loftiness, pride.
six (as an overplus (see 7797) beyond five or the fingers of the hand); as ord. sixth -- six(-teen, -teenth), sixth.
a mother (i.e. unit of measure, or the fore-arm (below the elbow), i.e. a cubit; also a door-base (as a bond of the entrance)
and a span
the spread of the fingers, i.e. a span -- span.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
Then a champion came out from the armies of the Philistines named Goliath, from Gath, whose height was six cubits and a span.
King James Bible
And there went out a champion out of the camp of the Philistines, named Goliath, of Gath, whose height was six cubits and a span.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then a champion named Goliath, from Gath, came out from the Philistine camp. He was nine feet, nine inches tall
International Standard Version
A champion named Goliath from Gath came out from the Philistine camp. He was four cubits and a span tall,
Then a champion came out from the camp of the Philistines. His name was Goliath; he was from Gath. He was close to seven feet tall.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
The Philistine army's champion came out of their camp. His name was Goliath from Gath. He was ten feet tall.
King James 2000 Bible
And there went a champion out of the camp of the Philistines, named Goliath, of Gath, whose height was six cubits and a span.
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