2 Samuel 12:4
New International Version
"Now a traveler came to the rich man, but the rich man refrained from taking one of his own sheep or cattle to prepare a meal for the traveler who had come to him. Instead, he took the ewe lamb that belonged to the poor man and prepared it for the one who had come to him."

New Living Translation
One day a guest arrived at the home of the rich man. But instead of killing an animal from his own flock or herd, he took the poor man's lamb and killed it and prepared it for his guest."

English Standard Version
Now there came a traveler to the rich man, and he was unwilling to take one of his own flock or herd to prepare for the guest who had come to him, but he took the poor man’s lamb and prepared it for the man who had come to him.”

New American Standard Bible
"Now a traveler came to the rich man, And he was unwilling to take from his own flock or his own herd, To prepare for the wayfarer who had come to him; Rather he took the poor man's ewe lamb and prepared it for the man who had come to him."

King James Bible
And there came a traveller unto the rich man, and he spared to take of his own flock and of his own herd, to dress for the wayfaring man that was come unto him; but took the poor man's lamb, and dressed it for the man that was come to him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Now a traveler came to the rich man, but the rich man could not bring himself to take one of his own sheep or cattle to prepare for the traveler who had come to him. Instead, he took the poor man's lamb and prepared it for his guest.

International Standard Version
A traveler arrived to visit the rich man. Because he was unwilling to take an animal from one of his own flocks or herds to prepare for the guest who had come to visit him, he took the poor man's lamb and prepared it for the man who had come to visit him."

NET Bible
"When a traveler arrived at the rich man's home, he did not want to use one of his own sheep or cattle to feed the traveler who had come to visit him. Instead, he took the poor man's lamb and cooked it for the man who had come to visit him."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"Now, a visitor came to the rich man. The rich man thought it would be a pity to take one of his own sheep or cattle to prepare a meal for the traveler. So he took the poor man's lamb and prepared her for the traveler."

Jubilee Bible 2000
And a traveller came unto the rich man, who did not wish to take of his own sheep and of his own cows to dress for the wayfaring man that was come unto him, but took the poor man's lamb and dressed it for the man that had come to him.

King James 2000 Bible
And there came a traveler unto the rich man, and he refused to take of his own flock and of his own herd, to prepare for the wayfaring man that was come unto him; but took the poor man's lamb, and prepared it for the man that was come to him.

American King James Version
And there came a travelers to the rich man, and he spared to take of his own flock and of his own herd, to dress for the wayfaring man that was come to him; but took the poor man's lamb, and dressed it for the man that was come to him.

American Standard Version
And there came a traveller unto the rich man, and he spared to take of his own flock and of his own herd, to dress for the wayfaring man that was come unto him, but took the poor man's lamb, and dressed it for the man that was come to him.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And when a certain stranger was come to the rich man, he spared to take of his own sheep and oxen, to make a feast for that stranger, who was come to him, but took the poor man's ewe, and dressed it for the man that was come to him.

Darby Bible Translation
And there came a traveller to the rich man, and he spared to take of his own flock and of his own herd, to dress for the wayfaring man that had come to him; and he took the poor man's lamb, and dressed it for the man that had come to him.

English Revised Version
And there came a traveller unto the rich man, and he spared to take of his own flock and of his own herd, to dress for the wayfaring man that was come unto him, but took the poor man's lamb, and dressed it for the man that was come to him.

Webster's Bible Translation
And there came a traveler to the rich man, and he spared to take of his own flock and of his own herd, to dress for the way-faring man that had come to him; but took the poor man's lamb, and dressed it for the man that had come to him.

World English Bible
A traveler came to the rich man, and he spared to take of his own flock and of his own herd, to dress for the wayfaring man who had come to him, but took the poor man's lamb, and dressed it for the man who had come to him."

Young's Literal Translation
And there cometh a traveller to the rich man, And he spareth to take Of his own flock, and of his own herd, To prepare for the traveller Who hath come to him, And he taketh the ewe-lamb of the poor man, And prepareth it for the man Who hath come unto him.'

2 Samuel 12:4 Afrikaans PWL
’n Reisiger het by die ryk man gekom en hy was onwillig om van sy eie kleinvee of beeste te vat om vir die reisiger, wat by hom gekom het, iets voor te berei; hy het eerder die arm man se ooilam gevat en dit vir die man wat by hom gekom het voorberei.”

2 i Samuelit 12:4 Albanian
Një udhëtar arriti në shtëpinë e njeriut të pasur; ky refuzoi të merrte ndonjë bagëti nga kopetë e tij për t'i përgatitur për të ngrënë udhëtarit që kishte ardhur tek ai, por mori manarin e njeriut të varfër dhe e gatoi për njeriun që i kishte ardhur"

ﺻﻤﻮﺋﻴﻞ ﺍﻟﺜﺎﻧﻲ 12:4 Arabic: Smith & Van Dyke
فجاء ضيف الى الرجل الغني فعفا ان ياخذ من غنمه ومن بقره ليهيّئ للضيف الذي جاء اليه فاخذ نعجة الرجل الفقير وهيّأ للرجل الذي جاء اليه.

Dyr Sämyheel B 12:4 Bavarian
Daa kaam öbber auf Bsuech zo dönn Reichn; und iem greut ayn ieds Stückl, däß yr s dyrfür zuepfraitt haet. Daa naam yr ainfach dös Bezleyn von dönn Armen und staach +dös für seinn Gast ab."

2 Царе 12:4 Bulgarian
И един пътник дойде у богатия; и нему се посвидя да вземе от своите овци и от своите говеда да сготви за пътника, който бе дошъл у него, но взе агнето на сиромаха та го сготви за човека, който бе дошъл у него.

現代標點和合本 (CUVMP Traditional)
有一客人來到這富戶家裡,富戶捨不得從自己的牛群羊群中取一隻預備給客人吃,卻取了那窮人的羊羔,預備給客人吃。」

现代标点和合本 (CUVMP Simplified)
有一客人来到这富户家里,富户舍不得从自己的牛群羊群中取一只预备给客人吃,却取了那穷人的羊羔,预备给客人吃。”

撒 母 耳 記 下 12:4 Chinese Bible: Union (Traditional)
有 一 客 人 來 到 這 富 戶 家 裡 ; 富 戶 捨 不 得 從 自 己 的 牛 群 羊 群 中 取 一 隻 預 備 給 客 人 吃 , 卻 取 了 那 窮 人 的 羊 羔 , 預 備 給 客 人 吃 。

撒 母 耳 記 下 12:4 Chinese Bible: Union (Simplified)
有 一 客 人 来 到 这 富 户 家 里 ; 富 户 舍 不 得 从 自 己 的 牛 群 羊 群 中 取 一 只 预 备 给 客 人 吃 , 却 取 了 那 穷 人 的 羊 羔 , 预 备 给 客 人 吃 。

2 Samuel 12:4 Croatian Bible
I dođe putnik k bogatom čovjeku, a njemu bilo žao uzeti od svojih ovaca ili goveda da zgotovi gostu koji mu je došao. On ukrade ovčicu siromaha i zgotovi je za svog pohodnika."

Druhá Samuelova 12:4 Czech BKR
Když pak přišel pocestný k tomu bohatému člověku, líto mu bylo vzíti z ovcí aneb z volů svých, což by připravil pocestnému, kterýž k němu přišel, ale vzav ovečku toho chudého člověka, připravil ji muži, kterýž byl přišel k němu.

2 Samuel 12:4 Danish
Men da den rige Mand engang fik Besøg, ømmede han sig ved at tage noget af sit eget Smaakvæg eller Hornkvæg og tillave det til den vejfarende Mand, som var kommet til ham, men tog den fattige Mands Lam og tillavede det til sin Gæst!«

2 Samuël 12:4 Dutch Staten Vertaling
Toen nu den rijken man een wandelaar overkwam, verschoonde hij te nemen van zijn schapen en van zijn runderen, om voor den reizenden man, die tot hem gekomen was, wat te bereiden; en hij nam des armen mans ooilam, en bereidde dat voor den man, die tot hem gekomen was.

Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיָּ֣בֹא הֵלֶךְ֮ לְאִ֣ישׁ הֶֽעָשִׁיר֒ וַיַּחְמֹ֗ל לָקַ֤חַת מִצֹּאנֹו֙ וּמִבְּקָרֹ֔ו לַעֲשֹׂ֕ות לָאֹרֵ֖חַ הַבָּא־לֹ֑ו וַיִּקַּ֗ח אֶת־כִּבְשַׂת֙ הָאִ֣ישׁ הָרָ֔אשׁ וַֽיַּעֲשֶׂ֔הָ לָאִ֖ישׁ הַבָּ֥א אֵלָֽיו׃

WLC (Consonants Only)
ויבא הלך לאיש העשיר ויחמל לקחת מצאנו ומבקרו לעשות לארח הבא־לו ויקח את־כבשת האיש הראש ויעשה לאיש הבא אליו׃

Aleppo Codex
ד ויבא הלך לאיש העשיר ויחמל לקחת מצאנו ומבקרו לעשות לארח הבא לו ויקח את כבשת האיש הראש ויעשה לאיש הבא אליו

2 Sámuel 12:4 Hungarian: Karoli
Mikor pedig utazó vendége érkezett a gazdagnak: sajnált az õ ökrei és juhai közül hozatni, hogy a vendégnek ételt készítsen belõle, a ki hozzá ment vala; hanem elvevé a szegénytõl az õ bárányát, és azt fõzeté meg a vendégnek, a ki hozzá ment.

Samuel 2 12:4 Esperanto
Sed venis gasto al la ricxa homo, kaj cxi tiu domagxis preni el siaj sxafoj aux el siaj bovoj, por prepari ion por la gasto, kiu venis al li, kaj li prenis la sxafeton de la viro malricxa, kaj preparis gxin por la homo, kiu venis al li.

TOINEN SAMUELIN KIRJA 12:4 Finnish: Bible (1776)
Mutta kuin rikkaalle miehelle tuli vieras, ei raskinut hän ottaa omista lampaistansa ja karjastansa, valmistaaksensa vieraalle, joka hänen tykönsä tullut oli; mutta otti köyhän miehen lampaan ja valmisti vieraalle, joka hänen tykönsä tullut oli.

2 Samuel 12:4 French: Darby
Et un voyageur vint chez l'homme riche; et il evita de prendre de son menu ou de son gros betail pour en appreter au voyageur qui etait venu chez lui, et il a pris la brebis de l'homme pauvre, et l'a appretee pour l'homme qui etait venu vers lui.

2 Samuel 12:4 French: Louis Segond (1910)
Un voyageur arriva chez l'homme riche. Et le riche n'a pas voulu toucher à ses brebis ou à ses boeufs, pour préparer un repas au voyageur qui était venu chez lui; il a pris la brebis du pauvre, et l'a apprêtée pour l'homme qui était venu chez lui.

2 Samuel 12:4 French: Martin (1744)
Mais un homme qui voyageait étant venu chez cet homme riche, ce [riche] a épargné de prendre son gros et son menu bétail, pour en apprêter au voyageur qui était entré chez lui, et il a pris la brebis de cet homme pauvre, et l'a apprêtée à cet homme qui était entré chez lui.

2 Samuel 12:4 German: Modernized
Da aber dem reichen Mann ein Gast kam, schonete er, zu nehmen von seinen Schafen und Rindern, daß er dem Gast etwas zurichtete, der zu ihm kommen war, und nahm das Schaf des armen Mannes und richtete es zu dem Manne, der zu ihm kommen war.

2 Samuel 12:4 German: Luther (1912)
Da aber zu dem reichen Mann ein Gast kam, schonte er zu nehmen von seinen Schafen und Rindern, daß er dem Gast etwas zurichtete, der zu ihm gekommen war, und nahm das Schaf des armen Mannes und richtete es zu dem Mann, der zu ihm gekommen war.

2 Samuel 12:4 German: Textbibel (1899)
Nun kam einst Besuch zu dem reichen Manne; da konnte er es nicht über sich bringen, eines von seinen Schafen und Rindern zu nehmen, um es dem Gaste zuzubereiten, der zu ihm gekommen war, sondern er nahm das Lamm des armen Mannes und bereitete es dem Manne zu, der ihn besucht hatte.

2 Samuele 12:4 Italian: Riveduta Bible (1927)
Or essendo arrivato un viaggiatore a casa dell’uomo ricco, questi, risparmiando le sue pecore e i suoi buoi, non ne prese per preparare un pasto al viaggiatore ch’era capitato da lui; ma pigliò l’agnella di quel povero uomo, e ne fece delle vivande per colui che gli era venuto in casa".

2 Samuele 12:4 Italian: Giovanni Diodati Bible (1649)
Ora, essendo venuto a quell’uomo ricco un viandante in casa, egli risparmiò il suo grosso e minuto bestiame, e non ne prese per apparecchiarlo al viandante che gli era venuto in casa; ma prese l’agnella di quel povero uomo, e l’apparecchiò a colui che gli era venuto in casa.

2 SAMUEL 12:4 Indonesian - Terjemahan Lama (TL)
Hata, maka datanglah seorang perjalanan singgah kepada orang kaya itu, maka disayangkan orang kaya itu akan kambing domba dan lembunya sendiri, tiada ia mau mengambil dia akan disediakan bagi perjalanan yang telah singgah kepadanya itu, melainkan diambilnya akan anak domba orang miskin itu, disediakannya bagi orang yang telah singgah kepadanya.

사무엘하 12:4 Korean
어떤 행인이 그 부자에게 오매 부자가 자기의 양과 소를 아껴 자기에게 온 행인을 위하여 잡지 아니하고 가난한 사람의 양 새끼를 빼앗아다가 자기에게 온 사람을 위하여 잡았나이다'

II Samuelis 12:4 Latin: Vulgata Clementina
Cum autem peregrinus quidam venisset ad divitem, parcens ille sumere de ovibus et de bobus suis, ut exhiberet convivium peregrino illi qui venerat ad se, tulit ovem viri pauperis, et præparavit cibos homini qui venerat ad se.

Antroji Samuelio knyga 12:4 Lithuanian
Kartą užėjo keleivis pas turtingąjį vyrą. Jis pagailėjo savo avių ir galvijų, kad paruoštų keleiviui maisto. Paėmęs beturčio mylimą avytę, paruošė iš jos keleiviui vaišes”.

2 Samuel 12:4 Maori
Na ka tea he pahi ki te tangata taonga, a ka manawapa tera ki te tango i tetahi o ana hipi, o ana kau, kia taka ma te manuhuri i haere mai ki a ia; heoi tangohia ana e ia te reme a te tangata rawakore, taka ana e ia ma te tangata i haere nei ki a ia.

2 Samuel 12:4 Norwegian: Det Norsk Bibelselskap (1930)
Så kom det en veifarende mann til den rike; men han nente ikke å ta noget av sitt småfe eller storfe og lage det til for den reisende som var kommet til ham, men tok den fattige manns lam og laget det til for den mann som var kommet til ham.

2 Samuel 12:4 Spanish: La Biblia de las Américas
Vino un viajero al hombre rico y éste no quiso tomar de sus ovejas ni de sus vacas para preparar comida para el caminante que había venido a él, sino que tomó la corderita de aquel hombre pobre y la preparó para el hombre que había venido a él.

2 Samuel 12:4 Spanish: La Nueva Biblia de los Hispanos
Vino un viajero a visitar al hombre rico Y éste no quiso tomar de sus ovejas ni de sus vacas Para preparar comida para el caminante que había venido a él, Sino que tomó la corderita de aquel hombre pobre y la preparó para el hombre que había venido a visitarlo."

2 Samuel 12:4 Spanish: Reina Valera Gómez
Y vino uno de camino al hombre rico; y él no quiso tomar de sus ovejas y de sus vacas, para guisar para el caminante que había venido a él, sino que tomó la corderita de aquel hombre pobre, y la aderezó para aquél que había venido a él.

2 Samuel 12:4 Spanish: Reina Valera 1909
Y vino uno de camino al hombre rico; y él no quiso tomar de sus ovejas y de sus vacas, para guisar al caminante que le había venido, sino que tomó la oveja de aquel hombre pobre, y aderezóla para aquél que le había venido.

2 Samuel 12:4 Spanish: Sagradas Escrituras 1569
Y vino uno de camino al hombre rico; y él no quiso tomar de sus ovejas y de sus vacas, para guisar al caminante que le había venido, sino que tomó la oveja de aquel hombre pobre, y la aderezó para el varón que le había venido.

2 Samuel 12:4 Bíblia King James Atualizada Português
Certo dia um forasteiro chegou à residência do homem rico; mas este não quis lançar mão de uma de suas próprias ovelhas ou de seus muitos bois a fim de oferecer-lhe uma refeição. Em vez disso, tomou a cordeira que pertencia ao pobre e a serviu ao visitante!”

2 Samuel 12:4 Portugese Bible
Chegou um viajante à casa do rico; e este, não querendo tomar das suas ovelhas e do seu gado para guisar para o viajante que viera a ele, tomou a cordeira do pobre e a preparou para o seu hóspede.   

2 Samuel 12:4 Romanian: Cornilescu
A venit un călător la omul acela bogat. Şi bogatul nu s'a îndurat să se atingă de oile sau de boii lui, ca să pregătească un prînz călătorului care venise la el; ci a luat oaia săracului, şi a gătit -o pentru omul care venise la el.``

2-я Царств 12:4 Russian: Synodal Translation (1876)
и пришел к богатому человеку странник, и тот пожалел взять из своих овец или волов, чтобы приготовить обед для странника, который пришел к нему, а взял овечку бедняка и приготовил ее для человека, который пришел к нему.

2-я Царств 12:4 Russian koi8r
и пришел к богатому человеку странник, и тот пожалел взять из своих овец или волов, чтобы приготовить [обед] для странника, который пришел к нему, а взял овечку бедняка и приготовил ее для человека, который пришел к нему.

2 Samuelsbokem 12:4 Swedish (1917)
Så kom en vägfarande till den rike mannen; då nändes han icke taga av sina får och fäkreatur för att tillreda åt den resande som hade kommit till honom, utan han tog den fattige mannens lamm och tillredde det åt mannen som hade kommit till honom.»

2 Samuel 12:4 Tagalog: Ang Dating Biblia (1905)
At naparoon ang isang maglalakbay sa mayaman, at ipinagkait niya ang kaniyang sariling kawan at ang kaniyang sariling bakahan, na ihanda sa naglalakbay na dumating sa kaniya, kundi kinuha ang kordero ng mahirap na lalake, at inihanda sa lalake na dumating sa kaniya.

2 ซามูเอล 12:4 Thai: from KJV
ฝ่ายคนมั่งมีคนนั้นมีแขกคนหนึ่งมาเยี่ยม เขาเสียดายที่จะเอาแพะแกะหรือวัวของตนมาทำอาหารเลี้ยงคนที่เดินทางมาเยี่ยมนั้น จึงเอาแกะตัวเมียของชายคนจนนั้นเตรียมเป็นอาหารให้แก่ชายที่มาเยี่ยมตน"

2 Samuel 12:4 Turkish
Derken, zengin adama bir yolcu uğradı. Adam gelen konuğa yemek hazırlamak için kendi koyunlarından, sığırlarından birini almaya kıyamadığından yoksulun kuzusunu alıp yolcuya yemek hazırladı.››

2 Sa-mu-eân 12:4 Vietnamese (1934)
Vả, có người khách đến người giàu; người giàu tiếc không muốn đụng đến chiên bò của mình đặng dọn một bữa ăn cho người khách đã đến, bèn bắt con chiên con của người nghèo và dọn cho kẻ khác đã đến thăm mình.

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