New Living Translation
He will take away the best of your fields and vineyards and olive groves and give them to his own officials.
King James Bible
And he will take your fields, and your vineyards, and your oliveyards, even the best of them, and give them to his servants.
Darby Bible Translation
And your fields, and your vineyards, and your oliveyards, the best, will he take and give to his servants.
World English Bible
He will take your fields, and your vineyards, and your olive groves, even the best of them, and give them to his servants.
Young's Literal Translation
and your fields, and your vineyards, and your olive-yards -- the best -- he doth take, and hath given to his servants.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
8:14 Your fields - By fraud or force, as Ahab did from Naboth. His servants - He will not only take the fruits of your lands for his own use, but will take away your possessions to give to his servants.
1 Samuel 8:13
The king will take your daughters from you and force them to cook and bake and make perfumes for him.
1 Samuel 8:15
He will take a tenth of your grain and your grape harvest and distribute it among his officers and attendants.
1 Kings 21:2
One day Ahab said to Naboth, "Since your vineyard is so convenient to my palace, I would like to buy it to use as a vegetable garden. I will give you a better vineyard in exchange, or if you prefer, I will pay you for it."
1 Kings 21:7
"Are you the king of Israel or not?" Jezebel demanded. "Get up and eat something, and don't worry about it. I'll get you Naboth's vineyard!"
And the prince may never take anyone's property by force. If he gives property to his sons, it must be from his own land, for I do not want any of my people unjustly evicted from their property."
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