New Living Translation
So his personal attendants suggested, "Let us search the empire to find beautiful young virgins for the king.
King James Bible
Then said the king's servants that ministered unto him, Let there be fair young virgins sought for the king:
Darby Bible Translation
Then said the king's servants that attended upon him, Let there be maidens, virgins of beautiful countenance, sought for the king;
World English Bible
Then the king's servants who served him said, "Let beautiful young virgins be sought for the king.
Young's Literal Translation
and servants of the king, his ministers, say, 'Let them seek for the king young women, virgins, of good appearance,
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1 Kings 1:2
So his advisers told him, "Let us find a young virgin to wait on you and look after you, my lord. She will lie in your arms and keep you warm."
Let the king appoint agents in each province to bring these beautiful young women into the royal harem at the fortress of Susa. Hegai, the king's eunuch in charge of the harem, will see that they are all given beauty treatments.
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