וַ֠יָּבֹא אֶל־ גִּדְרֹ֨ות הַצֹּ֤אן עַל־ הַדֶּ֙רֶךְ֙ וְשָׁ֣ם מְעָרָ֔ה וַיָּבֹ֥א שָׁא֖וּל לְהָסֵ֣ךְ אֶת־ רַגְלָ֑יו וְדָוִד֙ וַאֲנָשָׁ֔יו בְּיַרְכְּתֵ֥י הַמְּעָרָ֖ה יֹשְׁבִֽים׃
KJV with Strong's
And he came to the sheepcotes __ by the way where was a cave and Saul went in to cover his feet and David and his men remained in the sides of the cave
שמואל א 24:3 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַ֠יָּבֹא אֶל־גִּדְרֹ֨ות הַצֹּ֤אן עַל־הַדֶּ֙רֶךְ֙ וְשָׁ֣ם מְעָרָ֔ה וַיָּבֹ֥א שָׁא֖וּל לְהָסֵ֣ךְ אֶת־רַגְלָ֑יו וְדָוִד֙ וַאֲנָשָׁ֔יו בְּיַרְכְּתֵ֥י הַמְּעָרָ֖ה יֹשְׁבִֽים׃
שמואל א 24:3 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
שמואל א 24:3 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
שמואל א 24:3 Hebrew Bible
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
He came to the sheepfolds on the way, where there was a cave; and Saul went in to relieve himself. Now David and his men were sitting in the inner recesses of the cave.
King James Bible
And he came to the sheepcotes by the way, where was a cave; and Saul went in to cover his feet: and David and his men remained in the sides of the cave.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
When Saul came to the sheep pens along the road, a cave was there, and he went in to relieve himself. David and his men were staying in the back of the cave,
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
the sheepcotes. Caves in the rocks, in which it is still common for shepherds and their flocks to lodge. Dr. Pococke observes, `Beyond the valley [of Tekoa,] there is a very large grotto. which the Arabs call El- Maamah, a hiding place: the high rocks on each side of the valley are almost perpendicular; and the way to the grotto is by a terrace formed in the rock, which is very narrow. There are two entrances into it; we went by the farthest, which leads by a narrow passage into a very large grotto, the rock being supported by natural pillars; the top of it rises in several places like domes; the grotto is perfectly dry. There is a tradition, that the people of the country, to the number of
Travels, vol. ii. P.
Links1 Samuel 24:3 • 1 Samuel 24:3 NIV • 1 Samuel 24:3 NLT • 1 Samuel 24:3 ESV • 1 Samuel 24:3 NASB • 1 Samuel 24:3 KJV • 1 Samuel 24:3 Bible Apps • 1 Samuel 24:3 Biblia Paralela • 1 Samuel 24:3 Chinese Bible • 1 Samuel 24:3 French Bible • 1 Samuel 24:3 German Bible • Bible Hub