1 Samuel 13:19

NET ©

A blacksmith could not be found in all the land of Israel, for the Philistines had said, “This will prevent the Hebrews from making swords and spears.”

NIV ©

Not a blacksmith could be found in the whole land of Israel, because the Philistines had said, "Otherwise the Hebrews will make swords or spears!"

NASB ©

Now no blacksmith could be found in all the land of Israel, for the Philistines said, "Otherwise the Hebrews will make swords or spears."

NLT ©

There were no blacksmiths in the land of Israel in those days. The Philistines wouldn’t allow them for fear they would make swords and spears for the Hebrews.

MSG ©

There wasn't a blacksmith to be found anywhere in Israel. The Philistines made sure of that--"Lest those Hebrews start making swords and spears."

BBE ©

Now there was no iron-worker in all the land of Israel: for the Philistines said, For fear the Hebrews make themselves swords or spears:

NRSV ©

Now there was no smith to be found throughout all the land of Israel; for the Philistines said, "The Hebrews must not make swords or spears for themselves";

NKJV ©

Now there was no blacksmith to be found throughout all the land of Israel, for the Philistines said, "Lest the Hebrews make swords or spears."

KJV
Now there was no smith
<02796>
found
<04672> (8735)
throughout all the land
<0776>
of Israel
<03478>_:
for the Philistines
<06430>
said
<0559> (8804)_,
Lest the Hebrews
<05680>
make
<06213> (8799)
[them] swords
<02719>
or spears
<02595>_:
HEBREW
tynx
<02595>
wa
<0176>
brx
<02719>
Myrbeh
<05680>
wvey
<06213>
Np
<06435>
Mytslp
<06430>
*wrma {rma}
<0559>
yk
<03588>
larvy
<03478>
Ura
<0776>
lkb
<03605>
aumy
<04672>
al
<03808>
srxw (13:19)
<02796>
LXXM
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
tektwn
<5045>  
N-NSM
sidhrou
<4604>  
N-GSM
ouc
<3364>  
ADV
eurisketo
<2147>  
V-IPI-3S
en
<1722>  
PREP
pash
<3956>  
A-DSF
gh
<1065>  
N-DSF
israhl
<2474>  
N-PRI
oti
<3754>  
CONJ
eipon
 
V-AAI-3P
oi
<3588>  
T-NPM
allofuloi
<246>  
N-NPM
mh
<3165>  
ADV
poihswsin
<4160>  
V-AAS-3P
oi
<3588>  
T-NPM
ebraioi
<1445>  
N-NPM
romfaian
 
N-ASF
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
doru
 
N-ASN
NET © [draft] ITL
A blacksmith
<02796>
could not
<03808>
be found
<04672>
in all
<03605>
the land
<0776>
of Israel
<03478>
, for
<03588>
the Philistines
<06430>
had
<06213>
said
<0559>
, “This will prevent
<06435>
the Hebrews
<05680>
from making swords
<02719>
and
<0176>
spears
<02595>
.”
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