1 Samuel 12:12

NET ©

“When you saw that King Nahash of the Ammonites was advancing against you, you said to me, ‘No! A king will rule over us’ – even though the Lord your God is your king!

NIV ©

"But when you saw that Nahash king of the Ammonites was moving against you, you said to me, ‘No, we want a king to rule over us’—even though the LORD your God was your king.

NASB ©

"When you saw that Nahash the king of the sons of Ammon came against you, you said to me, ‘No, but a king shall reign over us,’ although the LORD your God was your king.

NLT ©

"But when you were afraid of Nahash, the king of Ammon, you came to me and said that you wanted a king to reign over you, even though the LORD your God was already your king.

MSG ©

"But when you saw Nahash, king of the Ammonites, preparing to attack you, you said to me, 'No more of this. We want a king to lead us.' And GOD was already your king!

BBE ©

And when you saw that Nahash, the king of the Ammonites, was coming against you, you said to me, No more of this; we will have a king for our ruler: when the Lord your God was your king.

NRSV ©

But when you saw that King Nahash of the Ammonites came against you, you said to me, ‘No, but a king shall reign over us,’ though the LORD your God was your king.

NKJV ©

"And when you saw that Nahash king of the Ammonites came against you, you said to me, ‘No, but a king shall reign over us,’ when the LORD your God was your king.

KJV
And when ye saw
<07200> (8799)
that Nahash
<05176>
the king
<04428>
of the children
<01121>
of Ammon
<05983>
came
<0935> (8804)
against you, ye said
<0559> (8799)
unto me, Nay; but a king
<04428>
shall reign
<04427> (8799)
over us: when the LORD
<03068>
your God
<0430>
[was] your king
<04428>_.
HEBREW
Mkklm
<04428>
Mkyhla
<0430>
hwhyw
<03068>
wnyle
<05921>
Klmy
<04427>
Klm
<04428>
yk
<03588>
al
<03808>
yl
<0>
wrmatw
<0559>
Mkyle
<05921>
ab
<0935>
Nwme
<05983>
ynb
<01121>
Klm
<04428>
sxn
<05176>
yk
<03588>
wartw (12:12)
<07200>
LXXM
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
eidete
<3708>  
V-AAI-2P
oti
<3754>  
CONJ
naav
 
N-PRI
basileuv
<935>  
N-NSM
uiwn
<5207>  
N-GPM
ammwn
 
N-PRI
hlyen
<2064>  
V-AAI-3S
ef
<1909>  
PREP
umav
<4771>  
P-AP
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
eipate
 
V-AAI-2P
ouci
<3364>  
ADV
all
<235>  
CONJ
h
<2228>  
CONJ
oti
<3754>  
CONJ
basileuv
<935>  
N-NSM
basileusei
<936>  
V-FAI-3S
ef
<1909>  
PREP
hmwn
<1473>  
P-GP
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
kuriov
<2962>  
N-NSM
o
<3588>  
T-NSM
yeov
<2316>  
N-NSM
hmwn
<1473>  
P-GP
basileuv
<935>  
N-NSM
hmwn
<1473>  
P-GP
NET © [draft] ITL
“When you saw
<07200>
that
<03588>
King
<04428>
Nahash
<05176>
of the Ammonites
<05983>

<01121>
was advancing
<0935>
against
<05921>
you, you said
<0559>
to me, ‘No
<03808>
! A king
<04428>
will rule over
<04427>
us’– even though the Lord
<03068>
your God
<0430>
is your king
<04428>
!
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