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1 Samuel 1:22 NIV

22 Hannah did not go. She said to her husband, “After the boy is weaned, I will take him and present him before the LORD, and he will live there always.”a

References for 1 Samuel 1:22

    • c 1:22 - Masoretic Text; Dead Sea Scrolls "always. I have dedicated him as a Nazirite—all the days of his life.”"

      Study tools for 1 Samuel 1:22

      • a 1:1 - See Septuagint and 1 Chron. 6:26-27,33-35; or "from Ramathaim Zuphim" .
      • b 1:20 - "Samuel" sounds like the Hebrew for "heard by God."
      • c 1:22 - Masoretic Text; Dead Sea Scrolls "always. I have dedicated him as a Nazirite—all the days of his life.”"
      • d 1:23 - Masoretic Text; Dead Sea Scrolls, Septuagint and Syriac "your"
      • e 1:24 - Dead Sea Scrolls, Septuagint and Syriac; Masoretic Text "with three bulls"
      • f 1:24 - That is, probably about 36 pounds or about 16 kilograms