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1 Samuel 13:5 NIV

5 The Philistines assembled to fight Israel, with three thousanda chariots, six thousand charioteers, and soldiers as numerous as the sand on the seashore. They went up and camped at Mikmash, east of Beth Aven.

References for 1 Samuel 13:5

    •  13:5 - Some Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac; Hebrew "thirty thousand"

      Study tools for 1 Samuel 13:5

      • a 13:1 - A few late manuscripts of the Septuagint; Hebrew does not have "thirty."
      • b 13:1 - Probable reading of the original Hebrew text (see Acts 13:21); Masoretic Text does not have "forty-" .
      • c 13:5 - Some Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac; Hebrew "thirty thousand"
      • d 13:15 - Hebrew; Septuagint "Gilgal and went his way; the rest of the people went after Saul to meet the army, and they went out of Gilgal"
      • e 13:16 - Two Hebrew manuscripts; most Hebrew manuscripts "Geba," a variant of "Gibeah"
      • f 13:20 - Septuagint; Hebrew "plow points"
      • g 13:21 - That is, about 1/4 ounce or about 8 grams
      • h 13:21 - That is, about 1/8 ounce or about 4 grams