1 Samuel 15:6 NIV

6 Then he said to the Kenites, “Go away, leave the Amalekites so that I do not destroy you along with them; for you showed kindness to all the Israelites when they came up out of Egypt.” So the Kenites moved away from the Amalekites.

References for 1 Samuel 15:6

Study tools for 1 Samuel 15:6

  • a 15:3 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them; also in verses 8, 9, 15, 18, 20 and 21.
  • b 15:9 - Or "the grown bulls" ; the meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.
  • c 15:32 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.