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1 Samuel 25:25 NIV

25 Please pay no attention, my lord, to that wicked man Nabal. He is just like his name—his name means Fool, and folly goes with him. And as for me, your servant, I did not see the men my lord sent.

References for 1 Samuel 25:25

Study tools for 1 Samuel 25:25

  • a 25:1 - Hebrew and some Septuagint manuscripts; other Septuagint manuscripts "Maon"
  • b 25:18 - That is, probably about 60 pounds or about 27 kilograms
  • c 25:22 - Some Septuagint manuscripts; Hebrew "with David’s enemies"
  • d 25:44 - Hebrew "Palti" , a variant of "Paltiel"