[One ancient translation does not have verse 1; Hebrew has as verse 1] Saul was . . . years old when he became king, and he was king of Israel for two years. [The Hebrew text is defective at two points in this verse.]
killed the Philistine commander; [or] defeated the Philistines camping.
[Some ancient translations] on his way . . . went from Gilgal; [Hebrew does not have these words.]
[One ancient translation] sickles; [Hebrew] plows.