24 So the cook brought the choice piece of the leg and placed it before Saul. Samuel said, "Look, here is the piece that was kept for you. Eat it. I saved it for you to eat at this time with the people I invited." So Saul ate with Samuel that day.

References for 1 Samuel 9:24

    • b 9:24 - [Some ancient translations] Samuel; [Hebrew] He (that is, the cook).
    • c 9:24 - [Probable text] I saved it . . . invited; [Hebrew unclear.]