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1 Samuel 1:4 NLT

4 On the days Elkanah presented his sacrifice, he would give portions of the meat to Peninnah and each of her children.

Study tools for 1 Samuel 1:4

  • a 1:1 - As in Greek version; Hebrew reads in Ramathaim-zophim; compare 1:19 .
  • b 1:5 - Or And because he loved Hannah, he would give her a choice portion. The meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain.
  • c 1:7 - Hebrew the house of the ; also in 1:24 .
  • d 1:9 - Hebrew the Temple of the .
  • e 1:11 - Some manuscripts add He will drink neither wine nor intoxicants.
  • f 1:20 - Samuel sounds like the Hebrew term for “asked of God” or “heard by God.”
  • g 1:22 - Some manuscripts add I will offer him as a Nazirite for all time.
  • h 1:23 - As in Dead Sea Scrolls and Greek version; Masoretic Text reads may the keep his promise.
  • i 1:24 - As in Dead Sea Scrolls, Greek and Syriac versions; Masoretic Text reads three bulls.
  • j 1:24 - Hebrew and an ephah [20 quarts or 22 liters].
  • k 1:28 - Hebrew he.