16 For forty days the Philistine came forward every morning and evening and took his stand.

Read 1 Samuel 17:16 Using Other Translations

And the Philistine drew near morning and evening, and presented himself forty days.
For forty days the Philistine came forward and took his stand, morning and evening.
For forty days, every morning and evening, the Philistine champion strutted in front of the Israelite army.