18 Take along these ten cheeses to the commander of their unit. See how your brothers are and bring back some assurancea from them.

Read 1 Samuel 17:18 Using Other Translations

And carry these ten cheeses unto the captain of their thousand, and look how thy brethren fare, and take their pledge.
Also take these ten cheeses to the commander of their thousand. See if your brothers are well, and bring some token from them."
And give these ten cuts of cheese to their captain. See how your brothers are getting along, and bring back a report on how they are doing. ”