24 So David hid in the field, and when the New Moon feast came, the king sat down to eat.

Read 1 Samuel 20:24 Using Other Translations

So David hid himself in the field: and when the new moon was come, the king sat him down to eat meat.
So David hid himself in the field. And when the new moon came, the king sat down to eat food.
So David hid himself in the field, and when the new moon festival began, the king sat down to eat.