1 Samuel 11:5

Overview - 1 Samuel 11
Nahash offers them of Jabesh-gilead a reproachful condition.
They send messengers, and are delivered by Saul.
12 Saul thereby is confirmed, and his kingdom renewed.
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1 Samuel 11:5  (King James Version)
And, behold, Saul came after the herd out of the field; and Saul said, What aileth the people that they weep? And they told him the tidings of the men of Jabesh.

after the herd
9:1 1 Kings 19:19 ; Psalms 78:71

What aileth
Genesis 21:17 ; Judges 18:23 ; Isaiah 22:1