1 Samuel 9:2

Overview - 1 Samuel 9
Saul despairing to find his father's asses,
by the counsel of his servant,
11 and direction of young maidens,
15 according to God's revelation,
18 comes to Samuel.
19 Samuel entertains Saul at the feast.
25 Samuel, after secret communication, brings Saul on his way.
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1 Samuel 9:2  (King James Version)
And he had a son, whose name was Saul, a choice young man, and a goodly: and there was not among the children of Israel a goodlier person than he: from his shoulders and upward he was higher than any of the people.

16:7 Genesis 6:2 ; 2 Samuel 14:25 2 Samuel 14:26 ; Jeremiah 9:23

from his shoulders
10:23 17:4 Numbers 13:33