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1 Samuel 29:9

And Achish answered and said to David, I know that thou art good in my sight, qas an angel of God: notwithstanding rthe princes of the Philistines have said, He shall not go up with us to the battle.

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1 Samuel 29:9 — The New International Version (NIV)

Achish answered, “I know that you have been as pleasing in my eyes as an angel of God; nevertheless, the Philistine commanders have said, ‘He must not go up with us into battle.’

1 Samuel 29:9 — English Standard Version (ESV)

And Achish answered David and said, “I know that you are as blameless in my sight as an angel of God. Nevertheless, the commanders of the Philistines have said, ‘He shall not go up with us to the battle.’

1 Samuel 29:9 — New Living Translation (NLT)

But Achish insisted, “As far as I’m concerned, you’re as perfect as an angel of God. But the Philistine commanders are afraid to have you with them in the battle.

1 Samuel 29:9 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

Then Achish answered and said to David, “I know that you are as good in my sight as an angel of God; nevertheless the princes of the Philistines have said, ‘He shall not go up with us to the battle.’

1 Samuel 29:9 — New Century Version (NCV)

Achish answered, “I know you are as good as an angel from God. But the Philistine commanders have said, ‘David must not go with us into battle.’

1 Samuel 29:9 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

And Achish answered and said to David, I know that thou art good in my sight, as an angel of God: notwithstanding the princes of the Philistines have said, He shall not go up with us to the battle.

1 Samuel 29:9 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

And Achish answered and said to David, I know that thou art acceptable to me, as an angel of God; nevertheless the princes of the Philistines have said, He shall not go up with us to the battle.

1 Samuel 29:9 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

Achish answered David, “I admit that in my judgment you’re as good as God’s Messenger. However, the Philistine officers said, ‘He shouldn’t go into battle with us.’

1 Samuel 29:9 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

Achish answered David, “I’m convinced that you are as reliable as the Angel of God. But the Philistine commanders have said, ‘He must not go into battle with us.’

1 Samuel 29:9 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Achish replied to David, “I know that you are as blameless in my sight as an angel of God; nevertheless, the commanders of the Philistines have said, ‘He shall not go up with us to the battle.’

1 Samuel 29:9 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

And Achish answered and said to David, “I know that you are good in my eyes, like an angel of God! However, the commanders of the Philistines have said, ‘He must not go up with us into the battle.’

1 Samuel 29:9 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

Achish answered, “You have been as pleasing to me as an angel of God. But the Philistine commanders have said, ‘We don’t want David to go up with us into battle.’

1 Samuel 29:9 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

But Achish replied to David, “I know that you are pleasing in my sight, like an angel of God; nevertheless the commanders of the Philistines have said, ‘He must not go up with us to the battle.’