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Then Jonathan said to David, To morrow is the new moon: and you shall be missed, because your seat will be empty.
new moon (See on verse
1 Samuel 20:5 And David said to Jonathan, Behold, to morrow is the new moon, and I should not fail to sit with the king at meat: but let me go...
and thou shalt Among the terms of salutation and compliment used in Persia, one was, `according to my mode of notation in italics, (), signifying, Thy place or seat was empty among thy friends. This phrase, or the greater part of it, was frequently addressed to myself when coming into a circle of Persian acquaintances, after an absence of several days or weeks. It reminded me of a passage in the First book of Samuel, (ch
1 Samuel 20:18 Then Jonathan said to David, To morrow is the new moon: and you shall be missed, because your seat will be empty.
) And thou shalt be missed, because thy seat will be empty. And again, David's place was empty.' Sir W. Ouseley's Travels, vol i. preface, p.16
empty [heb] missed
Strong's ConcordanceThen Jonathan said to David, To morrow [is] the new moon: and thou shalt be missed, because thy seat will be empty.
Topical BibleDavid Empty Festival Hast Jonathan Missed Moon Morrow New-moon Present Seat Tomorrow To-morrow Wilt
1 Samuel Chapter 20 Verse 18
Alphabetical: and be because David empty festival him is Jonathan missed Moon New said seat the Then to Tomorrow will You your
OT History: 1 Samuel 20:18 Then Jonathan said to him Tomorrow (1Sa iSam 1 Sam i sa)