The king was exceedingly sorry, but for the sake of his oaths, and of his dinner guests, he didn't wish to refuse her.
|SERMONS, ESSAYS AND OPINIONS||
|Hebrew||ויתעצב המלך מאד אך בעבור השבועה והמסבים עמו לא רצה להשיב פניה׃|
|Greek||και περιλυπος γενομενος ο βασιλευς δια τους ορκους και τους ανακειμενους ουκ ηθελησεν αθετησαι αυτην|
|Latin||Et contristatus est rex : propter jusjurandum, et propter simul discumbentes, noluit eam contristare :|
|KJV||And the king was exceeding sorry; yet for his oath's sake, and for their sakes which sat with him, he would not reject her.|
|WEB||The king was exceedingly sorry, but for the sake of his oaths, and of his dinner guests, he didn't wish to refuse her.|