Bible ~~- Older Testament ~~- 1st Kings ~~- chapter 18 of 22 (46 verses.)

1st Kings 18:10Wrench

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As YHVH your Elohim lives, my master [Ahab] sent [his assassins] into every nation and kingdom [near Israel].
All their leaders said you weren't in [their territories].
Then [Ahab] made [those foreign leaders] of every kingdom and nation swear on oath that they couldn't find you.

Oaths

Other English Bible translations of 1st Kings 18:10:

Complete Jewish Bible (Sacred Name Version)CJB-SNAs Adonai your Elohim lives, there canโ€™t be a single nation or kingdom where my master hasnโ€™t sent to search you out; and in each kingdom or nation where they said, โ€˜He isnโ€™t here,โ€™ he made them take an oath that they hadnโ€™t found you.
New International Version (Sacred Name)NIV-SRAs surely as YHVH your Elohim lives, there is not a nation or kingdom where my master has not sent someone to look for you. And whenever a nation or kingdom claimed you were not there, he made them swear they could not find you.
New International Readers Version (Sacred Name)NIRV-SN'My master has sent people to look for you everywhere. There isn't a nation or kingdom where he hasn't sent someone to look for you. Suppose a nation or kingdom would claim you weren't there. Then Ahab would make them take an oath and say they couldn't find you. And that's just as sure as the Adonai your Elohim is alive.
New Living Translation (Sacred Name Version)NLT-SNFor I swear by YHVH your Elohim that the king has searched every nation and kingdom on earth from end to end to find you. And each time when he was told, `Elijah isn't here,' King Ahab forced the king of that nation to swear to the truth of his claim.
New Revised Standard (Sacred Name Edition)NRSV-SNAs the Adonai your Elohim lives, there is no nation or kingdom to which my Adonai has not sent to seek you; and when they would say, "He is not here,' he would require an oath of the kingdom or nation, that they had not found you.
The Message (Sacred Name Version)MSG-SNAs surely as your YHVH lives, there isn't a country or kingdom where my master hasn't sent out search parties looking for you. And if they said, 'We can't find him; we've looked high and low,' he would make that country or kingdom swear that you were not to be found.
Good News Translation (Sacred Name)GNT-SNBy the living Adonai, your Elohim, I swear that the king has made a search for you in every country in the world. Whenever the ruler of a country reported that you were not in his country, Ahab would require that ruler to swear that you could not be found.
New American Standard (Sacred Name Bible)NASB-SN'As YHVH your Elohim lives, there is no nation or kingdom where my master has not sent to search for you; and when they said, 'He is not here,' he made the kingdom or nation swear that they could not find you.
King James Version (unedited)KJVAs the LORD thy God liveth, there is no nation or kingdom, whither my lord hath not sent to seek thee: and when they said, He is not there; he took an oath of the kingdom and nation, that they found thee not.