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Saul said to his armor bearer, “Draw your sword and pierce me through with it, otherwise these uncircumcised [Philistines] will come and pierce me through and abuse and mock me.” But his armor bearer would not, because he was terrified [of doing such a thing]. So [a]Saul took his sword and fell on it.

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  1. 1 Samuel 31:4 In 2 Sam 1:10, an Amalekite claims to have killed Saul.

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