2 Samuel 12:25

“And he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he called his name Jedidiah, because of the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Samuel 12:25

And hee sent by the hand of Nathan the Prophet, and hee called his name Iedidiah, because of the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and sent {word} through Nathan the prophet, and he named him Jedidiah for the LORD'S sake.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he called his name Jedidiah, for Jehovah's sake.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he sent word by Nathan the prophet, who gave him the name Jedidiah, by the word of the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

And he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he called his name Jedidiah, for Jehovah's sake.
- Darby Bible

And he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he called his name Jedidiah, because of the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

and he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he named him Jedidiah, for Yahweh's sake.
- World English Bible

and sendeth by the hand of Nathan the prophet, and calleth his name Jedidiah, because of Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

and He sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet, and he called his name Jedidiah, for the LORD'S sake.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Samuel 12:25

Wesley's Notes for 2 Samuel 12:25


12:25 Jedidiah - That is, beloved of the Lord. Because - Either, because of the Lord's love to him, or because the Lord commanded him to do so.


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