2 Samuel 13:12

“And she answered him, Nay, my brother, do not force me; for no such thing ought to be done in Israel: do not thou this folly.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Samuel 13:12

And she answered him, Nay, my brother, doe not force me: for no such thing ought to bee done in Israel; doe not thou this folly.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But she answered him, "No, my brother, do not violate me, for such a thing is not done in Israel; do not do this disgraceful thing!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And she answered him, Nay, my brother, do not force me; for no such thing ought to be done in Israel: do not thou this folly.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And answering him, she said, O my brother, do not put shame on me; it is not right for such a thing to be done in Israel: do not this evil thing.
- Basic English Bible

And she said to him, No, my brother, do not humble me; for no such thing is done in Israel: do not this infamy.
- Darby Bible

And she answered him, Nay, my brother, do not force me; for no such thing ought to be done in Israel: do not thou this folly.
- Webster's Bible

She answered him, "No, my brother, do not force me! For no such thing ought to be done in Israel. Don't you do this folly.
- World English Bible

And she saith to him, `Nay, my brother, do not humble me, for it is not done so in Israel; do not this folly.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And she answered him: 'Nay, my brother, do not force me; for no such thing ought to be done in Israel; do not thou this wanton deed.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Samuel 13:12

Wesley's Notes for 2 Samuel 13:12


13:12 Brother - Whom nature both teaches to abhor such thoughts and obliges to defend me from such a mischief with thy utmost hazard, if another should attempt it. Force - Thou shouldst abhor it, if I were willing; but to add violence, is abominable. Israel - Among God's people who are taught better things; who also will be infinitely reproached for such a base action.


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