2 Samuel 13:19

“And Tamar put ashes on her head, and rent her garment of divers colours that was on her, and laid her hand on her head, and went on crying.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Samuel 13:19

And Tamar put ashes on her head, and rent her garment of diuers colours that was on her, and layde her hand on her head, and went on, crying.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Tamar put ashes on her head and tore her long-sleeved garment which {was} on her; and she put her hand on her head and went away, crying aloud as she went.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Tamar put ashes on her head, and rent her garment of divers colors that was on her; and she laid her hand on her head, and went her way, crying aloud as she went.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Tamar, in her grief, put dust on her head; and she put her hand on her head and went away crying loudly.
- Basic English Bible

And Tamar put ashes on her head, and rent her vest of many colours which was on her, and laid her hand on her head, and went away, crying out as she went.
- Darby Bible

And Tamar put ashes on her head, and rent her garment of divers colors that was on her, and laid her hand on her head, and went on crying.
- Webster's Bible

Tamar put ashes on her head, and tore her garment of various colors that was on her; and she laid her hand on her head, and went her way, crying aloud as she went.
- World English Bible

And Tamar taketh ashes for her head, and the long coat that [is] on her she hath rent, and putteth her hand on her head, and goeth, going on and crying;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Tamar put ashes on her head, and rent her garment of many colours that was on her; and she laid her hand on her head, and went her way, crying aloud as she went.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Samuel 13:19

Wesley's Notes for 2 Samuel 13:19


13:19 Put ashes - To signify her grief for some calamity which had befallen her, and what that was, concurring circumstances easily discovered. Head - In token of grief and shame, as if she were unable and ashamed to shew her face. Crying - To manifest her abhorrency of the fact, and that it was not done by her consent.


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