2 Samuel 13:7

“Then David sent home to Tamar, saying, Go now to thy brother Amnon's house, and dress him meat.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Samuel 13:7

Then Dauid sent home to Tamar, saying, Goe now to thy brother Amnons house, and dresse him meat.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then David sent to the house for Tamar, saying, "Go now to your brother Amnon's house, and prepare food for him."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then David sent home to Tamar, saying, Go now to thy brother Amnon's house, and dress him food.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then David sent to the house for Tamar and said, Go now to your brother Amnon's house and get a meal for him.
- Basic English Bible

And David sent home to Tamar, saying, Go, I pray thee, to thy brother Amnon's house, and dress him food.
- Darby Bible

Then David sent home to Tamar, saying, Go now to thy brother Amnon's house, and dress meat for him.
- Webster's Bible

Then David sent home to Tamar, saying, "Go now to your brother Amnon's house, and prepare food for him."
- World English Bible

And David sendeth unto Tamar, to the house, saying, `Go, I pray thee, to the house of Amnon thy brother, and make for him food.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Then David sent home to Tamar, saying: 'Go now to thy brother Amnon's house, and dress him food.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Samuel 13:7

Wesley's Notes for 2 Samuel 13:7


13:5 My sister - So he calls her, to prevent the suspicion of any dishonest design upon so near a relation. At her hand - Pretending, his stomach was so nice, that he could eat nothing but what he saw dressed, and that by a person whom he much esteemed.

13:9 Out - Out of the frying - pan into the dish.


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