2 Samuel 2:11

“And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Samuel 2:11

(And the time that Dauid was King in Hebron ouer the house of Iudah, was seuen yeeres, and sixe moneths)
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the time when David was king in Hebron over the people of Judah was seven years and six months.
- Basic English Bible

And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.
- Darby Bible

And the time that David was king in Hebron, over the house of Judah, was seven years and six months.
- Webster's Bible

The time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.
- World English Bible

And the number of the days that David hath been king in Hebron, over the house of Judah, is seven years and six months.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Samuel 2:11

Wesley's Notes for 2 Samuel 2:11


2:9 Gilead - Largely so taken, for all the land of Israel beyond Jordan. Ashurites - That is, the tribe of Asher, as the Chaldee paraphrast and others understand it. Jezreel - A large and rich valley situate in the borders of the tribes of Zebulun, Issachar and Naphtali, and so put for them all. All Israel - Except Judah.

2:10 Two years - Namely, before the following war broke out, which continued five years.

2:12 Went out - To fight with David's army, and to bring back the rest of the kingdom to Saul's house.

2:13 Met - That is, met the opposite army, and put themselves in a posture for battle.


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