2 Samuel 20:11

“And one of Joab's men stood by him, and said, He that favoureth Joab, and he that is for David, let him go after Joab.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Samuel 20:11

And one of Ioabs men stood by him, and said, He that fauoureth Ioab, and hee that is for Dauid, let him goe after Ioab.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now there stood by him one of Joab's young men, and said, "Whoever favors Joab and whoever is for David, {let him} follow Joab."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And there stood by him one of Joab's young men, and said, He that favoreth Joab, and he that is for David, let him follow Joab.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And one of Joab's young men, taking his place at Amasa's side, said, Whoever is for Joab and for David, let him go after Joab!
- Basic English Bible

And one of Joab's young men stood by [Amasa] and said, He that favours Joab, and he that is for David, let him follow Joab.
- Darby Bible

And one of Joab's men stood by him, and said, He that favoreth Joab, and he that is for David, let him go after Joab.
- Webster's Bible

There stood by him one of Joab's young men, and said, "He who favors Joab, and he who is for David, let him follow Joab!"
- World English Bible

And a man hath stood by him, of the young men of Joab, and saith, `He who hath delight in Joab, and he who [is] for David -- after Joab!'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And there stood by him one of Joab's young men, and said: 'He that favoureth Joab, and he that is for David let him follow Joab.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Samuel 20:11

Wesley's Notes for 2 Samuel 20:11


20:11 One - Left there on purpose to deliver the following message. Favoureth Joab - He that would have Joab to be general, rather than such a perfidious rebel as Amasa. For David - He that wisheth David good success against Sheba, and against all rebels.


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