2 Samuel 20:24

“And Adoram was over the tribute: and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was recorder:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Samuel 20:24

And Adoram was ouer the tribute, and Iehoshaphat the sonne of Ahilud was Recorder.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and Adoram was over the forced labor, and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was the recorder;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and Adoram was over the men subject to taskwork; and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was the recorder;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Adoram was overseer of the forced work; and Jehoshaphat, the son of Ahilud, was the recorder;
- Basic English Bible

and Adoram was over the levy; and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was recorder;
- Darby Bible

And Adoram was over the tribute: and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was recorder:
- Webster's Bible

and Adoram was over the men subject to forced labor; and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was the recorder;
- World English Bible

and Adoram [is] over the tribute, and Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud [is] the remembrancer,
- Youngs Literal Bible

and Adoram was over the levy; and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was the recorder;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Samuel 20:24

Wesley's Notes for 2 Samuel 20:24


20:22 Wisdom - Prudently treated with them about it, representing to them the certainty and nearness of their ruin, if they did not speedily comply with her desires, and certain deliverance if they did.

20:23 Over all the host - The good success of this, and of the former expedition, under the conduct of Joab, had so fixed his interest in the army, and others of David's fastest friends, that the king could not without danger displace him.


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