2 Samuel 8:3

“David smote also Hadadezer, the son of Rehob, king of Zobah, as he went to recover his border at the river Euphrates.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Dauid smote also Hadadezer the sonne of Rehob, king of Zobah, as he went to recouer his border at the riuer Euphrates.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then David defeated Hadadezer, the son of Rehob king of Zobah, as he went to restore his rule at the River.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

David smote also Hadadezer the son of Rehob, king of Zobah, as he went to recover his dominion at the River.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And David overcame Hadadezer, the son of Rehob, king of Zobah, when he went to make his power seen by the River.
- Basic English Bible

And David smote Hadadezer, the son of Rehob, king of Zobah, as he went to recover his dominion by the river Euphrates.
- Darby Bible

David smote also Hadadezer, the son of Rehob, king of Zobah, as he went to recover his border at the river Euphrates.
- Webster's Bible

David struck also Hadadezer the son of Rehob, king of Zobah, as he went to recover his dominion at the River.
- World English Bible

And David smiteth Hadadezer son of Rehob, king of Zobah, in his going to bring back his power by the River [Euphrates;]
- Youngs Literal Bible

David smote also Hadadezer the son of Rehob, king of Zobah, as he went to establish his dominion at the river Euphrates.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Samuel 8:3


8:3 As he went - David, remembering the grant which God had made to his people of all the land as far as Euphrates, and having subdued his neighbouring enemies, went to recover his rights, and stablish his dominion as far as Euphrates.


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