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2 Samuel 17:23 NIV

23 When Ahithophel saw that his advice had not been followed, he saddled his donkey and set out for his house in his hometown. He put his house in order and then hanged himself. So he died and was buried in his father’s tomb.

References for 2 Samuel 17:23

Study tools for 2 Samuel 17:23

  • a 17:1 - Or "Let me"
  • b 17:9 - Or "When some of the men fall at the first attack"
  • c 17:20 - Or "“They passed by the sheep pen toward the water.”"
  • d 17:25 - Hebrew "Ithra" , a variant of "Jether"
  • e 17:25 - Some Septuagint manuscripts (see also 1 Chron. 2:17); Hebrew and other Septuagint manuscripts "Israelite"
  • f 17:25 - Hebrew "Abigal" , a variant of "Abigail"
  • g 17:28 - Most Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac; Hebrew "lentils, and roasted grain"