2 Samuel 20:2 NIV

2 So all the men of Israel deserted David to follow Sheba son of Bikri. But the men of Judah stayed by their king all the way from the Jordan to Jerusalem.

Study tools for 2 Samuel 20:2

  • a 20:6 - Or "and do us serious injury"
  • b 20:14 - See Septuagint and Vulgate; Hebrew "Berites" .
  • c 20:24 - Some Septuagint manuscripts (see also 1 Kings 4:6 and 5:14); Hebrew "Adoram"
  • d 20:26 - Hebrew; some Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac (see also 23:38) "Ithrite"