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2 Samuel 5:3 NIV

3 When all the elders of Israel had come to King David at Hebron, the king made a covenant with them at Hebron before the LORD, and they anointed David king over Israel.

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  • a 5:8 - Or "are hated by David"
  • b 5:9 - Or "the Millo"
  • c 5:20 - "Baal Perazim" means "the lord who breaks out."
  • d 5:25 - Septuagint (see also 1 Chron. 14:16); Hebrew "Geba"