2 Samuel 8:9-18 NIV

9 When Toua king of Hamath heard that David had defeated the entire army of Hadadezer,

References for 2 Samuel 8:9

    • v 8:9 - Hebrew "Toi" , a variant of "Tou" ; also in verse 10
      10 he sent his son Joramb to King David to greet him and congratulate him on his victory in battle over Hadadezer, who had been at war with Tou. Joram brought with him articles of silver, of gold and of bronze.

      References for 2 Samuel 8:10

        • w 8:10 - A variant of "Hadoram"
          11 King David dedicated these articles to the LORD, as he had done with the silver and gold from all the nations he had subdued:

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          12 Edomc and Moab, the Ammonites and the Philistines, and Amalek. He also dedicated the plunder taken from Hadadezer son of Rehob, king of Zobah.

          References for 2 Samuel 8:12

            • x 8:12 - Some Hebrew manuscripts, Septuagint and Syriac (see also 1 Chron. 18:11); most Hebrew manuscripts "Aram"
              13 And David became famous after he returned from striking down eighteen thousand Edomitesd in the Valley of Salt.

              References for 2 Samuel 8:13

                • y 8:13 - A few Hebrew manuscripts, Septuagint and Syriac (see also 1 Chron. 18:12); most Hebrew manuscripts "Aram" (that is, Arameans)
                  14 He put garrisons throughout Edom, and all the Edomites became subject to David. The LORD gave David victory wherever he went.

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                  David’s Officials

                  15 David reigned over all Israel, doing what was just and right for all his people.

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                  16 Joab son of Zeruiah was over the army; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud was recorder;

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                  17 Zadok son of Ahitub and Ahimelek son of Abiathar were priests; Seraiah was secretary;
                  18 Benaiah son of Jehoiada was over the Kerethites and Pelethites; and David’s sons were priests.e

                  References for 2 Samuel 8:18

                    • z 8:18 - Or "were chief officials" (see Septuagint and Targum; see also 1 Chron. 18:17)