2 Samuel 19:42 CEB

42 Then all the people of Judah answered the Israelites, "Because the king is our relative! Why are you angry at us about this? Have we taken any of the king's food? Has he given us any gifts?"

Study tools for 2 Samuel 19:42

  • a 19:1 - 19:2 in Heb
  • b 19:9 - LXX; MT <i>from over Absalom</i>
  • c 19:11 - LXX, OL; MT lacks <i>When… the king</i>, though a version of this clause appears in 19:12.
  • d 19:11 - MT adds <i>The things that all the Israelites were saying reached the king in his home</i> (or <i>palace</i>).
  • e 19:18 - LXX; MT <i>while the crossing was under way, to ferry</i>
  • f 19:19 - 19:18-19 Heb uncertain
  • g 19:26 - LXX, Syr, Vulg; MT <i>your servant said, I will saddle a donkey for myself</i>
  • h 19:28 - Or <i>were doomed to death by my master the king</i>; MT <i>men of death</i>
  • i 19:38 - LXX; MT <i>you</i>
  • j 19:39 - LXX; MT <i>crossed over</i>
  • k 19:43 - LXX, OL; MT <i>we have a greater claim on David than you do.</i>
  • l 19:43 - 19:39-43 Heb uncertain