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2 Samuel 23:1 CEBA

David’s last words

1 These are David's last words: This is the declaration of Jesse's son David, the declaration of a man raised high, a man anointed by the God of Jacob, a man favored by the strong one of Israel.

References for 2 Samuel 23:1

    • a 23:1 - Or <i>Israel’s favorite singer </i>or <i>the favorite of Israel’s songs</i>

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      • a 23:1 - Or <i>Israel’s favorite singer </i>or <i>the favorite of Israel’s songs</i>
      • b 23:5 - Or <i>Yes, my house is surely with God!</i>
      • c 23:8 - LXXL, OL; MT <i>Josheb-bashebeth</i>; cf 1 Chron 11:11
      • d 23:8 - See 1 Chron 11:11.
      • e 23:8 - LXXL, Vulg; cf 1 Chron 11:11; MT <i>chief of the officers</i>
      • f 23:8 - Cf 1 Chron 11:11; Heb uncertain
      • g 23:13 - Or <i>cave</i>; cf 2 Sam 23:14
      • h 23:18 - Some Heb manuscripts, Syr; MT <i>third </i>or <i>three</i>
      • i 23:19 - Syr; cf 1 Chron 11:25; MT <i>Wasn’t he the most famous of the Three?</i>
      • j 23:20 - LXX; MT lacks <i>sons.</i>
      • k 23:21 - MT <i>handsome</i>; cf 1 Chron 11:23
      • l 23:32 - Cf 1 Chron 11:34; MT <i>Jashen’s sons</i>
      • m 23:33 - LXX; MT lacks <i>son.</i>