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2 Samuel 23:6 CEBA

6 But despicable people are like thorns, all of them good for nothing, because they can't be carried by hand.

Study tools for 2 Samuel 23:6

  • 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>