2 Samuel 3:33

Overview - 2 Samuel 3
During the war David still waxes stronger.
Six sons are born to him in Hebron.
Abner, displeased with Ish-bosheth,
revolts to David.
13 David requires as a condition to bring him his wife Michal.
17 Abner, having communed with the Israelites, is feasted by David, and dismissed.
22 Joab returning from battle, is displeased with the king, and kills Abner.
28 David curses Joab;
31 and mourns for Abner.
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2 Samuel 3:33  (King James Version)
And the king lamented over Abner, and said, Died Abner as a fool dieth?

as a fool dieth
That is, as a bad man, as the word frequently signifies in Scripture.
2 Samuel 13:12 2 Samuel 13:13 2 Samuel 13:28 2 Samuel 13:29 Proverbs 18:7 ; Ecclesiastes 2:15 Ecclesiastes 2:16 ; Jeremiah 17:11 ; Luke 12:19 Luke 12:20