22 King Solomon answered his mother, "Why are you requesting Abishag the Shunammite for Adonijah? Since he is my elder brother, you might as well ask the kingship for him,a for Abiathar the priest, and for Joab son of Zeruiah."b

References for 1 Kings 2:22

    • n 2:22 - 2 Sm 16:20-22
    • o 2:22 - LXX, Vg, Syr read kingship for him, and on his side are Abiathar the priest and Joab son of Zeruiah