12 The man replied to Joab, "Even if I had the weight of 1,000 pieces of silvera in my hand, I would not raise my hand against the king's son. For we heard the king command you, Abishai, and Ittai, 'Protect the young man Absalom for me.'bc

References for 2 Samuel 18:12

    • e 18:12 - c. 25 pounds
    • f 18:12 - Some Hb mss, LXX, Tg, Vg; other Hb mss read Protect, whoever, the young man Absalom; Hb obscure
    • g 18:12 - 2 Sm 18:3