5 David and the whole house of Israel were celebrating before the Lord with all [kinds of] fir wood [instruments],a lyres, harps, tambourines, sistrums,b and cymbals.

References for 2 Samuel 6:5

    • f 6:5 - DSS, LXX read with tuned instruments with strength, with songs; 1 Ch 13:8
    • g 6:5 - an Egyptian percussion instrument