25 And Absalom set Amasa over the host instead of Joab; which Amasa was the son of a man whose name was Jithra the Israelite, that went in to Abigail the daughter of Nahash, sister to Zeruiah, Joab's mother.

References for 2 Samuel 17:25

    • a 17:25 - Perhaps 'Ishmaelite:' see 1Chron. 2.17.