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2 Samuel 13:20 ESV

20 And her brother Absalom said to her, "Has Amnon your brother been with you? Now hold your peace, my sister. He is your brother; do not take this to heart." So Tamar lived, a desolate woman, in her brother Absalom's house.

Study tools for 2 Samuel 13:20

  • a 13:12 - Or humiliate; also verses 14, 22, 32
  • b 13:16 - Compare Septuagint, Vulgate; the meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain
  • c 13:18 - Or a robe of many colors (compare Genesis 37:3); also verse 19
  • d 13:21 - Dead Sea Scroll, Septuagint add But he would not punish his son Amnon, because he loved him, since he was his firstborn
  • e 13:34 - Septuagint the Horonaim Road
  • f 13:39 - Dead Sea Scroll, Septuagint; Hebrew David
  • g 13:39 - Compare Vulgate ceased to go out