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2 Samuel 21:17 NAS

17 But 1Abishai the son of Zeruiah helped him, and struck the Philistine and killed him. Then the men of David swore to him, saying, "2You shall not go out again with us to battle, so that you do not extinguish 3the lamp of Israel."

References for 2 Samuel 21:17

Study tools for 2 Samuel 21:17

  • a 21:2 - Lit "had sworn to"
  • b 21:2 - Lit "smite"
  • c 21:5 - Lit "against us that we should be exterminated"
  • d 21:6 - Lit "expose them"
  • e 21:8 - So Gr and Heb mss
  • f 21:9 - Lit "exposed them"
  • g 21:10 - Lit "water was poured"
  • h 21:10 - Lit "gave"
  • i 21:13 - Lit "exposed"
  • j 21:16 - Heb "Raphah"
  • k 21:16 - Lit "and he was"
  • l 21:16 - Lit "said"
  • m 21:18 - Heb "Raphah"
  • n 21:19 - Lit "smote"
  • o 21:19 - In 1 Chr 20:5, "Lahmi, the brother of Goliath"
  • p 21:20 - Heb "Raphah"
  • q 21:22 - Heb "Raphah"