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1 Kings 2:19 NLT

19 So Bathsheba went to King Solomon to speak on Adonijah’s behalf. The king rose from his throne to meet her, and he bowed down before her. When he sat down on his throne again, the king ordered that a throne be brought for his mother, and she sat at his right hand.

Study tools for 1 Kings 2:19

  • a 2:5 - Or He murdered them during a time of peace as revenge for deaths they had caused in time of war.
  • b 2:5 - As in some Greek and Old Latin manuscripts; Hebrew reads with the blood of war.
  • c 2:6 - Hebrew don’t let his white head go down to Sheol in peace.
  • d 2:9 - Hebrew how to bring his white head down to Sheol in blood.
  • e 2:32 - Hebrew will return his blood on his own head.