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2 Samuel 13:16 NLT

16 “No, no!” Tamar cried. “Sending me away now is worse than what you’ve already done to me.” But Amnon wouldn’t listen to her.

Study tools for 2 Samuel 13:16

  • a 13:3 - Hebrew Shimeah (also in 13:32 ), a variant spelling of Shimea; compare 1 Chr 2:13 .
  • b 13:6 - Or a couple of cakes; also in 13:8, 10 .
  • c 13:18 - Or a robe with sleeves, or an ornamented robe. The meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain.
  • d 13:21 - Dead Sea Scrolls and Greek version add But he did not punish his son Amnon, because he loved him, for he was his firstborn.
  • e 13:27 - As in Greek and Latin versions (compare also Dead Sea Scrolls); the Hebrew text lacks this sentence.
  • f 13:34 - As in Greek version; Hebrew lacks this sentence.
  • g 13:39 - Dead Sea Scrolls and Greek version read And the spirit of the king.
  • h 13:39 - Or no longer felt a need to go out after Absalom.