1 Kings 9:20-21 NIV

20 All the people left from the Amorites, Hittites,1 Perizzites, Hivites and Jebusites2 (these peoples were not Israelites),

References for 1 Kings 9:20

21 that is, their descendants3 remaining in the land, whom the Israelites could not exterminatea4--these Solomon conscripted for his slave labor force,5 as it is to this day.

References for 1 Kings 9:21

    • h 9:21 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.