2 Samuel 21:8-11 NIV

8 But the king took Armoni and Mephibosheth, the two sons of Aiah's daughter Rizpah,1 whom she had borne to Saul, together with the five sons of Saul's daughter Merab,a whom she had borne to Adriel son of Barzillai the Meholathite.2

References for 2 Samuel 21:8

    • a 21:8 - Two Hebrew manuscripts, some Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac (see also 1 Samuel 18:19); most Hebrew and Septuagint manuscripts "Michal"
      9 He handed them over to the Gibeonites, who killed and exposed them on a hill before the LORD. All seven of them fell together; they were put to death3 during the first days of the harvest, just as the barley harvest was beginning.4

      References for 2 Samuel 21:9

      10 Rizpah daughter of Aiah took sackcloth and spread it out for herself on a rock. From the beginning of the harvest till the rain poured down from the heavens on the bodies, she did not let the birds of the air touch them by day or the wild animals by night.5

      References for 2 Samuel 21:10

      11 When David was told what Aiah's daughter Rizpah, Saul's concubine, had done,