11 Two hundred men from Jerusalem had accompanied Absalom. They had been invited as guests and went quite innocently, knowing nothing about the matter.

Read 2 Samuel 15:11 Using Other Translations

And with Absalom went two hundred men out of Jerusalem, that were called; and they went in their simplicity, and they knew not any thing.
With Absalom went two hundred men from Jerusalem who were invited guests, and they went in their innocence and knew nothing.
He took 200 men from Jerusalem with him as guests, but they knew nothing of his intentions.