2 Samuel 2:11

11 The length of time David was king in Hebron over Judah was seven years and six months.

Read 2 Samuel 2:11 Using Other Translations

And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.
And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.
David made Hebron his capital, and he ruled as king of Judah for seven and a half years.

What does 2 Samuel 2:11 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
2 Samuel 2:11

And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of
Judah
And over them only,

was seven years and six months;
to which being added thirty three years he reigned over all Israel in Jerusalem, made forty years and six months; and which, for the roundness of the number, is usually called forty years. See ( 2 Samuel 5:4 ) ( 1 Kings 2:11 ) .

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