2 Samuel 8:8

8 From Tebah[a] and Berothai, towns that belonged to Hadadezer, King David took a great quantity of bronze.

2 Samuel 8:8 in Other Translations

KJV
8 And from Betah, and from Berothai, cities of Hadadezer, king David took exceeding much brass.
ESV
8 And from Betah and from Berothai, cities of Hadadezer, King David took very much bronze.
NLT
8 along with a large amount of bronze from Hadadezer’s towns of Tebah and Berothai.
MSG
8 He also looted a great quantity of bronze from Tebah and Berothai, cities of Hadadezer.
CSB
8 King David also took huge quantities of bronze from Betah and Berothai, Hadadezer's cities.

2 Samuel 8:8 In-Context

6 He put garrisons in the Aramean kingdom of Damascus, and the Arameans became subject to him and brought tribute. The LORD gave David victory wherever he went.
7 David took the gold shields that belonged to the officers of Hadadezer and brought them to Jerusalem.
8 From Tebah and Berothai, towns that belonged to Hadadezer, King David took a great quantity of bronze.
9 When Tou king of Hamath heard that David had defeated the entire army of Hadadezer,
10 he sent his son Joram to King David to greet him and congratulate him on his victory in battle over Hadadezer, who had been at war with Tou. Joram brought with him articles of silver, of gold and of bronze.

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Footnotes 1

  • [a]. See some Septuagint manuscripts (see also 1 Chron. 18:8); Hebrew "Betah" .
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