2 Chronicles 8:9

Overview - 2 Chronicles 8
Solomon's buildings.
The Canaanites which were left, Solomon makes tributaries, but the Israelites rulers.
11 Pharaoh's daughter removes to her house.
12 Solomon's yearly solemn sacrifices.
14 He appoints the priests and Levites to their places.
17 The navy fetches gold from Ophir.
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2 Chronicles 8:9  (King James Version)
But of the children of Israel did Solomon make no servants for his work; but they were men of war, and chief of his captains, and captains of his chariots and horsemen.

But of the
Exodus 19:5 Exodus 19:6 ; Leviticus 25:39-46 ; Galatians 4:26 Galatians 4:31

they were men
1 Samuel 8:11 1 Samuel 8:12