6 Now when the sons of Ammon saw that 1they had become odious to David, the sons of Ammon sent and 2hired the Arameans of 3Beth-rehob and the 4Arameans of Zobah, 20,000 * foot soldiers, and the king of 5Maacah with 1,000 men, and the men of Tob with 12,000 * * men.