But now the Lord my God hath given me rest on every side
From foreign enemies; for Solomon had no wars with any:
[so that there is] neither adversary;
or Satan, no internal enemy in his kingdom, as well as no external ones, Adonijah, Joab, and other ill-designing persons, being cut off:
nor evil occurrent;
nothing that rose up, and met him, to discourage or hinder the prosecution of the good work he had in view.