2 Samuel 23:13



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Then three of the thirty chief men went down and came to David in the harvest time to the cave of Adullam, while the troop of the Philistines was camping in the valley of Rephaim.

King James Version

And three of the thirty chief went down, and came to David in the harvest time unto the cave of Adullam: and the troop of the Philistines pitched in the valley of Rephaim.

International Standard Version

One day while the Philistine army was camping in the valley of giants, three of the 30 leaders joined David at the cave of Adullam.

A Conservative Version

And three of the thirty chief men went down, and came to David in the harvest time to the cave of Adullam, and the troop of the Philistines was encamped in the valley of Rephaim.

American Standard Version

And three of the thirty chief men went down, and came to David in the harvest time unto the cave of Adullam; and the troop of the Philistines was encamped in the valley of Rephaim.

Amplified

And three of the thirty chief men went down at harvest time to David in the cave of Adullam, and a troop of Philistines was encamped in the Valley of Rephaim.

Bible in Basic English

And three of the thirty went down at the start of the grain-cutting, and they came to David at the strong place of Adullam; and the band of Philistines had taken up their position in the valley of Rephaim.

Darby Translation

And three of the thirty chiefs went down, and came to David in the harvest time to the cave of Adullam, when the troop of the Philistines was encamped in the valley of Rephaim.

Holman Bible

Three of the 30 leading [warriors] went down at harvest time and came to David at the cave of Adullam, while a company of Philistines was camping in the Valley of Rephaim.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

These three, who were of the thirty chief, went down and came to David in the harvest time unto the cave of Adullam, and the camp of the Philistines was pitched in the valley of Rephaim.

Julia Smith Translation

And three of the thirty heads will go down and come to the harvest, to David, to the cave of Adullam: and the wild beasts, the rovers, encamped in the valley of Rephaim.

King James 2000

And three of the thirty chief men went down, and came to David in the harvest time unto the cave of Adullam: and the troop of the Philistines encamped in the valley of Rephaim.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then three of the thirty leaders went down and came to David {at the time of the harvest} to the cave of Adullam, while a group of [the] Philistines [were] camping in the valley of [the] Rephaim.

Modern King James verseion

And three of the thirty chief men went down and came to David in the harvest time into the cave of Adullam. And the troop of the Philistines pitched in the Valley of the Giants.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And these three of the thirty of the lords went down and came to David in the harvest time unto the cave Adullam. And the Host of the Philistines had pitched in the valley of Giants.

NET Bible

At the time of the harvest three of the thirty leaders went down to David at the cave of Adullam. A band of Philistines was camped in the valley of Rephaim.

New Heart English Bible

Three of the thirty chief men went down, and came to David in the harvest time to the cave of Adullam; and the troop of the Philistines was encamped in the valley of Rephaim.

New simplified Bible

At harvest time three of the thirty leading men came to David at the cave of Adullam when a troop from the Philistine army was camping in the valley of Rephaim.

The Emphasized Bible

And three of the thirty chiefs descended, and came in, towards harvest, unto David, unto the cave of Adullam, - although, a troop of Philistines, were encamped in the vale of Rephaim;

Webster

And three of the thirty chiefs went down, and came to David in the harvest time to the cave of Adullam: and the troop of the Philistines encamped in the valley of Rephaim.

World English Bible

Three of the thirty chief men went down, and came to David in the harvest time to the cave of Adullam; and the troop of the Philistines was encamped in the valley of Rephaim.

Youngs Literal Translation

And three of the thirty heads go down and come unto the harvest, unto David, unto the cave of Adullam, and the company of the Philistines are encamping in the valley of Rephaim,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁלשׁה שׁלושׁה שׁלשׁ שׁלושׁ 
Shalowsh 
Usage: 430

of the thirty
שׁלשׁים שׁלושׁים 
Sh@lowshiym 
Usage: 172

ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

ירד 
Yarad 
Usage: 378

and came

come , bring , ... in , enter , go , carry , ...down , pass , ...out ,
Usage: 0

to David
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

in the harvest time
קציר 
Qatsiyr 
Usage: 54

unto the cave
מערה 
M@`arah 
Usage: 39

עדלּם 
`Adullam 
Usage: 8

and the troop
חי 
Chay 
Usage: 502

of the Philistines
פּלשׁתּי 
P@lishtiy 
Usage: 288

חנה 
Chanah 
pitch , encamp , camp , pitch ... tent , abide , dwelt , lie , rested , grows to an end
Usage: 143

in the valley
עמק 
`emeq 
Usage: 69

Context Readings

David's Faithful Soldiers

12 But he took his stand in the midst of the plot, defended it and struck the Philistines; and the LORD brought about a great victory. 13 Then three of the thirty chief men went down and came to David in the harvest time to the cave of Adullam, while the troop of the Philistines was camping in the valley of Rephaim. 14 David was then in the stronghold, while the garrison of the Philistines was then in Bethlehem.


Cross References

1 Samuel 22:1

So David departed from there and escaped to the cave of Adullam; and when his brothers and all his father's household heard of it, they went down there to him.

2 Samuel 5:18

Now the Philistines came and spread themselves out in the valley of Rephaim.

Joshua 12:15

the king of Libnah, one; the king of Adullam, one;

Joshua 15:35

Jarmuth and Adullam, Socoh and Azekah,

2 Samuel 5:22

Now the Philistines came up once again and spread themselves out in the valley of Rephaim.

1 Chronicles 11:15-19

Now three of the thirty chief men went down to the rock to David, into the cave of Adullam, while the army of the Philistines was camping in the valley of Rephaim.

1 Chronicles 14:9

Now the Philistines had come and made a raid in the valley of Rephaim.

Isaiah 17:5

It will be even like the reaper gathering the standing grain, As his arm harvests the ears, Or it will be like one gleaning ears of grain In the valley of Rephaim.

Micah 1:15

Moreover, I will bring on you The one who takes possession, O inhabitant of Mareshah The glory of Israel will enter Adullam.



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