2 Samuel 6:5



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Meanwhile, David and all the house of Israel were celebrating before the LORD with all kinds of instruments made of fir wood, and with lyres, harps, tambourines, castanets and cymbals.

King James Version

And David and all the house of Israel played before the LORD on all manner of instruments made of fir wood, even on harps, and on psalteries, and on timbrels, and on cornets, and on cymbals.

International Standard Version

David and the entire assembly of Israel were dancing in the presence of the LORD with all of their strength, accompanied by all sorts of wood instruments, harps, tambourines, castanets, and cymbals.

A Conservative Version

And David and all the house of Israel played before LORD with all manner of [instruments of] fir-wood, and with harps, and with psalteries, and with timbrels, and with castanets, and with cymbals.

American Standard Version

And David and all the house of Israel played before Jehovah with all manner of instruments made of fir-wood, and with harps, and with psalteries, and with timbrels, and with castanets, and with cymbals.

Amplified

And David and all the house of Israel played before the Lord with all their might, with songs, lyres, harps, tambourines, castanets, and cymbals.

Bible in Basic English

And David and all the men of Israel made melody before the Lord with all their power, with songs and with corded instruments and instruments of brass.

Darby Translation

And David and all the house of Israel played before Jehovah on all manner of instruments made of cypress wood, with harps, and with lutes, and with tambours, and with sistra, and with cymbals.

Holman Bible

David and the whole house of Israel were celebrating before the Lord with all [kinds of] fir wood [instruments], lyres, harps, tambourines, sistrums, and cymbals.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And David and all the house of Israel danced before the LORD with all manner of instruments made of fir wood, even on harps and on psalteries and on timbrels and on cornets and on cymbals.

Julia Smith Translation

And David and all the house of Israel playing before Jehovah upon all cypress woods, and upon harps, and upon lyres and upon drums, and upon timbrels and upon cymbals.

King James 2000

And David and all the house of Israel played before the LORD on all manner of instruments made of fir wood, even on harps, and on psalteries, and on tambourines, and on castanets, and on cymbals.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now David and all the house of Israel [were] dancing before Yahweh, with all kinds of [musical instruments made from] ash trees, and with zithers, harps, tambourines, sistrums, and cymbals.

Modern King James verseion

And David and all the house of Israel were dancing before Jehovah on all instruments of fir wood, with lyres and with harps, and with tambourines, and with sistra, and with cymbals.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And David and all the house of Israel played before the LORD with all manner instruments of fir wood - with harps, psalteries, timbrels, fiddles and cymbals.

NET Bible

while David and all Israel were energetically celebrating before the Lord, singing and playing various stringed instruments, tambourines, rattles, and cymbals.

New Heart English Bible

David and all the house of Israel played before the LORD with all their strength and with songs, and with harps, and with stringed instruments, and with tambourines, and with castanets, and with cymbals.

New simplified Bible

David and all the Israelites danced and sang with all their might to honor Jehovah. They played harps, lyres, drums, tambourines, rattles, and cymbals.

The Emphasized Bible

And, David and all the house of Israel, were dancing for joy before Yahweh, with all boldness and with songs, - and with lyres, and with harps, and with timbrels, and with sistrums, and with cymbals.

Webster

And David and all the house of Israel played before the LORD on all manner of instruments made of fir wood, even on harps, and on psalteries, and on timbrels, and on cornets, and on cymbals.

World English Bible

David and all the house of Israel played before Yahweh with all kinds of [instruments made of] fir wood, and with harps, and with stringed instruments, and with tambourines, and with castanets, and with cymbals.

Youngs Literal Translation

and David and all the house of Israel are playing before Jehovah, with all kinds of instruments of fir-wood, even with harps, and with psalteries, and with timbrels, and with cornets, and with cymbals.

Themes

Cymbal » Used in the tabernacle service

David » 1. King of Israel » Devoutness of

Fir Tree » Instruments of music made of

Instruments, Chosen » Musical » General References to

Instruments, Chosen » Musical » Names of » Cornet

Instruments, Chosen » Musical » Names of » Cymbals

Instruments, Chosen » Musical » Names of » Full Orchestra

Instruments, Chosen » Musical » Names of » Harps

Instruments, Chosen » Musical » Names of » Psalteries

Instruments, Chosen » Musical » Names of » Timbrels, or tambourines

Music » Instruments of » Made of fir wood

Music » MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS » General References to

Music » MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS » Names of » Cornet

Music » MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS » Names of » Cymbals

Music » MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS » Names of » Full Orchestra

Music » MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS » Names of » Harps

Music » MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS » Names of » Psalteries

Music » MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS » Names of » Timbrels, or tambourines

Music » The Jews used » In sacred processions

Musical Instruments » General References to

Musical Instruments » Names of » Cornet

Musical Instruments » Names of » Cymbals

Musical Instruments » Names of » Full Orchestra

Musical Instruments » Names of » Harps

Musical Instruments » Names of » Psalteries

Musical Instruments » Names of » Timbrels, or tambourines

Orchestra » Full Orchestra

Psaltery » Used in religious services

Timbrel » Used in religious service

Trumpet » Used at the bringing up of the ark

Worship » Musical Instruments used in » Full Orchestra

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

and all the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

שׂחק 
Sachaq 
Usage: 36

פּנים 
Paniym 
before , face , presence , because , sight , countenance , from , person , upon , of , ...me , against , ...him , open , for , toward ,
Usage: 2119

the Lord

Usage: 0

בּרושׁ 
B@rowsh 
Usage: 20

עץ 
`ets 
Usage: 329

כּנּור 
Kinnowr 
Usage: 42

and on psalteries
נבל נבל 
Nebel 
Usage: 38

and on timbrels
תּף 
Toph 
Usage: 17

and on cornets
מנענע 
M@na`na` 
Usage: 1

Context Readings

David Brings The Ark Of Yahweh To Jerusalem

4 So they brought it with the ark of God from the house of Abinadab, which was on the hill; and Ahio was walking ahead of the ark. 5 Meanwhile, David and all the house of Israel were celebrating before the LORD with all kinds of instruments made of fir wood, and with lyres, harps, tambourines, castanets and cymbals. 6 But when they came to the threshing floor of Nacon, Uzzah reached out toward the ark of God and took hold of it, for the oxen nearly upset it.



Cross References

1 Chronicles 13:8

David and all Israel were celebrating before God with all their might, even with songs and with lyres, harps, tambourines, cymbals and with trumpets.

Psalm 150:3-5

Praise Him with trumpet sound; Praise Him with harp and lyre.

1 Samuel 18:6-7

It happened as they were coming, when David returned from killing the Philistine, that the women came out of all the cities of Israel, singing and dancing, to meet King Saul, with tambourines, with joy and with musical instruments.

1 Samuel 10:5

"Afterward you will come to the hill of God where the Philistine garrison is; and it shall be as soon as you have come there to the city, that you will meet a group of prophets coming down from the high place with harp, tambourine, flute, and a lyre before them, and they will be prophesying.

1 Samuel 16:16

"Let our lord now command your servants who are before you. Let them seek a man who is a skillful player on the harp; and it shall come about when the evil spirit from God is on you, that he shall play the harp with his hand, and you will be well."

2 Kings 3:15

"But now bring me a minstrel " And it came about, when the minstrel played, that the hand of the LORD came upon him.

1 Chronicles 15:10-24

of the sons of Uzziel, Amminadab the chief, and 112 of his relatives.

Psalm 47:5

God has ascended with a shout, The LORD, with the sound of a trumpet.

Psalm 68:25-27

The singers went on, the musicians after them, In the midst of the maidens beating tambourines.

Daniel 3:5

that at the moment you hear the sound of the horn, flute, lyre, trigon, psaltery, bagpipe and all kinds of music, you are to fall down and worship the golden image that Nebuchadnezzar the king has set up.

Daniel 3:7

Therefore at that time, when all the peoples heard the sound of the horn, flute, lyre, trigon, psaltery, bagpipe and all kinds of music, all the peoples, nations and men of every language fell down and worshiped the golden image that Nebuchadnezzar the king had set up.

Daniel 3:10

"You, O king, have made a decree that every man who hears the sound of the horn, flute, lyre, trigon, psaltery, and bagpipe and all kinds of music, is to fall down and worship the golden image.

Daniel 3:15

"Now if you are ready, at the moment you hear the sound of the horn, flute, lyre, trigon, psaltery and bagpipe and all kinds of music, to fall down and worship the image that I have made, very well But if you do not worship, you will immediately be cast into the midst of a furnace of blazing fire; and what god is there who can deliver you out of my hands?"

Amos 5:23

"Take away from Me the noise of your songs; I will not even listen to the sound of your harps.

Amos 6:5

Who improvise to the sound of the harp, And like David have composed songs for themselves,



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