Moreover also, the servants of the king have been in, to bless our lord King David, saying - Thy God make the name of Solomon better than thy name, and make his throne greater than thy throne, - And the king bowed himself upon his bed.
Then he said: Come, swear to me! And he sware to him. Then did Israel how himself down on the head of the couch.
As Yahweh hath been with my lord the king, so, let him he with Solomon, - and make his throne greater than the throne of my lord, King David.
also, your flocks and your herds, take ye, as ye spake and go your way, - so shall ye bless, even me.
then Tou sent Hadoram his son unto King David, to ask after his welfare, and to bless him, because he had fought against Hadadezer and had smitten him, for Hadadezer had had wars with Tou, - and, in his hand, were vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and vessels of bronze.
wherefore David said unto the Gibeonites - What shall I do for you, and wherewith shall I make propitiation, so that ye may bless the inheritance of Yahweh?
that they may be offering sweet-smelling sacrifices unto the God of the heavens, - and be praying for the life of the king, and his sons.
Yahweh answer thee, in the day of distress, The Name of the God of Jacob give thee safety;
saying - Blessed is he that cometh -- The king! In the name of the Lord! In heaven, peace! And glory in the highest!