Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

He had conferred with Joab the son of Zeruiah and with Abiathar the priest; and following Adonijah they helped him.

King James Version

And he conferred with Joab the son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest: and they following Adonijah helped him.

Holman Bible

He conspired with Joab son of Zeruiah and with Abiathar the priest. They supported Adonijah,

International Standard Version

He had the support of Zeruiah's son Joab and of Abiathar the priest, who followed Adonijah and assisted him,

A Conservative Version

And he conferred with Joab the son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest. And, following Adonijah, they helped him.

American Standard Version

And he conferred with Joab the son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest: and they following Adonijah helped him.

Amplified

He conferred with Joab son of Zeruiah [David's half sister] and with Abiathar the priest, and they followed Adonijah and helped him.

Bible in Basic English

And he had talk with Joab, the son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest; and they were on his side and gave him their support.

Darby Translation

And he conferred with Joab the son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest; and they helped Adonijah and followed him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he conferred with Joab, the son of Zeruiah and with Abiathar, the priest who helped Adonijah.

Julia Smith Translation

And his words will be with Joab, son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest; and they will help after Adonijah.

King James 2000

And he conferred with Joab the son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest: and they following Adonijah helped him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{He conferred} with Joab the son of Zeruiah and with Abiathar the priest, and {they supported Adonijah}.

Modern King James verseion

And he talked with Joab the son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest. And they helped Adonijah, following him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he communed with Joab the son of Zeruiah and with Abiathar the priest. And they helped Adonijah.

NET Bible

He collaborated with Joab son of Zeruiah and with Abiathar the priest, and they supported him.

New Heart English Bible

And he conferred with Joab the son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest. And they followed Adonijah and helped him.

The Emphasized Bible

So then he had speech with Joab, son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest, - and they gave help, following Adonijah.

Webster

And he conferred with Joab the son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest: and they following Adonijah, helped him.

World English Bible

He conferred with Joab the son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest: and they following Adonijah helped him.

Youngs Literal Translation

And his words are with Joab son of Zeruiah, and with Abiathar the priest, and they help after Adonijah;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

with Joab
יואב 
Yow'ab 
Usage: 145

of Zeruiah
צרוּיה 
Ts@ruwyah 
Usage: 26

and with Abiathar
H54
אביתר 
'Ebyathar 
Usage: 30

the priest
כּהן 
Kohen 
Usage: 750

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

אדניּהוּ אדניּה 
'Adoniyah 
Usage: 26

עזר 
`azar 
Usage: 81

References

Context Readings

Adonijah Seeks David's Throne

6 His father had never crossed him at any time by asking, "Why have you done so?" And he was also a very handsome man, and he was born after Absalom. 7 He had conferred with Joab the son of Zeruiah and with Abiathar the priest; and following Adonijah they helped him. 8 But Zadok the priest, Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, Nathan the prophet, Shimei, Rei, and the mighty men who belonged to David, were not with Adonijah.



Cross References

2 Samuel 20:25

and Sheva was scribe, and Zadok and Abiathar were priests;

1 Kings 2:22

King Solomon answered and said to his mother, "And why are you asking Abishag the Shunammite for Adonijah? Ask for him also the kingdom--for he is my older brother--even for him, for Abiathar the priest, and for Joab the son of Zeruiah!"

1 Samuel 22:20-23

But one son of Ahimelech the son of Ahitub, named Abiathar, escaped and fled after David.

2 Samuel 8:16

Joab the son of Zeruiah was over the army, and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was recorder.

2 Samuel 15:12

And Absalom sent for Ahithophel the Gilonite, David's counselor, from his city Giloh, while he was offering the sacrifices And the conspiracy was strong, for the people increased continually with Absalom.

2 Samuel 15:24-29

Now behold, Zadok also came, and all the Levites with him carrying the ark of the covenant of God And they set down the ark of God, and Abiathar came up until all the people had finished passing from the city.

2 Samuel 15:35

"Are not Zadok and Abiathar the priests with you there? So it shall be that whatever you hear from the king's house, you shall report to Zadok and Abiathar the priests.

2 Samuel 20:23

Now Joab was over the whole army of Israel, and Benaiah the son of Jehoiada was over the Cherethites and the Pelethites;

1 Kings 2:26-35

Then to Abiathar the priest the king said, "Go to Anathoth to your own field, for you deserve to die; but I will not put you to death at this time, because you carried the ark of the Lord GOD before my father David, and because you were afflicted in everything with which my father was afflicted."

1 Chronicles 11:6

Now David had said, "Whoever strikes down a Jebusite first shall be chief and commander." Joab the son of Zeruiah went up first, so he became chief.

Psalm 2:2

The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying,

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