Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
A dead dog
1 Samuel 17:43
The Philistine said to David, “
Am I a dog, that you come to me with sticks?” And the Philistine cursed David by his gods.
2 Samuel 3:8
Then Abner was very angry over the words of Ish-bosheth and said, “
Am I a dog’s head that belongs to Judah? Today I show kindness to the house of Saul your father, to his brothers and to his friends, and have not delivered you into the hands of David; and yet today you charge me with a guilt concerning the woman.
2 Samuel 9:8
Again he prostrated himself and said, “What is your servant, that you should regard
a dead dog like me?”
2 Samuel 16:9
Abishai the son of Zeruiah said to the king, “Why should this dead dog curse my lord the king? Let me go over now and cut off his head.”
1 Samuel 26:20
Now then, do not let my blood fall to the ground away from the presence of the Lord; for the king of Israel has come out to search for
a single flea, just as one hunts a partridge in the mountains.”
Then the men of Ephraim said to him, “
What is this thing you have done to us, not calling us when you went to fight against Midian?” And they contended with him vigorously.