Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But David pursued, he and four hundred men: for two hundred abode behind, which were so faint that they could not go over the brook Besor.

For two hundred

General references

Bible References

For two hundred

1 Samuel 30:21
When David came to the two hundred men who were too exhausted to follow David, who had also been left at the brook Besor, and they went out to meet David and to meet the people who were with him, then David approached the people and greeted them.

So faint

1 Samuel 14:20
Then Saul and all the people who were with him rallied and came to the battle; and behold, every man’s sword was against his fellow, and there was very great confusion.
Judges 8:4
Then Gideon and the 300 men who were with him came to the Jordan and crossed over, weary yet pursuing.

General references

Mark 8:3
If I send them away hungry to their homes, they will faint on the way; and some of them have come from a great distance.”