Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Solomon said to God, “You have dealt with my father David with great lovingkindness, and have made me king in his place.

King James Version

And Solomon said unto God, Thou hast shewed great mercy unto David my father, and hast made me to reign in his stead.

Holman Bible

And Solomon said to God: “You have shown great and faithful love to my father David, and You have made me king in his place.

International Standard Version

Solomon replied to God, "You showed great gracious love to my father David, and have established me as king in his place.

A Conservative Version

And Solomon said to God, Thou have shown great loving kindness to David my father, and have made me king in his stead.

American Standard Version

And Solomon said unto God, Thou hast showed great lovingkindness unto David my father, and hast made me king in his stead.

Amplified

Then Solomon said to God, “You have shown great lovingkindness and mercy to my father David, and have made me king in his place.

Bible in Basic English

And Solomon said to God, Great was your mercy to David my father, and you have made me king in his place.

Darby Translation

And Solomon said to God, Thou hast shewn unto David my father great loving-kindness, and hast made me king in his stead.

Julia Smith Translation

And Solomon will say to God, Thou didst great mercy with David my father, and hast caused me to reign in his stead.

King James 2000

And Solomon said unto God, You have shown great mercy unto David my father, and have made me to reign in his stead.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Solomon said to God, "You yourself have shown steadfast loyal love to David my father and have made me king in his place.

Modern King James verseion

And Solomon said to God, You have shown great mercy to David my father, and have made me to reign in his stead.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Solomon said unto God, "Thou hast showed great mercy unto David my father, and hast made me king in his stead.

NET Bible

Solomon replied to God, "You demonstrated great loyalty to my father David and have made me king in his place.

New Heart English Bible

Solomon said to God, "You have shown great loving kindness to David my father, and have made me king in his place.

The Emphasized Bible

And Solomon said unto God, Thou thyself, didst deal with David my father in great lovingkindness, - and hast made me king in his stead.

Webster

And Solomon said to God, Thou hast shown great mercy to David my father, and hast made me to reign in his stead.

World English Bible

Solomon said to God, "You have shown great loving kindness to David my father, and have made me king in his place.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Solomon saith to God, 'Thou hast done with David my father great kindness, and hast caused me to reign in his stead.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁלמה 
Sh@lomoh 
Usage: 293

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

and hast made me to reign
מלך 
Malak 
Usage: 350

Verse Info

Context Readings

Solomon's Prayer For Wisdom

7 And that night God appeared unto Solomon and said unto him, Ask what I shall give thee. 8 Solomon said to God, “You have dealt with my father David with great lovingkindness, and have made me king in his place. 9 Now, O LORD God, let thy word unto David, my father, be established, for thou hast placed me as king over a people like the dust of the earth in multitude.


Cross References

1 Chronicles 28:5

and of all my sons (for the LORD has given me many sons) he has chosen Solomon, my son, to sit upon the throne of the kingdom of the LORD over Israel.

2 Samuel 7:8-9

Now, therefore, so shalt thou say unto my slave David, Thus hath the LORD of the hosts said, I took thee from the sheepcote, from following the sheep, to be prince over my people, over Israel;

2 Samuel 12:7-8

Then Nathan said to David, Thou art the man. Thus hath said the LORD God of Israel, I anointed thee king over Israel, and I delivered thee out of the hand of Saul,

2 Samuel 22:51-1

He who makes great the saving health of his king and shows mercy to his anointed, unto David, and to his seed for ever.

1 Chronicles 29:23

Then Solomon sat on the throne of the LORD as king instead of David, his father, and was prospered; and all Israel heard him.

Psalm 86:13

For great is thy mercy upon me, and thou hast delivered my soul from the lowest part of Sheol.

Psalm 89:20-28

I have found David my slave; I anointed him with the oil of my holiness,

Psalm 89:49

Lord, where are thy former mercies, which thou didst sware unto David in thy truth?

Isaiah 55:3

Incline your ear, and come unto me: hear, and your soul shall live; and I will make an eternal covenant with you, even the sure mercies of David.

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