Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

and in every several city, targets and spears, and made them exceedingly strong. And Judah and Benjamin were his.

New American Standard Bible

He put shields and spears in every city and strengthened them greatly. So he held Judah and Benjamin.

King James Version

And in every several city he put shields and spears, and made them exceeding strong, having Judah and Benjamin on his side.

Holman Bible

He also put large shields and spears in each and every city to make them very strong. So Judah and Benjamin were his.

International Standard Version

He also stockpiled shields and spears in every city and fortified them greatly to secure his rule over Judah and Benjamin.

A Conservative Version

And in every city [he put] shields and spears, and made them exceedingly strong. And Judah and Benjamin belonged to him.

American Standard Version

And in every city he put'shields and spears, and made them exceeding strong. And Judah and Benjamin belonged to him.

Amplified

And in each city he put shields and spears, and made them very strong. So he held Judah and Benjamin.

Bible in Basic English

And in every town he put stores of body-covers and spears, and made them very strong. And Judah and Benjamin were his.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and in all the cities he put shields and spears. He fortified them greatly, having Judah and Benjamin on his side.

Julia Smith Translation

And in every city and city, shields and spears, and he will strengthen them very greatly, and there will be to him Judah and Benjamin.

King James 2000

And in every city he put shields and spears, and made them very strong, having Judah and Benjamin on his side.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And in all the cities [he put] shields and spears, and he greatly strengthened them. So he had Judah and Benjamin.

Modern King James verseion

And he put in each separate city shields and spears, and made them very strong, and Judah and Benjamin were his.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he ordained in all cities shields and spears, and made them exceeding strong. And so Judah and Benjamin were under him.

NET Bible

In each city there were shields and spears; he strongly fortified them. Judah and Benjamin belonged to him.

New Heart English Bible

He put shields and spears in every city, and made them exceeding strong. Judah and Benjamin belonged to him.

The Emphasized Bible

and, in every several city, shields and spears, and made them exceedingly strong, - thus Judah and Benjamin remained his.

Webster

And in every several city he put shields and spears, and made them exceeding strong, having Judah and Benjamin on his side.

World English Bible

In every city [he put] shields and spears, and made them exceeding strong. Judah and Benjamin belonged to him.

Youngs Literal Translation

and in every city and city targets and spears, and strengtheneth them very greatly; and he hath Judah and Benjamin.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

צנּה 
Tsinnah 
Usage: 22

and spears
רמח 
Romach 
Usage: 15

יהוּדה 
Y@huwdah 
Usage: 648

and Benjamin
בּנימין 
Binyamiyn 
Usage: 166

References

Context Readings

Rehoboam Fortifies Cities In Judah

11 And he fortified the strongholds, and put captains in them, and stores of victuals, and of oil and wine; 12 and in every several city, targets and spears, and made them exceedingly strong. And Judah and Benjamin were his. 13 And the priests and the Levites that were in all Israel resorted to him out of all their districts;



Cross References

2 Samuel 13:19

And Tamar put ashes on her head, and rent her vest of many colours which was on her, and laid her hand on her head, and went away, crying out as she went.

2 Samuel 13:22

And Absalom spoke to Amnon neither good nor bad; for Absalom hated Amnon, because he had humbled his sister Tamar.

2 Chronicles 26:14-15

And Uzziah prepared for them, throughout the host, shields, and spears, and helmets, and coats of mail, and bows, and even slinging-stones.

2 Chronicles 32:5

And he strengthened himself, and built up all the wall that was broken down, and raised it up to the towers, and built another wall outside, and fortified the Millo of the city of David, and made darts and shields in abundance.

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