Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

But it came to pass, after this, that Ben-hadad king of Syria gathered together all his host, - and came up and laid siege against Samaria.

New American Standard Bible

Now it came about after this, that Ben-hadad king of Aram gathered all his army and went up and besieged Samaria.

King James Version

And it came to pass after this, that Benhadad king of Syria gathered all his host, and went up, and besieged Samaria.

Holman Bible

Some time later, King Ben-hadad of Aram brought all his military units together and marched up to besiege Samaria.

International Standard Version

Some time later, King Ben-hadad from Aram mustered his army, invaded the land, and attacked Samaria

A Conservative Version

And it came to pass after this, that Benhadad king of Syria gathered all his army, and went up, and besieged Samaria.

American Standard Version

And it came to pass after this, that Benhadad king of Syria gathered all his host, and went up, and besieged Samaria.

Amplified

But it came about after this, that Ben-hadad king of Aram (Syria) gathered his whole army together and went up and besieged Samaria.

Bible in Basic English

Now after this, Ben-hadad, king of Aram, got together all his army and went up to make an attack on Samaria, shutting the town in on all sides with his forces.

Darby Translation

And it came to pass after this that Ben-Hadad king of Syria gathered all his army, and went up and besieged Samaria.

Julia Smith Translation

And it will be after this, and Benhadad king of Aram will gather all his camp and come up and press upon Shomeron.

King James 2000

And it came to pass after this, that Ben-hadad king of Syria gathered all his army, and went up, and besieged Samaria.

Lexham Expanded Bible

It happened after this that Ben-Hadad king of Aram assembled all of his army and marched up and laid siege against Samaria.

Modern King James verseion

And it happened after this Ben-hadad king of Syria gathered all his army and went up and lay siege to Samaria.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

After this, Benhadad king of Syria gathered all the Host, and went and besieged Samaria.

NET Bible

Later King Ben Hadad of Syria assembled his entire army and attacked and besieged Samaria.

New Heart English Bible

It happened after this, that Benhadad king of Syria gathered all his army, and went up and besieged Samaria.

Webster

And it came to pass after this, that Ben-hadad king of Syria gathered all his army, and went up, and besieged Samaria.

World English Bible

It happened after this, that Benhadad king of Syria gathered all his army, and went up and besieged Samaria.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass afterwards, that Ben-Hadad king of Aram gathereth all his camp, and goeth up, and layeth siege to Samaria,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

בּן־הדד 
Ben-Hadad 
Usage: 25

מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

of Syria
ארם 
'Aram 
Usage: 132

קבץ 
Qabats 
Usage: 127

מחנה 
Machaneh 
Usage: 216

and went up
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

References

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Context Readings

Besieged Samaria Resorts To Cannibalism

23 And he made for them a great feast, and, when they had eaten and drunk, he let them go, and they went their way unto their lord. So then, troops of Syrians came again, no more, into the land of Israel. 24 But it came to pass, after this, that Ben-hadad king of Syria gathered together all his host, - and came up and laid siege against Samaria. 25 And there came to be, a great famine, in Samaria, and lo! they continued the siege against it, - until an ass's head was sold for eighty pieces of silver, and one pint of dove's dung for five pieces of silver.


Cross References

1 Kings 20:1

Now, Ben-hadad, king of Syria, had gathered together all his forces, and, thirty-two kings, were with him, and horses and chariots, - then came he up, and laid siege to Samaria, and made war against it.

Deuteronomy 28:52

And he shall lay siege to thee in all thy gates, until thy high and fortified walls come down wherein thou wast trusting, in all thy land, - yea he will lay siege to thee in all thy gates, in all thy land which Yahweh thy God, hath given, unto thee.

1 Kings 22:31

Now, the king of Syria, had commanded the captains of chariots which he had, thirty and two, saying, Ye shall not fight with small or great, - save with the king of Israel alone.

2 Kings 17:5

And the king of Assyria came up throughout all the land, - yea he came up to Samaria, and besieged it three years.

2 Kings 18:9

And it came to pass, in the fourth year of King Hezekiah - the same, was the seventh year of Hosea son of Elah king of Israel, that Shalmaneser king of Assyria came up against Samaria, and laid siege against it;

2 Kings 25:1

And it came to pass, in the ninth year of his reign, in the tenth month, on the tenth day of the month, that Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came - he and all his force, against Jerusalem, and encamped against it, - and they built against it a siege wall, round about.

Ecclesiastes 9:14

A little city, and men therein few, - and there came against it a great king, and surrounded it, and built against it large siege-works;

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