Parallel Verses

Amplified

He sent [a message] by the hand of Nathan the prophet, and [Nathan] called the boy's [special] name Jedidiah [beloved of the Lord], because the Lord [loved the child].

New American Standard Bible

and sent word through Nathan the prophet, and he named him Jedidiah for the LORD'S sake.

King James Version

And he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he called his name Jedidiah, because of the LORD.

Holman Bible

and He sent a message through Nathan the prophet, who named him Jedidiah, because of the Lord.

International Standard Version

and sent a message written by Nathan the prophet to call his name Jedidiah, for the Lord's sake.

A Conservative Version

and he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet. And he called his name Jedidiah, for LORD's sake.

American Standard Version

and he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he called his name Jedidiah, for Jehovah's sake.

Bible in Basic English

And he sent word by Nathan the prophet, who gave him the name Jedidiah, by the word of the Lord.

Darby Translation

And he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he called his name Jedidiah, for Jehovah's sake.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he sent by the hand of Nathan, the prophet; and he called his name Jedidiah, , by the LORD.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will send by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he will call his name Jedidiah, for sake of Jehovah.

King James 2000

And he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he called his name Jedidiah, because of the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He sent [word] by the hand of Nathan the prophet, so he called him Jedidiah because of Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

And he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet, and he called his name Jedidiah, because of Jehovah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet, and called his name Jedidiah, of the LORD's behalf.

NET Bible

and sent word through Nathan the prophet that he should be named Jedidiah for the Lord's sake.

New Heart English Bible

and he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he named him Jedidiah, for the LORD's sake.

The Emphasized Bible

And he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet, and called his name Jedidiah, for Yahweh's sake.

Webster

And he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he called his name Jedidiah, because of the LORD.

World English Bible

and he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet; and he named him Jedidiah, for Yahweh's sake.

Youngs Literal Translation

and sendeth by the hand of Nathan the prophet, and calleth his name Jedidiah, because of Jehovah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And he sent
שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

by the hand
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

of Nathan
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 42

the prophet
נביא 
Nabiy' 
Usage: 315

and he called
קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

ידידיה 
Y@diyd@yah 
Usage: 1

Context Readings

David Repents, But The Child Dies

24 David comforted Bathsheba his wife, and went to her and lay with her; and she bore a son, and she called his name Solomon. And the Lord loved [the child]; 25 He sent [a message] by the hand of Nathan the prophet, and [Nathan] called the boy's [special] name Jedidiah [beloved of the Lord], because the Lord [loved the child]. 26 Now Joab fought against Rabbah of the Ammonites and took the royal city.



Cross References

Nehemiah 13:26

Did not Solomon king of Israel act treacherously against God and miss the mark on account of such women? Among many nations there was no king like him. He was loved by his God, and God made him king over all Israel; yet strange women even caused him to sin [when he was old he turned treacherously away from the Lord to other gods, and God rent his kingdom from him].

2 Samuel 7:4

That night the word of the Lord came to Nathan, saying,

2 Samuel 12:1-14

And the Lord sent Nathan to David. He came and said to him, There were two men in a city, one rich and the other poor.

1 Kings 1:11

Then Nathan said to Bathsheba the mother of Solomon, Have you not heard that Adonijah, the son of Haggith, reigns and David our lord does not know it?

1 Kings 1:23

The king was told, Here is Nathan the prophet. And when he came before the king, he bowed himself before him with his face to the ground.

Matthew 3:17

And behold, a voice from heaven said, This is My Son, My Beloved, in Whom I delight!

Matthew 17:5

While he was still speaking, behold, a shining cloud [ composed of light] overshadowed them, and a voice from the cloud said, This is My Son, My Beloved, with Whom I am [and have always been] delighted. Listen to Him!

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