Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And it came to pass after this, that Absalom prepared for himself chariots and horses, and fifty men to run before him.

New American Standard Bible

Now it came about after this that Absalom provided for himself a chariot and horses and fifty men as runners before him.

King James Version

And it came to pass after this, that Absalom prepared him chariots and horses, and fifty men to run before him.

Holman Bible

After this, Absalom got himself a chariot, horses, and 50 men to run before him.

International Standard Version

Sometime later, Absalom acquired a chariot equipped with horses and recruited 50 men to accompany him.

A Conservative Version

And it came to pass after this, that Absalom prepared for him a chariot and horses, and fifty men to run before him.

American Standard Version

And it came to pass after this, that Absalom prepared him a chariot and horses, and fifty men to run before him.

Amplified

After this, Absalom got a chariot and horses, and fifty men to run before him.

Bible in Basic English

Now after this, Absalom got for himself a carriage and horses, and fifty runners to go before him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And it came to pass after this that Absalom prepared himself chariots and horses and fifty men to run before him.

Julia Smith Translation

And it will be from after this, and Absalom will make to him. chariots and horses, and fifty men running before him.

King James 2000

And it came to pass after this, that Absalom prepared himself chariots and horses, and fifty men to run before him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

It happened afterward that Absalom made himself a chariot with horses and fifty men running before him.

Modern King James verseion

And it happened after this, Absalom prepared himself chariots and horses and fifty men to run before him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

After this Absalom gat him chariots and horses and fifty men to run before him.

NET Bible

Some time later Absalom managed to acquire a chariot and horses, as well as fifty men to serve as his royal guard.

New Heart English Bible

It happened after this, that Absalom prepared him a chariot and horses, and fifty men to run before him.

The Emphasized Bible

And it came to pass, after this, that Absolom prepared him chariots and horses, - and fifty men, to run before him.

Webster

And it came to pass after this, that Absalom prepared him chariots and horses, and fifty men to run before him.

World English Bible

It happened after this, that Absalom prepared him a chariot and horses, and fifty men to run before him.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass afterwards, that Absalom prepareth for himself a chariot, and horses, and fifty men are running before him;

Interlinear

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

H53
אבשׁלום אבישׁלום 
'Abiyshalowm 
Usage: 111

מרכּבה 
merkabah 
Usage: 44

and horses
סס סוּס 
Cuwc 
Usage: 140

and fifty
חמשּׁים 
Chamishshiym 
Usage: 163

men
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

to run
רוּץ 
Ruwts 
Usage: 103

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

Context Readings

Absalom Leads A Rebellion

1 And it came to pass after this, that Absalom prepared for himself chariots and horses, and fifty men to run before him. 2 And Absalom rose early, and stood beside the way of the gate; and it was so, that when any man who had a controversy had to come to the king for judgment, then Absalom called him, and said, Of what city art thou? And he said, Thy servant is of one of the tribes of Israel.


Cross References

1 Kings 1:5

And Adonijah the son of Haggith exalted himself, saying, I will be king; and he provided himself chariots and horsemen, and fifty men to run before him.

1 Samuel 8:11

And he said, This will be the manner of the king that shall reign over you: he will take your sons, and appoint them for himself, on his chariot and among his horsemen, and they shall run before his chariots;

2 Samuel 12:11

Thus saith Jehovah: Behold, I will raise up evil against thee out of thine own house, and I will take thy wives before thine eyes, and give them unto thy neighbour, and he shall lie with thy wives in the sight of this sun.

Deuteronomy 17:16

Only he shall not multiply horses to himself, nor lead back the people to Egypt, to multiply horses; for Jehovah hath said unto you, Ye shall not return again any more that way.

1 Kings 1:33

And the king said to them, Take with you the servants of your lord, and cause Solomon my son to ride upon mine own mule, and bring him down to Gihon;

1 Kings 10:26-29

And Solomon gathered chariots and horsemen; and he had a thousand four hundred chariots, and twelve thousand horsemen; and he placed them in the chariot-cities, and with the king at Jerusalem.

Psalm 20:7

Some make mention of chariots, and some of horses, but we of the name of Jehovah our God.

Proverbs 11:2

When pride cometh, then cometh shame; but with the lowly is wisdom.

Proverbs 16:18

Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.

Proverbs 17:19

He loveth transgression that loveth a quarrel; he that maketh high his gate seeketh destruction.

Jeremiah 22:14-16

that saith, I will build me a wide house, and spacious upper chambers; and he cutteth out for himself windows; and it is wainscoted with cedar, and painted with vermilion.

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