Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So David and his men went on the way; and Shimei went along on the hillside parallel with him and as he went he cursed and cast stones and threw dust at him.

King James Version

And as David and his men went by the way, Shimei went along on the hill's side over against him, and cursed as he went, and threw stones at him, and cast dust.

Holman Bible

So David and his men proceeded along the road as Shimei was going along the ridge of the hill opposite him. As Shimei went, he cursed [David], and threw stones and dirt at him.

International Standard Version

So David and his entourage went on their way, and Shimei walked along the hillside with him, cursing, throwing rocks, and tossing dirt at David as they went along.

A Conservative Version

So David and his men went by the way, and Shimei went along on the hill-side opposite him, and cursed as he went, and threw stones at him, and cast dust.

American Standard Version

So David and his men went by the way; and Shimei went along on the hill-side over against him, and cursed as he went, and threw stones at him, and cast dust.

Amplified

So David and his men went by the road, and Shimei went along on the hillside opposite David and cursed as he went and threw stones and dust at him.

Bible in Basic English

So David and his men went on their way: and Shimei went by the hillside parallel with them, cursing and sending stones and dust at him.

Darby Translation

And David and his men went by the way; and Shimei went along on the hill's side over against him, and cursed as he went, and threw stones at him, and cast dust.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And as David and his men went by the way, Shimei went along on the side of the mountain over against him and cursed as he went and threw stones at him and cast dust.

Julia Smith Translation

And David went, and his men, in the way; and Shimei went by the side of the mountain near to him going, and he will curse and stone with stones near to him, and dusting with dust

King James 2000

And as David and his men went by the way, Shimei went along on the hill's side opposite him, and cursed as he went, and threw stones at him, and cast dust.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then David and his men went on the road, with Shimei going on the side of the hill beside him, {cursing as he went}. He threw stones beside him and threw dust in the air.

Modern King James verseion

And David and his men went by the highway. And Shimei went along on the hillside over across from him, and cursed as he went, and threw stones at him, and threw dust.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And thus as David and his men went by the way, Shimei went along on the hill's side over against him, and cursed as he went, and threw stones at him and cast dust.

NET Bible

So David and his men went on their way. But Shimei kept going along the side of the hill opposite him, yelling curses as he threw stones and dirt at them.

New Heart English Bible

So David and his men went by the way; and Shimei went along on the hillside opposite him, and cursed as he went, threw stones at him, and threw dust.

The Emphasized Bible

And, when David and his men went along in the way, Shimei, was going along on the side of the hill over against him, cursing as he went, pelting him with stones, and throwing dust.

Webster

And as David and his men went by the way, Shimei went along on the hill's side over against him, and cursed as he went, and threw stones at him, and cast dust.

World English Bible

So David and his men went by the way; and Shimei went along on the hillside opposite him, and cursed as he went, threw stones at him, and threw dust.

Youngs Literal Translation

And David goeth with his men in the way, and Shimei is going at the side of the hill over-against him, going on, and he revileth, and stoneth with stones over-against him, and hath dusted with dust.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And as David
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

and his men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

by the way
דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

שׁמעי 
Shim`iy 
Usage: 43

הלך 
Halak 
go, walk, come, ...away, ...along,
Usage: 1545

on the hill's
הר 
Har 
Usage: 544

צלעה צלע 
Tsela` 
Usage: 41

עמּה 
`ummah 
Usage: 32

him, and cursed
קלל 
Qalal 
Usage: 82

as he went
הלך 
Halak 
go, walk, come, ...away, ...along,
Usage: 1545

and threw
סקל 
Caqal 
Usage: 22

at
עמּה 
`ummah 
Usage: 32

him, and cast
עפר 
`aphar 
Usage: 1

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Shimei Curses David

12 "Perhaps the LORD will look on my affliction and return good to me instead of his cursing this day." 13 So David and his men went on the way; and Shimei went along on the hillside parallel with him and as he went he cursed and cast stones and threw dust at him. 14 The king and all the people who were with him arrived weary and he refreshed himself there.


Cross References

2 Samuel 16:5-6

When King David came to Bahurim, behold, there came out from there a man of the family of the house of Saul whose name was Shimei, the son of Gera; he came out cursing continually as he came.

Acts 23:23

And he called to him two of the centurions and said, "Get two hundred soldiers ready by the third hour of the night to proceed to Caesarea, with seventy horsemen and two hundred spearmen."

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