Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, "Give your advice. What shall we do?"

King James Version

Then said Absalom to Ahithophel, Give counsel among you what we shall do.

Holman Bible

Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, “Give me your advice. What should we do?”

International Standard Version

So Absalom asked Ahithophel, "What's your advice? What should we do?"

A Conservative Version

Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, Give your counsel what we shall do.

American Standard Version

Then said Absalom to Ahithophel, Give your counsel what we shall do.

Amplified

Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, Give your counsel. What shall we do?

Bible in Basic English

Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, Give your opinion now, what are we to do?

Darby Translation

And Absalom said to Ahithophel, Give counsel among you what we shall do.

Julia Smith Translation

And Absalom will say to Ahithophel, Bring counsel to yourselves what we shall do.

King James 2000

Then said Absalom to Ahithophel, Give counsel among you what we shall do.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, "Give your advice. What shall we do?"

Modern King James verseion

And Absalom said to Ahithophel, Give your advice. What shall we do?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then spake Absalom to Ahithophel, "Give counsel what is best for us to do."

NET Bible

Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, "Give us your advice. What should we do?"

New Heart English Bible

Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, "Give your counsel what we shall do."

The Emphasized Bible

Then said Absolom unto Ahithophel, - Give ye your counsel, what we shall do.

Webster

Then said Absalom to Ahithophel, Give counsel among you what we shall do.

World English Bible

Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, "Give your counsel what we shall do."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Absalom saith unto Ahithophel, 'Give for you counsel what we do.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
H53
אבשׁלום אבישׁלום 
'Abiyshalowm 
Usage: 111

אחיתפל 
'Achiythophel 
Usage: 20

יהב 
Yahab 
give, go to, Bring, ascribe, come on, give out, Set, take
Usage: 34

References

Easton

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Ahithophel's Advice

19 "Besides, whom should I serve? Should I not serve in the presence of his son? As I have served in your father's presence, so I will be in your presence." 20 Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, "Give your advice. What shall we do?" 21 Ahithophel said to Absalom, "Go in to your father's concubines, whom he has left to keep the house; then all Israel will hear that you have made yourself odious to your father. The hands of all who are with you will also be strengthened."



Cross References

Exodus 1:10

"Come, let us deal wisely with them, or else they will multiply and in the event of war, they will also join themselves to those who hate us, and fight against us and depart from the land."

Psalm 2:2

The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying,

Psalm 37:12-13

The wicked plots against the righteous And gnashes at him with his teeth.

Proverbs 21:30

There is no wisdom and no understanding And no counsel against the LORD.

Isaiah 8:10

"Devise a plan, but it will be thwarted; State a proposal, but it will not stand, For God is with us."

Isaiah 29:15

Woe to those who deeply hide their plans from the LORD, And whose deeds are done in a dark place, And they say, "Who sees us?" or "Who knows us?"

Matthew 27:1

Now when morning came, all the chief priests and the elders of the people conferred together against Jesus to put Him to death;

Acts 4:23-28

When they had been released, they went to their own companions and reported all that the chief priests and the elders had said to them.

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