Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

And Absalom said, Please call Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear likewise what is in his mouth.

New American Standard Bible

Then Absalom said, “Now call Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear what he has to say.”

King James Version

Then said Absalom, Call now Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear likewise what he saith.

Holman Bible

Then Absalom said, “Summon Hushai the Archite also. Let’s hear what he has to say as well.”

International Standard Version

Absalom replied, "Call in Hushai the Archite so I can hear what he has to say, too!"

A Conservative Version

Then Absalom said, Call now Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear likewise what he says.

American Standard Version

Then said Absalom, Call now Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear likewise what he saith.

Amplified

Nevertheless, Absalom said, “Now call Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear what he has to say.”

Bible in Basic English

Then Absalom said, Now send for Hushai the Archite, and let us give ear to what he has to say.

Darby Translation

And Absalom said, Call now Hushai the Archite also, and we will hear also what he says.

Julia Smith Translation

And Absalom will say, Call now also for Hushai the Archite, and we will hear also, what is in his mouth.

King James 2000

Then said Absalom, Call now Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear likewise what he says.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Absalom said, "Please call also for Hushai the Arkite, and let us hear {what he has to say} also."

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said Absalom, "Call also Hushai the Archite and let us hear his sentence."

NET Bible

But Absalom said, "Call for Hushai the Arkite, and let's hear what he has to say."

New Heart English Bible

Then Absalom said, "Now call Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear likewise what he says."

The Emphasized Bible

Then said Absolom, I pray you, call ye Hushai the Archite also, - and let us hear what is in, his, mouth, also.

Webster

Then said Absalom, Call now Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear likewise what he saith.

World English Bible

Then Absalom said, "Now call Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear likewise what he says."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Absalom saith, 'Call, I pray thee, also for Hushai the Archite, and we hear what is in his mouth -- even he.'

Interlinear

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

קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

חוּשׁי 
Chuwshay 
Usage: 14

the Archite
ארכּי 
'Arkiy 
Usage: 6

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Ahithophel's Advice

4 And the saying pleased Absalom very much, and all the elders of Israel. 5 And Absalom said, Please call Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear likewise what is in his mouth. 6 And Hushai came in to Absalom. And Absalom spoke to him saying, Ahithophel has spoken in this way. Shall we do his word? If not, you speak.



Cross References

2 Samuel 15:32-37

And it happened when David had come to the top, where he worshiped God, behold, Hushai the Archite came to meet him with his coat torn and earth upon his head.

2 Samuel 16:16-19

And it happened, when Hushai the Archite, David's friend, had come to Absalom, Hushai said to Absalom, Let the king live, let the king live!

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