Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The people of Israel were defeated there before the servants of David, and the slaughter there that day was great, 20,000 men.

King James Version

Where the people of Israel were slain before the servants of David, and there was there a great slaughter that day of twenty thousand men.

Holman Bible

The people of Israel were defeated by David’s soldiers, and the slaughter there was vast that day—20,000 casualties.

International Standard Version

where David's army of servants defeated the Israelis. Many died that day 20,000 men.

A Conservative Version

And the people of Israel were smitten there before the servants of David, and there was a great slaughter there that day of twenty thousand men.

American Standard Version

And the people of Israel were smitten there before the servants of David, and there was a great slaughter there that day of twenty thousand men.

Amplified

[Absalom's] men of Israel were defeated by the servants of David, and there was a great slaughter that day of 20,000 men.

Bible in Basic English

And the people of Israel were overcome there by the servants of David, and there was a great destruction that day, and twenty thousand men were put to the sword.

Darby Translation

And the people of Israel were routed before the servants of David, and there was a great slaughter there that day: twenty thousand men.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

where the people of Israel were slain before the slaves of David, and there was there a great slaughter that day of twenty thousand men.

Julia Smith Translation

And there the people of Israel will be struck before David's servants, and a great slaughter will be in that day of twenty thousand.

King James 2000

Where the people of Israel were slain before the servants of David, and there was there a great slaughter that day of twenty thousand men.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The army of Israel [was] defeated there before the servants of David, and the defeat there was great on that day: twenty thousand.

Modern King James verseion

And the people of Israel were killed there before the servants of David. And there was a great slaughter that day of twenty thousand.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

where the people of Israel were put to the worse before the servants of David, and there was a great slaughter that day, even of twenty thousand men.

NET Bible

The army of Israel was defeated there by David's men. The slaughter there was great that day -- 20,000 soldiers were killed.

New Heart English Bible

The people of Israel were struck there before the servants of David, and there was a great slaughter there that day of twenty thousand men.

The Emphasized Bible

Then were the people of Israel defeated there, before he servants of David, - and the slaughter there was great, on that day - twenty thousand.

Webster

Where the people of Israel were slain before the servants of David, and there was there a great slaughter that day of twenty thousand men.

World English Bible

The people of Israel were struck there before the servants of David, and there was a great slaughter there that day of twenty thousand men.

Youngs Literal Translation

and smitten there are the people of Israel before the servants of David, and the smiting there is great on that day -- twenty thousand;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

נגף 
Nagaph 
Usage: 49

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

the servants
עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

of David
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

מגּפה 
Maggephah 
Usage: 26

יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

of twenty
עשׂרים 
`esriym 
Usage: 315

אלף 
'eleph 
Usage: 504

References

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Easton

Fausets

Fox

Hastings

Context Readings

Absalom Dies In Battle

6 Then the people went out into the field against Israel, and the battle took place in the forest of Ephraim. 7 The people of Israel were defeated there before the servants of David, and the slaughter there that day was great, 20,000 men. 8 For the battle there was spread over the whole countryside, and the forest devoured more people that day than the sword devoured.



Cross References

2 Samuel 2:17

That day the battle was very severe, and Abner and the men of Israel were beaten before the servants of David.

2 Samuel 2:26

Then Abner called to Joab and said, "Shall the sword devour forever? Do you not know that it will be bitter in the end? How long will you refrain from telling the people to turn back from following their brothers?"

2 Samuel 2:31

But the servants of David had struck down many of Benjamin and Abner's men, so that three hundred and sixty men died.

2 Samuel 15:6

In this manner Absalom dealt with all Israel who came to the king for judgment; so Absalom stole away the hearts of the men of Israel.

2 Samuel 19:41-43

And behold, all the men of Israel came to the king and said to the king, "Why had our brothers the men of Judah stolen you away, and brought the king and his household and all David's men with him over the Jordan?"

2 Chronicles 13:16-17

When the sons of Israel fled before Judah, God gave them into their hand.

2 Chronicles 28:6

For Pekah the son of Remaliah slew in Judah 120,000 in one day, all valiant men, because they had forsaken the LORD God of their fathers.

Proverbs 11:21

Assuredly, the evil man will not go unpunished, But the descendants of the righteous will be delivered.

Proverbs 24:21

My son, fear the LORD and the king; Do not associate with those who are given to change,

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