Parallel Verses

King James 2000

But the king covered his face, and the king cried with a loud voice, O my son Absalom, O Absalom, my son, my son!

New American Standard Bible

The king covered his face and cried out with a loud voice, “O my son Absalom, O Absalom, my son, my son!”

King James Version

But the king covered his face, and the king cried with a loud voice, O my son Absalom, O Absalom, my son, my son!

Holman Bible

But the king hid his face and cried out at the top of his voice, “My son Absalom! Absalom, my son, my son!”

International Standard Version

Meanwhile, the king veiled his face and kept on crying loudly, "My son Absalom! Absalom my son, my son!"

A Conservative Version

And the king covered his face, and the king cried with a loud voice, O my son Absalom, O Absalom, my son, my son!

American Standard Version

And the king covered his face, and the king cried with a loud voice, O my son Absalom, O Absalom, my son, my son!

Amplified

But the king covered his face and cried out with a loud voice, “O my son Absalom, O Absalom, my son, my son!”

Bible in Basic English

But the king, covering his face, gave a great cry, O my son Absalom, O Absalom, my son, my son!

Darby Translation

And the king covered his face, and the king cried with a loud voice, My son Absalom! Absalom, my son, my son!

Julia Smith Translation

And the king covered his face, and the king will cry out with a great voice, My son Absalom! Absalom, my son, my son!

Lexham Expanded Bible

and because the king had covered his face and cried with a loud voice, "My son, Absalom, Absalom, my son, my son."

Modern King James verseion

But the king covered his face, and the king cried with a loud voice, O my son Absalom, O Absalom, my son, my son!

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the king hid his face and cried with a loud voice, "My son Absalom, Absalom my son my son."

NET Bible

The king covered his face and cried out loudly, "My son, Absalom! Absalom, my son, my son!"

New Heart English Bible

The king covered his face, and the king cried with a loud voice, "My son Absalom, Absalom, my son, my son."

The Emphasized Bible

But, the king, muffled his face, and the king made outcry, with a loud voice, - O my son Absolom, O Absolom, my son, my son!

Webster

But the king covered his face, and the king cried with a loud voice, O my son Absalom, O Absalom, my son, my son!

World English Bible

The king covered his face, and the king cried with a loud voice, "My son Absalom, Absalom, my son, my son!"

Youngs Literal Translation

and the king hath covered his face, yea, the king crieth -- a loud voice -- 'My son Absalom, Absalom, my son, my son.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

לאט 
La'at 
Usage: 1

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

and the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

with a loud
גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

קל קול 
Qowl 
Usage: 506

H53
אבשׁלום אבישׁלום 
'Abiyshalowm 
Usage: 111

H53
אבשׁלום אבישׁלום 
'Abiyshalowm 
Usage: 111

References

Hastings

Context Readings

King David Weeps For Absalom

3 And the people stole back that day into the city, as people being ashamed steal away when they flee in battle. 4 But the king covered his face, and the king cried with a loud voice, O my son Absalom, O Absalom, my son, my son! 5 And Joab came into the house to the king, and said, You have shamed this day the faces of all your servants, who this day have saved your life, and the lives of your sons and of your daughters, and the lives of your wives, and the lives of your concubines;


Cross References

2 Samuel 15:30

And David went up by the ascent of mount Olivet, and wept as he went up, and had his head covered, and he went barefoot: and all the people that were with him covered every man his head, and they went up, weeping as they went up.

2 Samuel 18:33

And the king was much moved, and went up to the chamber over the gate, and wept: and as he went, thus he said, O my son Absalom, my son, my son Absalom! would God I had died for you, O Absalom, my son, my son!

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