Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

After this, all of the tribes of Israel assembled with David at Hebron and declared, "Look, we're your own flesh and blood!

New American Standard Bible

Then all the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron and said, "Behold, we are your bone and your flesh.

King James Version

Then came all the tribes of Israel to David unto Hebron, and spake, saying, Behold, we are thy bone and thy flesh.

Holman Bible

All the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron and said, “Here we are, your own flesh and blood.

A Conservative Version

Then all the tribes of Israel came to David to Hebron, and spoke, saying, Behold, we are thy bone and thy flesh.

American Standard Version

Then came all the tribes of Israel to David unto Hebron, and spake, saying, Behold, we are thy bone and thy flesh.

Amplified

Then all the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron and said, Behold, we are your bone and your flesh.

Bible in Basic English

Then all the tribes of Israel came to David in Hebron and said, Truly, we are your bone and your flesh.

Darby Translation

Then came all the tribes of Israel to David to Hebron, and spoke, saying, Behold, we are thy bone and thy flesh.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then all the tribes of Israel came unto David in Hebron and spoke, saying, Behold, we are thy bone and thy flesh.

Julia Smith Translation

And all the tribes of Israel will come to David to Hebron, and they will say, saying, Behold us thy bone and thy flesh.

King James 2000

Then came all the tribes of Israel to David unto Hebron, and spoke, saying, Behold, we are your bone and your flesh.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So all the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron, and they said, "Here we [are], {we are your flesh and blood}.

Modern King James verseion

And all the tribes of Israel came to David, to Hebron, and spoke, saying, Behold, we are your bone and your flesh.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then came all the tribes of Israel to David to Hebron, and said, "See, we are thy bones and thy flesh.

NET Bible

All the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron saying, "Look, we are your very flesh and blood!

New Heart English Bible

Then came all the tribes of Israel to David to Hebron, and spoke, saying, "Behold, we are your bone and your flesh.

The Emphasized Bible

Then came all the tribes of Israel unto David, in Hebron, - and spake, saying - Behold us! thy bone and thy flesh, we are.

Webster

Then came all the tribes of Israel to David to Hebron, and spoke, saying, Behold, we are thy bone and thy flesh.

World English Bible

Then came all the tribes of Israel to David to Hebron, and spoke, saying, "Behold, we are your bone and your flesh.

Youngs Literal Translation

And all the tribes of Israel come unto David, to Hebron, and speak, saying, 'Lo, we are thy bone and thy flesh;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

all the tribes
שׁבט 
Shebet 
Usage: 190

of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

to David
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

חברון 
Chebrown 
Usage: 71

and spake

Usage: 0

עצם 
`etsem 
Usage: 126

References

Context Readings

David Anointed As King Over All Of Israel

1 After this, all of the tribes of Israel assembled with David at Hebron and declared, "Look, we're your own flesh and blood! 2 Even back when Saul was our king, it was you who kept on leading Israel out to battle and bringing them back again. The LORD told you, "You yourself will shepherd my people Israel and serve as Commander-in-Chief over Israel.'"


Cross References

1 Chronicles 11:1-3

Later on, all of Israel gathered together at Hebron in order to tell David, "Look, we're your own flesh and blood!

2 Samuel 19:13

Then ask Amasa, "Aren't you my own flesh and blood? So may God deal with me, no matter how severely, if from this day forward you don't take Joab's place as commander of my army.'

Genesis 29:14

Laban responded, "You certainly are my flesh and blood!" So Jacob stayed with him for about a month.

Deuteronomy 17:15

You will certainly set a king over you, whom the LORD your God will choose from among your relatives, but you must not place a foreign king over you who is not from your relatives.

Judges 9:2

"Ask all the "lords" of Shechem, "What's better for you? That 70 men, each of them Jerubbaal's sons, rule over you? Or that one man rule over you?' Keep in mind that I'm like your own close relative."

1 Chronicles 12:23-40

What follows is a listing of the divisions of battle-ready troops who joined David in Hebron to turn the kingdom of Saul over to him, in accordance with what the LORD had spoken.

Ephesians 5:30

For we are parts of his body of his flesh and of his bones.

Hebrews 2:14

Therefore, since the children have flesh and blood, he himself also shared the same things, so that by his death he might destroy the one who has the power of death (that is, the Devil)

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