Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Ahitub's son Zadok and Abiathar's son Ahimelech were priests, Seraiah was his personal secretary,

New American Standard Bible

Zadok the son of Ahitub and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar were priests, and Seraiah was secretary.

King James Version

And Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were the priests; and Seraiah was the scribe;

Holman Bible

Zadok son of Ahitub
and Ahimelech son of Abiathar were priests;
Seraiah was court secretary;

A Conservative Version

and Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were priests, and Seraiah was scribe,

American Standard Version

and Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were priests; and Seraiah was scribe;

Amplified

Zadok son of Ahitub and Ahimelech son of Abiathar were the [chief] priests, and Seraiah was the scribe;

Bible in Basic English

And Zadok and Abiathar, the son of Ahimelech, the son of Ahitub, were priests; and Seraiah was the scribe;

Darby Translation

and Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were the priests; and Seraiah was scribe;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and Zadok, the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were the priests, and Seraiah was the scribe,

Julia Smith Translation

And Zadok, son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech, son of Abiathar, the priests; and Seraiah, scribe.

King James 2000

And Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were the priests; and Seraiah was the scribe;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Zadok the son of Ahitub and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar [were] priests and Seraiah [was] scribe.

Modern King James verseion

And Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were the priests. And Seraiah was the scribe.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar were the priests, and Seraiah was the scribe.

NET Bible

Zadok son of Ahitub and Ahimelech son of Abiathar were priests; Seraiah was scribe;

New Heart English Bible

and Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were priests; and Seraiah was scribe;

The Emphasized Bible

And, Zadok, son of Ahitub, and Abimelech, son of Abiathar, were priests, - and, Seraiah, was scribe;

Webster

And Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were the priests: and Seraiah was the scribe;

World English Bible

and Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were priests; and Seraiah was scribe;

Youngs Literal Translation

and Zadok son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech son of Abiathar, are priests, and Seraiah is scribe,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
צדוק 
Tsadowq 
Usage: 53

of Ahitub
אחיטוּב 
'Achiytuwb 
Usage: 15

and Ahimelech
אחימלך 
'Achiymelek 
Usage: 17

H54
אביתר 
'Ebyathar 
Usage: 30

כּהן 
Kohen 
Usage: 750

and Seraiah
שׂריהוּ שׂריה 
S@rayah 
Usage: 20

Word Count of 21 Translations in 2 Samuel 8:17

Context Readings

David's Cabinet

16 Zeruiah's son Joab served in charge of the army, Ahilud's son Jehoshaphat was his personal archivist, 17 Ahitub's son Zadok and Abiathar's son Ahimelech were priests, Seraiah was his personal secretary, 18 Jehoida's son Benaiah supervised the special forces and mercenaries, and David's sons were priests.



Cross References

1 Chronicles 6:8

Ahitub fathered Zadok, Zadok fathered Ahimaaz,

1 Chronicles 18:16

Ahitub's son Zadok and Abiathar's son Ahimelech were priests, Shavsha was his personal secretary,

1 Chronicles 6:53

his son Zadok, and his son Ahimaaz.

1 Chronicles 16:39

He left Zadok the priest and his relatives at the Tent of the LORD at the high place in Gibeon, where they ministered in the LORD's presence,

1 Chronicles 24:3-4

Along with Zadok, one of Eleazar's descendants, and Ahimelech, one of Ithamar's descendants, David organized their service according to their assigned responsibilities.

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