Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

New American Standard Bible

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

Holman Bible

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

International Standard Version

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

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 20 Translations in 2 Samuel 8:17

Context Readings

David's Cabinet

16 And Joab the son of Zeruiah was over the host; and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was recorder; 17 And Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were the priests; and Seraiah was the scribe; 18 And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada was over both the Cherethites and the Pelethites; and David's sons were chief rulers.



Cross References

1 Chronicles 6:8

And Ahitub begat Zadok, and Zadok begat Ahimaaz,

1 Chronicles 18:16

And Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Abimelech the son of Abiathar, were the priests; and Shavsha was scribe;

1 Chronicles 6:53

Zadok his son, Ahimaaz his son.

1 Chronicles 16:39

And Zadok the priest, and his brethren the priests, before the tabernacle of the LORD in the high place that was at Gibeon,

1 Chronicles 24:3-4

And David distributed them, both Zadok of the sons of Eleazar, and Ahimelech of the sons of Ithamar, according to their offices in their service.

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