Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

And when the Syrians of Damascus came to aid Hadadezer king of Zobah, David smote of the Syrians twenty-two thousand men.

New American Standard Bible

When the Arameans of Damascus came to help Hadadezer, king of Zobah, David killed 22,000 Arameans.

King James Version

And when the Syrians of Damascus came to succour Hadadezer king of Zobah, David slew of the Syrians two and twenty thousand men.

Holman Bible

When the Arameans of Damascus came to assist King Hadadezer of Zobah, David struck down 22,000 Aramean men.

International Standard Version

When Arameans came from Damascus to help King Hadadezer of Zobah, David killed 22,000 of them.

American Standard Version

And when the Syrians of Damascus came to succor Hadadezer king of Zobah, David smote of the Syrians two and twenty thousand men.

Amplified

When the Arameans (Syrians) of Damascus came to help Hadadezer, king of Zobah, David struck down 22,000 Arameans.

Bible in Basic English

And when the Aramaeans of Damascus came to the help of Hadadezer, king of Zobah, David put to the sword twenty-two thousand of the Aramaeans.

Darby Translation

And the Syrians of Damascus came to help Hadadezer king of Zobah, and David smote of the Syrians twenty-two thousand men.

Julia Smith Translation

And Aram of Damascus will come to help Hadadezer, king of Zobah, and David will strike of Aram twenty and two thousand men.

King James 2000

And when the Syrians of Damascus came to help Hadadezer king of Zobah, David slew of the Syrians two and twenty thousand men.

Lexham Expanded Bible

When Aram of Damascus came to help Hadadezer, the king of Zobah, David killed twenty-two thousand men of Aram.

Modern King James verseion

And when the Syrians of Damascus came to rescue Hadadezer king of Zobah, David killed twenty-two thousand men of the Syrians.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then came the Syrians of Damascus to succor Hadadezer king of Zobah. And David slew of them two and twenty thousand men and put soldiers in Syria, Damascus.

NET Bible

The Arameans of Damascus came to help King Hadadezer of Zobah, but David killed 22,000 of the Arameans.

New Heart English Bible

When the Syrians of Damascus came to help Hadadezer king of Zobah, David struck of the Syrians two and twenty thousand men.

The Emphasized Bible

And, when the Syrians of Damascus came to help Hadadezer, king of Zobah, David smote of the Syrians, twenty-two thousand men.

Webster

And when the Syrians of Damascus came to succor Hadadezer king of Zobah, David slew of the Syrians two and twenty thousand men.

World English Bible

When the Syrians of Damascus came to help Hadadezer king of Zobah, David struck of the Syrians two and twenty thousand men.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Aram of Damascus cometh to give help to Hadadezer king of Zobah, and David smiteth of Aram twenty and two thousand men;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ארם 
'Aram 
Usage: 132

דּרמשׂק דּוּמשׂק דּמּשׂקo 
Dammeseq 
Usage: 45


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

to succour
עזר 
`azar 
Usage: 81

הדדעזר 
Hadad`ezer 
Usage: 9

מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

of Zobah
צבה צובה צובא 
Tsowba' 
Usage: 12

דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

of the Syrians
ארם 
'Aram 
Usage: 132

two
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

and twenty
עשׂרים 
`esriym 
Usage: 315

אלף 
'eleph 
Usage: 504

Context Readings

David's Military Victories Continue

4 And David took from him a thousand and seven hundred horsemen, and twenty thousand footmen. And David hocked all the chariot horses, but reserved of them for a hundred chariots. 5 And when the Syrians of Damascus came to aid Hadadezer king of Zobah, David smote of the Syrians twenty-two thousand men. 6 Then David put garrisons in Syria of Damascus, and the Syrians became servants to David, and brought tribute. And LORD gave victory to David wherever he went.


Cross References

1 Kings 11:23-25

And God raised up [another] adversary to him, Rezon the son of Eliada, who had fled from his lord Hadadezer king of Zobah.

2 Samuel 8:3

David also smote Hadadezer the son of Rehob, king of Zobah, as he went to recover his dominion at the River.

1 Chronicles 18:5-6

And when the Syrians of Damascus came to aid Hadarezer king of Zobah, David smote of the Syrians twenty-two thousand men.

Job 9:13

God will not withdraw his anger. The helpers of Rahab stoop under him.

Psalm 83:4-8

They have said, Come, and let us cut them off from being a nation, that the name of Israel may be no more in remembrance.

Isaiah 7:8

For the head of Syria is Damascus, and the head of Damascus is Rezin. And within sixty-five years Ephraim shall be broken in pieces, so that is shall not be a people.

Isaiah 8:9-10

Make an uproar, O ye peoples, and be broken in pieces. And give ear, all ye of far countries. Gird yourselves, and be broken in pieces. Gird yourselves, and be broken in pieces.

Isaiah 31:3

Now the Egyptians are men, and not God, and their horses flesh, and not spirit. And when LORD shall stretch out his hand, both he who helps shall stumble, and he who is helped shall fall, and they shall all be consumed together.

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