Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Behold the couch, which is Solomon's; threescore valiant men are about it, of the valiant of Israel.

New American Standard Bible

"Behold, it is the traveling couch of Solomon; Sixty mighty men around it, Of the mighty men of Israel.

King James Version

Behold his bed, which is Solomon's; threescore valiant men are about it, of the valiant of Israel.

Holman Bible

It is Solomon’s royal litter
surrounded by 60 warriors
from the mighty of Israel.

International Standard Version

Look! It's Solomon's sedan chair, with 60 of the best soldiers in Israel surrounding it.

A Conservative Version

Behold, it is the litter of Solomon. Sixty mighty men are around it, of the mighty men of Israel.

American Standard Version

Behold, it is the litter of Solomon; Threescore mighty men are about it, Of the mighty men of Israel.

Amplified

[Someone answered] Behold, it is the traveling litter (the bridal car) of Solomon. Sixty mighty men are around it, of the mighty men of Israel.

Bible in Basic English

See, it is the bed of Solomon; sixty men of war are about it, of the army of Israel,

Darby Translation

Behold his couch, Solomon's own: Threescore mighty men are about it, Of the mighty of Israel.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Behold it is the bed of Solomon; sixty valiant men are about it of the valiant of Israel.

Julia Smith Translation

Behold his bed of Solomon: sixty strong ones round about it from the strong ones of Israel.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Look! [It is] Solomon's {portable couch}! Sixty mighty men surround {it}, the mighty men of Israel.

Modern King James verseion

Behold his bed, Solomon's! Sixty mighty men are around it, of Israel's mighty men.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Behold, about Solomon's bedstead there stand sixty valiant men of the most mighty in Israel.

NET Bible

Look! It is Solomon's portable couch! It is surrounded by sixty warriors, some of Israel's mightiest warriors.

New Heart English Bible

Behold, it is Solomon's carriage. Sixty mighty men are around it, of the mighty men of Israel.

The Emphasized Bible

Lo! his couch, -- tis Solomon's own, Threescore heroes, around it, - of the heroes of Israel:

Webster

Behold his bed, which is Solomon's; sixty valiant men are about it, of the valiant of Israel.

World English Bible

Behold, it is Solomon's carriage! Sixty mighty men are around it, of the mighty men of Israel.

Youngs Literal Translation

Lo, his couch, that is Solomon's, Sixty mighty ones are around it, Of the mighty of Israel,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מטּה 
Mittah 
Usage: 29

שׁלמה 
Sh@lomoh 
Usage: 293

שׁשּׁים 
Shishshiym 
Usage: 59

גּבּר גּבּור 
Gibbowr 
Usage: 159

סביבה סביב 
Cabiyb 
Usage: 334

it, of the valiant
גּבּר גּבּור 
Gibbowr 
Usage: 159

Verse Info

Context Readings

Royal Wedding Procession

6 Who is this that comes out of the wilderness like pillars of smoke, perfumed with myrrh and frankincense, with all the fragrant powders of the merchant? 7 Behold the couch, which is Solomon's; threescore valiant men are about it, of the valiant of Israel. 8 They all hold swords, being expert in war: every man has his sword upon his thigh because of fear in the night.


Cross References

1 Samuel 8:16

And he will take your menservants, and your maidservants, and your finest young men, and your donkeys, and put them to his work.

1 Samuel 14:52

And there was bitter war against the Philistines all the days of Saul: and when Saul saw any strong man, or any valiant man, he took him unto him.

1 Samuel 28:2

And David said to Achish, Surely you shall know what your servant can do. And Achish said to David, Therefore will I make you my guardian forever.

1 Kings 9:22

But of the children of Israel did Solomon make no slaves: but they were men of war, and his servants, and his princes, and his captains, and rulers of his chariots, and his horsemen.

1 Kings 14:27

And king Rehoboam made in their place bronze shields, and committed them unto the hands of the chief of the guard, who kept the door of the king's house.

2 Kings 6:17

And Elisha prayed, and said, LORD, I pray you, open his eyes, that he may see. And the LORD opened the eyes of the young man; and he saw: and, behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots of fire round about Elisha.

Song of Songs 1:16

Behold, you are handsome, my beloved, yea, pleasant: also our bed is green.

Song of Songs 3:9

King Solomon made himself a chariot of the wood of Lebanon.

Hebrews 1:14

Are they not all ministering spirits, sent forth to minister to them who shall be heirs of salvation?

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