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1 Kings 2:1

    1 Kings 2:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now the days of David drew nigh that he should die; and he charged Solomon his son, saying,

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now the days of David drew near that he should die; and he charged Solomon his son, saying,

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now the days of David drew nigh that he should die; and he charged Solomon his son, saying,

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now the time of David's death came near; and he gave orders to Solomon his son, saying,

    Webster's Revision

    Now the days of David drew nigh that he should die; and he charged Solomon his son, saying,

    World English Bible

    Now the days of David drew near that he should die; and he commanded Solomon his son, saying,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now the days of David drew nigh that he should die; and he charged Solomon his son, saying,

    Definitions for 1 Kings 2:1

    Charged - Burdened; weighed down.
    Nigh - Near.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Kings 2:1

    The events related in 1 Chronicles 28-29 had occurred in the interval which separates the last and this present chapter.