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2 Chronicles 13:17

    2 Chronicles 13:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Abijah and his people slew them with a great slaughter: so there fell down slain of Israel five hundred thousand chosen men.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Abijah and his people slew them with a great slaughter: so there fell down slain of Israel five hundred thousand chosen men.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Abijah and his people slew them with a great slaughter: so there fell down slain of Israel five hundred thousand chosen men.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Abijah and his people put them to death with great destruction: five hundred thousand of the best of Israel were put to the sword.

    Webster's Revision

    And Abijah and his people slew them with a great slaughter: so there fell down slain of Israel five hundred thousand chosen men.

    World English Bible

    Abijah and his people killed them with a great slaughter: so there fell down slain of Israel five hundred thousand chosen men.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Abijah and his people slew them with a great slaughter: so there fell down slain of Israel five hundred thousand chosen men.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Chronicles 13:17

    Slain - five hundred thousand chosen men - Query, fifty thousand? This was a great slaughter: see the note on 2 Chronicles 13:3, where all these numbers are supposed to be overcharged.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Chronicles 13:17

    Slain - The word means strictly "pierced," and will include both the killed and the wounded. It is translated "wounded" in Lamentations 2:12.