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2 Chronicles 28:17

    2 Chronicles 28:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    For again the Edomites had come and smitten Judah, and carried away captives.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    For again the Edomites had come and smitten Judah, and carried away captives.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    For again the Edomites had come and smitten Judah, and carried away captives.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For the Edomites had come again, attacking Judah and taking away prisoners.

    Webster's Revision

    For again the Edomites had come and smitten Judah, and carried away captives.

    World English Bible

    For again the Edomites had come and struck Judah, and carried away captives.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    For again the Edomites had come and smitten Judah, and carried away captives.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Chronicles 28:17

    The Edomites took advantage of the reverses of Ahaz, and were perhaps in league with Rezin (see 2 Kings 16:6 note). The pitilessness of Edom, and her readiness to turn against Judah in any severe distress, is noticed and sternly rebuked by the prophets (Amos 1:11; Ezekiel 35:5; Obadiah 1:10-14, etc.).