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2 Kings 19:8

    2 Kings 19:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    So Rabshakeh returned, and found the king of Assyria warring against Libnah: for he had heard that he was departed from Lachish.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    So Rabshakeh returned, and found the king of Assyria warring against Libnah: for he had heard that he was departed from Lachish.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    So Rabshakeh returned, and found the king of Assyria warring against Libnah; for he had heard that he was departed from Lachish.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So the Rab-shakeh went back, and when he got there the king of Assyria was making war against Libnah, for it had come to his ears that he had gone away from Lachish.

    Webster's Revision

    So Rabshakeh returned, and found the king of Assyria warring against Libnah; for he had heard that he was departed from Lachish.

    World English Bible

    So Rabshakeh returned, and found the king of Assyria warring against Libnah; for he had heard that he had departed from Lachish.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    So Rabshakeh returned, and found the king of Assyria warring against Libnah: for he had heard that he was departed from Lachish.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Kings 19:8

    Libnah - Lachish - These two places were not very distant from each other; they were in the mountains of Judah, southward of Jerusalem.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Kings 19:8

    On Lachish and Libnah, see Joshua 10:3, note; Joshua 10:29, note. The phrase, "he was departed from Lachish" is suggestive of successful resistance.

    Wesley's Notes on 2 Kings 19:8

    19:8 Returned - To the king, to give him an account of the treaty; leaving behind him the army under the other commanders.