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2 Kings 5:23

    2 Kings 5:23 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Naaman said, Be content, take two talents. And he urged him, and bound two talents of silver in two bags, with two changes of garments, and laid them upon two of his servants; and they bare them before him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Naaman said, Be content, take two talents. And he urged him, and bound two talents of silver in two bags, with two changes of garments, and laid them on two of his servants; and they bore them before him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Naaman said, Be pleased to take two talents. And he urged him, and bound two talents of silver in two bags, with two changes of raiment, and laid them upon two of his servants; and they bare them before him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Naaman said, Be good enough to take two talents. And forcing him to take them, he put two talents of silver in two bags, with two changes of clothing, and gave them to his two servants to take before him.

    Webster's Revision

    And Naaman said, Be pleased to take two talents. And he urged him, and bound two talents of silver in two bags, with two changes of raiment, and laid them upon two of his servants; and they bare them before him.

    World English Bible

    Naaman said, "Be pleased to take two talents." He urged him, and bound two talents of silver in two bags, with two changes of clothing, and laid them on two of his servants; and they carried them before him.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Naaman said, Be content, take two talents. And he urged him, and bound two talents of silver in two bags, with two changes of raiment, and laid them upon two of his servants; and they bare them before him.

    Definitions for 2 Kings 5:23

    Bound - Landmark.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Kings 5:23

    He - bound two talents of silver - It required two servants to carry these two talents, for, according to the computation above, each talent was about 120lbs. weight.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Kings 5:23

    Be content - i. e. "consent."

    Wesley's Notes on 2 Kings 5:23

    5:23 Urged him - Who at first refused it upon a pretence of modesty.