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2 Kings 9:23

    2 Kings 9:23 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Joram turned his hands, and fled, and said to Ahaziah, There is treachery, O Ahaziah.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Joram turned his hands, and fled, and said to Ahaziah, There is treachery, O Ahaziah.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Joram turned his hands, and fled, and said to Ahaziah, There is treachery, O Ahaziah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then Joram, turning his horses in flight, said to Ahaziah, Broken faith, O Ahaziah!

    Webster's Revision

    And Joram turned his hands, and fled, and said to Ahaziah, There is treachery, O Ahaziah.

    World English Bible

    Joram turned his hands, and fled, and said to Ahaziah, "There is treason, Ahaziah!"

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Joram turned his hands, and fled, and said to Ahaziah, There is treachery, O Ahaziah.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Kings 9:23

    There is treachery, O Ahaziah - This was the first intimation he had of it: he feels for the safety of his friend Ahaziah, and now they fly for their lives.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Kings 9:23

    Turned his hands - The meaning is that Joram ordered his charioteer to turn round and drive back to the town.