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2 Samuel 10:17

    2 Samuel 10:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And when it was told David, he gathered all Israel together, and passed over Jordan, and came to Helam. And the Syrians set themselves in array against David, and fought with him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And when it was told David, he gathered all Israel together, and passed over Jordan, and came to Helam. And the Syrians set themselves in array against David, and fought with him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And it was told David; and he gathered all Israel together, and passed over the Jordan, and came to Helam. And the Syrians set themselves in array against David, and fought with him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And word of this was given to David: and he got all Israel together and went over Jordan and came to Helam. And the Aramaeans put their forces in position against David, and made an attack on him.

    Webster's Revision

    And it was told David; and he gathered all Israel together, and passed over the Jordan, and came to Helam. And the Syrians set themselves in array against David, and fought with him.

    World English Bible

    It was told David; and he gathered all Israel together, and passed over the Jordan, and came to Helam. The Syrians set themselves in array against David, and fought with him.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And it was told David; and he gathered all Israel together, and passed over Jordan, and came to Helam. And the Syrians set themselves in array against David, and fought with him.

    Definitions for 2 Samuel 10:17

    Array - To put on; to clothe.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Samuel 10:17

    David - gathered all Israel together - He thought that such a war required his own presence.