Search the Bible
* powered by Bible Study Tools

2 Samuel 15:33

    2 Samuel 15:33 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Unto whom David said, If thou passest on with me, then thou shalt be a burden unto me:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    To whom David said, If you pass on with me, then you shall be a burden to me:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And David said unto him, If thou passest on with me, then thou wilt be a burden unto me:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    David said to him, If you go on with me, you will be a trouble to me:

    Webster's Revision

    And David said unto him, If thou passest on with me, then thou wilt be a burden unto me:

    World English Bible

    David said to him, "If you pass on with me, then you will be a burden to me;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And David said unto him, If thou passest on with me, then thou shalt be a burden unto me:

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Samuel 15:33

    Then thou shalt be a burden unto me - It appears that Hushai was not a warrior, but was a wise, prudent, and discreet man, who could well serve David by gaining him intelligence of Absalom's conspiracy; and he directs him to form a strict confederacy with the priests Zadok and Abiathar, and to make use of their sons as couriers between Jerusalem and David's place of retreat.