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2 Samuel 17:12

    2 Samuel 17:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    So shall we come upon him in some place where he shall be found, and we will light upon him as the dew falleth on the ground: and of him and of all the men that are with him there shall not be left so much as one.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    So shall we come on him in some place where he shall be found, and we will light on him as the dew falls on the ground: and of him and of all the men that are with him there shall not be left so much as one.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    So shall we come upon him in some place where he shall be found, and we will light upon him as the dew falleth on the ground; and of him and of all the men that are with him we will not leave so much as one.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then we will come on him in some place, wherever he may be, falling on him as the dew comes on the earth: and of him and all the men who are with him not one will get away with his life.

    Webster's Revision

    So shall we come upon him in some place where he shall be found, and we will light upon him as the dew falleth on the ground; and of him and of all the men that are with him we will not leave so much as one.

    World English Bible

    So shall we come on him in some place where he shall be found, and we will light on him as the dew falls on the ground; and of him and of all the men who are with him we will not leave so much as one.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    So shall we come upon him in some place where he shall be found, and we will light upon him as the dew falleth on the ground: and of him and of all the men that are with him we will not leave so much as one.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Samuel 17:12

    As the dew - Like the drops of dew, in the vast number of our host, and in our irresistible and unavoidable descent upon our enemies.

    Wesley's Notes on 2 Samuel 17:12

    17:12 As dew - That is, plenteously, suddenly, irresistibly, and on all sides; for so the dew falls.