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2 Samuel 17:18

    2 Samuel 17:18 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Nevertheless a lad saw them, and told Absalom: but they went both of them away quickly, and came to a man's house in Bahurim, which had a well in his court; whither they went down.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Nevertheless a lad saw them, and told Absalom: but they went both of them away quickly, and came to a man's house in Bahurim, which had a well in his court; where they went down.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    But a lad saw them, and told Absalom: and they went both of them away quickly, and came to the house of a man in Bahurim, who had a well in his court; and they went down thither.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But a boy saw them, and gave word of it to Absalom: so the two of them went away quickly, and came to the house of a man in Bahurim who had a water-hole in his garden, and they went down into it.

    Webster's Revision

    But a lad saw them, and told Absalom: and they went both of them away quickly, and came to the house of a man in Bahurim, who had a well in his court; and they went down thither.

    World English Bible

    But a boy saw them, and told Absalom. Then they both went away quickly, and came to the house of a man in Bahurim, who had a well in his court; and they went down there.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    But a lad saw them, and told Absalom: and they went both of them away quickly, and came to the house of a man in Bahurim, who had a well in his court; and they went down thither.

    Definitions for 2 Samuel 17:18

    Whither - Where; which place.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Samuel 17:18

    Bahurim - See the marginal reference. They were not all Shimeis in Bahurim.