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2 Samuel 2:17

    2 Samuel 2:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And there was a very sore battle that day; and Abner was beaten, and the men of Israel, before the servants of David.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And there was a very sore battle that day; and Abner was beaten, and the men of Israel, before the servants of David.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the battle was very sore that day: and Abner was beaten, and the men of Israel, before the servants of David.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And there was hard fighting that day; and Abner and the men of Israel gave way before the servants of David.

    Webster's Revision

    And the battle was very sore that day: and Abner was beaten, and the men of Israel, before the servants of David.

    World English Bible

    The battle was very severe that day: and Abner was beaten, and the men of Israel, before the servants of David.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the battle was very sore that day; and Abner was beaten, and the men of Israel, before the servants of David.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Samuel 2:17

    Neither side had the advantage in the combat of twelve a side; hence, the quarrel was fought out with great fierceness by the two armies, and the victory was won by David.