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2 Samuel 3:6

    2 Samuel 3:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And it came to pass, while there was war between the house of Saul and the house of David, that Abner made himself strong for the house of Saul.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And it came to pass, while there was war between the house of Saul and the house of David, that Abner made himself strong for the house of Saul.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And it came to pass, while there was war between the house of Saul and the house of David, that Abner made himself strong in the house of Saul.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now while there was war between Saul's people and David's people, Abner was making himself strong among the supporters of Saul.

    Webster's Revision

    And it came to pass, while there was war between the house of Saul and the house of David, that Abner made himself strong in the house of Saul.

    World English Bible

    It happened, while there was war between the house of Saul and the house of David, that Abner made himself strong in the house of Saul.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And it come to pass, while there was war between the house of Saul and the house of David, that Abner made himself strong in the house of Saul.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Samuel 3:6

    Abner made himself strong - This strengthening of himself, and going in to the late king's concubine, were most evident proofs that he wished to seize upon the government. See 1 Kings 2:21, 1 Kings 2:22; 1 Kings 12:8; 1 Kings 16:21.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Samuel 3:6

    Render, "And it came to pass, while the war between the house of Saul and the house of David lasted, that Abner assisted the house of Saul."