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2 Samuel 8:17

    2 Samuel 8:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were the priests; and Seraiah was the scribe;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were the priests; and Seraiah was the scribe;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were priests; and Seraiah was scribe;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Zadok and Abiathar, the son of Ahimelech, the son of Ahitub, were priests; and Seraiah was the scribe;

    Webster's Revision

    and Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were priests; and Seraiah was scribe;

    World English Bible

    and Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were priests; and Seraiah was scribe;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and Zadok the son of Ahitub, and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar, were priests; and Seraiah was scribe;

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Samuel 8:17

    Seraiah - the scribe - Most likely the king's private secretary. See 1 Chronicles 24:3 (note).

    Wesley's Notes on 2 Samuel 8:17

    8:17 Scribe - Or, secretary of state.