2 Samuel 21:22
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New International Version
These four were descendants of Rapha in Gath, and they fell at the hands of David and his men.

New Living Translation
These four Philistines were descendants of the giants of Gath, but David and his warriors killed them.

English Standard Version
These four were descended from the giants in Gath, and they fell by the hand of David and by the hand of his servants.

New American Standard Bible
These four were born to the giant in Gath, and they fell by the hand of David and by the hand of his servants.

King James Bible
These four were born to the giant in Gath, and fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
These four were descended from the giant in Gath and were killed by David and his soldiers.

International Standard Version
These four giants, who had been fathered by a giant in Gath, were killed at the hands of David and his servants.

NET Bible
These four were the descendants of Rapha who lived in Gath; they were killed by David and his soldiers.

New Heart English Bible
These four were born to the giant in Gath; and they fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
These four were descendants of Haraphah from Gath, and David and his men killed them.

JPS Tanakh 1917
These four were born to the giant in Gath; and they fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.

New American Standard 1977
These four were born to the giant in Gath, and they fell by the hand of David and by the hand of his servants.

Jubilee Bible 2000
These four were born to the giant in Gath and fell by the hand of David and by the hand of his slaves.

King James 2000 Bible
These four were born to the giant in Gath, and fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.

American King James Version
These four were born to the giant in Gath, and fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.

American Standard Version
These four were born to the giant in Gath; and they fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.

Douay-Rheims Bible
These four were born of Arapha in Geth, and they fell by the hand of David, and of his servants.

Darby Bible Translation
These four were born to Raphah, in Gath; and they fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.

English Revised Version
These four were born to the giant in Gath; and they fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.

Webster's Bible Translation
These four were born to the giant in Gath, and fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.

World English Bible
These four were born to the giant in Gath; and they fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.

Young's Literal Translation
these four have been born to the giant in Gath, and they fall by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.
Study Bible
Four Battles against the Philistines
21When he defied Israel, Jonathan the son of Shimei, David's brother, struck him down. 22These four were born to the giant in Gath, and they fell by the hand of David and by the hand of his servants.
Cross References
2 Samuel 21:16
Then Ishbi-benob, who was among the descendants of the giant, the weight of whose spear was three hundred shekels of bronze in weight, was girded with a new sword, and he intended to kill David.

2 Samuel 21:21
When he defied Israel, Jonathan the son of Shimei, David's brother, struck him down.

1 Chronicles 20:8
These were descended from the giants in Gath, and they fell by the hand of David and by the hand of his servants.
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(22) Born to the giant.--They were all descendants of Rapha, but not necessarily all the sons of one man.

Verse 22. - These four were born to the giant; Hebrew, were born to the Raphah; that is, belonged to the race of the Rephaim, who seem to have settled in Gath in large numbers, and to have been a fine race of men. (For their antiquity, see Genesis 14:5.) By the hand of David. Not necessarily in personal conflict, though the Hebrew in ver. 17 would admit of the translation that, with the aid of Abishai, David himself slew Ishbi-benob. But the glory of all that the Gibborim did belonged also to David their king.



These four were born to the giant in Gath,.... Not to Goliath, for one of them was his brother, but to some giant or another of that place, for which it was famous; they were all of them of the race of the giants; and so the Septuagint version, they were"the offspring of the giants in Gath, whose family was Repha;''and this Repha, or Arepha, as the Vulgate Latin version, according to Abarbinel, was a woman of the daughters of the giants; the Talmudists (e) make her to be the same with Orpah, Ruth 1:4. These giants, it is highly probable, were the descendants of the Anakim which remained in Gath after they were cut off by Joshua in other places, Joshua 11:22,

and fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants; the first, Ishbibenob, fell by the hand of David assisted by Abishai, and the other three by the persons mentioned.

(e) T. Bab. Sotah. fol. 42. 2.21:15-22 These events seem to have taken place towards the end of David's reign. David fainted, but he did not flee, and God sent help in the time of need. In spiritual conflicts, even strong saints sometimes wax faint; then Satan attacks them furiously; but those who stand their ground and resist him, shall be relieved and made more than conquerors. Death is a Christian's last enemy, and a son of Anak; but through Him that triumphed for us, believers shall be more than conquerors at last, even over that enemy.
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