1 Kings 16:17
New International Version
Then Omri and all the Israelites with him withdrew from Gibbethon and laid siege to Tirzah.

New Living Translation
So Omri led the entire army of Israel up from Gibbethon to attack Tirzah, Israel’s capital.

English Standard Version
So Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

Berean Study Bible
Then Omri and all the Israelites marched up from Gibbethon and besieged Tirzah.

New American Standard Bible
Then Omri and all Israel with him went up from Gibbethon and besieged Tirzah.

King James Bible
And Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

Christian Standard Bible
Omri along with all Israel marched up from Gibbethon and besieged Tirzah.

Contemporary English Version
At once, Omri and his army marched to Tirzah and attacked.

Good News Translation
Omri and his troops left Gibbethon and went and besieged Tirzah.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Omri along with all Israel marched up from Gibbethon and besieged Tirzah.

International Standard Version
Then Omri and the entire army of Israel left from Gibbethon and attacked Tirzah.

NET Bible
Omri and all Israel went up from Gibbethon and besieged Tirzah.

New Heart English Bible
Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Omri and the Israelite troops with him left Gibbethon and attacked Tirzah.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

New American Standard 1977
Then Omri and all Israel with him went up from Gibbethon, and they besieged Tirzah.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And Omri went up from Gibbethon and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

King James 2000 Bible
And Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

American King James Version
And Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

American Standard Version
And Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Ambri went up, and all Israel with him, out of Gabathon; and they besieged Thersa.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Amri went up, and all Israel with him from Gebbethon, and they besieged Thersa.

Darby Bible Translation
And Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

English Revised Version
And Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

World English Bible
Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

Young's Literal Translation
And Omri goeth up, and all Israel with him, from Gibbethon, and they lay siege to Tirzah.
Study Bible
Zimri Reigns in Israel
16and the people in the camp heard that Zimri had not only conspired but had also struck down the king. So there in the camp that very day, all Israel proclaimed Omri, the commander of the army, king over Israel. 17Then Omri and all the Israelites marched up from Gibbethon and besieged Tirzah. 18When Zimri saw that the city was captured, he entered the citadel of the royal palace and burned it down upon himself. So he died…
Cross References
1 Kings 16:16
and the people in the camp heard that Zimri had not only conspired but had also struck down the king. So there in the camp that very day, all Israel proclaimed Omri, the commander of the army, king over Israel.

1 Kings 16:18
When Zimri saw that the city was captured, he entered the citadel of the royal palace and burned it down upon himself. So he died

Treasury of Scripture

And Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.

besieged Tirzah

Judges 9:45,50,56,57
And Abimelech fought against the city all that day; and he took the city, and slew the people that was therein, and beat down the city, and sowed it with salt…

2 Kings 6:24,25
And it came to pass after this, that Benhadad king of Syria gathered all his host, and went up, and besieged Samaria…

2 Kings 18:9-12
And it came to pass in the fourth year of king Hezekiah, which was the seventh year of Hoshea son of Elah king of Israel, that Shalmaneser king of Assyria came up against Samaria, and besieged it…







Lexicon
Then Omri
עָמְרִ֛י (‘ā·mə·rî)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6018: Omri -- a king of Israel, also several other Israelites

and
עִמּ֖וֹ (‘im·mōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5973: With, equally with

all
וְכָל־ (wə·ḵāl)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 3605: The whole, all, any, every

the Israelites
יִשְׂרָאֵ֥ל (yiś·rā·’êl)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3478: Israel -- 'God strives', another name of Jacob and his desc

marched up
וַיַּעֲלֶ֥ה (way·ya·‘ă·leh)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5927: To ascend, in, actively

from Gibbethon
מִֽגִּבְּת֑וֹן (mig·gib·bə·ṯō·wn)
Preposition-m | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1405: Gibbethon -- 'mound', a city in Dan

and besieged
וַיָּצֻ֖רוּ (way·yā·ṣu·rū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 6696: To confine, bind, besiege

Tirzah.
תִּרְצָֽה׃ (tir·ṣāh)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 8656: Tirzah -- daughter of Zelophehad, also a Canaanite city
Verse 17. - And Omri went up from Gibbethon ["The expression, 'went up,' accurately marks the ascent of the army from the Shephelah, where Gibbethon was situated, to the hill country of Israel, on the edge of which Tirzah stood" (Rawlinson)], and all Israel [see on ver. 16] with him, and they besieged Tirzah. [It is probable that they arrived before the city on the sixth or seventh day after the assassination of Elah. This period would just allow sufficient time for the news of the conspiracy to travel to Gibbethon and for the march of the army.] 16:15-28 When men forsake God, they will be left to plague one another. Proud aspiring men ruin one another. Omri struggled with Tibni some years. Though we do not always understand the rules by which God governs nations and individuals in his providence, we may learn useful lessons from the history before us. When tyrants succeed each other, and massacres, conspiracies, and civil wars, we may be sure the Lord has a controversy with the people for their sins; they are loudly called to repent and reform. Omri made himself infamous by his wickedness. Many wicked men have been men of might and renown; have built cities, and their names are found in history; but they have no name in the book of life.
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