2 Chronicles 9:24
New International Version
Year after year, everyone who came brought a gift—articles of silver and gold, and robes, weapons and spices, and horses and mules.

New Living Translation
Year after year everyone who visited brought him gifts of silver and gold, clothing, weapons, spices, horses, and mules.

English Standard Version
Every one of them brought his present, articles of silver and of gold, garments, myrrh, spices, horses, and mules, so much year by year.

Berean Study Bible
Year after year, each visitor would bring his tribute: articles of silver and gold, clothing, weapons, spices, horses, and mules.

King James Bible
And they brought every man his present, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and raiment, harness, and spices, horses, and mules, a rate year by year.

New King James Version
Each man brought his present: articles of silver and gold, garments, armor, spices, horses, and mules, at a set rate year by year.

New American Standard Bible
They were bringing, each of them his gift: articles of silver and gold, garments, weapons, balsam oil, horses, and mules, so much year by year.

NASB 1995
They brought every man his gift, articles of silver and gold, garments, weapons, spices, horses and mules, so much year by year.

NASB 1977
And they brought every man his gift, articles of silver and gold, garments, weapons, spices, horses, and mules, so much year by year.

Amplified Bible
Each man brought his gift, articles of silver and gold, garments, weapons, spices, horses and mules, so much year by year.

Christian Standard Bible
Each of them would bring his own gift—items of silver and gold, clothing, weapons, spices, and horses and mules—as an annual tribute.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Each of them would bring his own gift—items of silver and gold, clothing, weapons, spices, and horses and mules—as an annual tribute.

American Standard Version
And they brought every man his tribute, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and raiment, armor, and spices, horses, and mules, a rate year by year.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And those were bringing to him, each man, his offering vessels of silver and vessels of gold and garments and myrrh and sweet fragrances and horses and shemules by account every year by year.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And they brought every one his gifts, silver vessels and golden vessels, and raiment, myrrh and spices, horses and mules, a rate every year.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And every year they brought him presents, vessels of silver and of gold, and garments, and armour, and spices, and horses, and mules.

English Revised Version
And they brought very man his present, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and raiment, armour, and spices, horses, and mules, a rate year by year.

Good News Translation
Each of them brought Solomon gifts--articles of silver and gold, robes, weapons, spices, horses, and mules. This continued year after year.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So everyone who came brought him gifts: articles of silver and gold, clothing, weapons, spices, horses, and mules. This happened year after year.

International Standard Version
Everyone kept on bringing gifts on an annual basis, including items made of silver and gold, garments, myrrh, spices, horses, and mules.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And they brought every man his present, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and raiment, armour, and spices, horses, and mules, a rate year by year.

Literal Standard Version
and they are each bringing in his present, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and garments, harness, and spices, horses, and mules, a rate year by year.

NET Bible
Year after year visitors brought their gifts, which included items of silver, items of gold, clothes, perfume, spices, horses, and mules.

New Heart English Bible
They brought every man his tribute, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and clothing, armor, and spices, horses, and mules, a rate year by year.

World English Bible
They brought every man his tribute, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and clothing, armor, and spices, horses, and mules, a rate year by year.

Young's Literal Translation
and they are bringing in each his present, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and garments, harness, and spices, horses, and mules, a rate year by year.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Solomon's Wealth and Splendor
23All the kings of the earth sought an audience with Solomon to hear the wisdom that God had put in his heart. 24 Year after year, each visitor would bring his tribute: articles of silver and gold, clothing, weapons, spices, horses, and mules. 25Solomon had 4,000 stalls for horses and chariots, and 12,000 horses, which he stationed in the chariot cities and also with him in Jerusalem.…

Cross References
2 Chronicles 9:23
All the kings of the earth sought an audience with Solomon to hear the wisdom that God had put in his heart.

Psalm 72:10
May the kings of Tarshish and distant shores bring tribute; may the kings of Sheba and Seba offer gifts.


Treasury of Scripture

And they brought every man his present, vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and raiment, harness, and spices, horses, and mules, a rate year by year.

every man

2 Chronicles 9:9
And she gave the king an hundred and twenty talents of gold, and of spices great abundance, and precious stones: neither was there any such spice as the queen of Sheba gave king Solomon.

1 Samuel 10:27
But the children of Belial said, How shall this man save us? And they despised him, and brought him no presents. But he held his peace.

1 Kings 9:14
And Hiram sent to the king sixscore talents of gold.









(24) And they brought.--Used to bring. (Comp. 2Chronicles 9:14.)

Harness--i.e., weapons and armour. Compare Macbeth's

"At least we'll die with harness on our back."

A rate year by year.--Literally, a year's matter in a year. Solomon's vassal kings are intended.

Verse 24. - Every man his present; Hebrew, מִנְחָתי; which word represents the treats, paid partly in money, partly in kind (2 Samuel 8:2; 2 Kings 17:3, 4; and the parallel). A rate year by year; Hebrew, דְּבַר־שָׁנָח; which might be simply rendered, "a yearly thing."

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Year
שָׁנָ֖ה (šā·nāh)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 8141: A year

after year,
בְּשָׁנָֽה׃ (bə·šā·nāh)
Preposition-b | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 8141: A year

[each] visitor
אִ֣ישׁ (’îš)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 376: A man as an individual, a male person

would bring
מְבִיאִ֣ים (mə·ḇî·’îm)
Verb - Hifil - Participle - masculine plural
Strong's 935: To come in, come, go in, go

his tribute:
מִנְחָת֡וֹ (min·ḥā·ṯōw)
Noun - feminine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 4503: A donation, tribute, a sacrificial offering

articles
כְּלֵ֣י (kə·lê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 3627: Something prepared, any apparatus

of silver
כֶסֶף֩ (ḵe·sep̄)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3701: Silver, money

and gold,
זָהָ֤ב (zā·hāḇ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 2091: Gold, something gold-colored, as oil, a clear sky

clothing,
וּשְׂלָמוֹת֙ (ū·śə·lā·mō·wṯ)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 8008: A wrapper, mantle

weapons,
נֵ֣שֶׁק (nê·šeq)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5402: Military equipment, arms, an arsenal

spices,
וּבְשָׂמִ֔ים (ū·ḇə·śā·mîm)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 1314: Fragrance, spicery, the balsam plant

horses,
סוּסִ֖ים (sū·sîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 5483: A swallow, swift (type of bird)

and mules.
וּפְרָדִ֑ים (ū·p̄ə·rā·ḏîm)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 6505: A mule


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OT History: 2 Chronicles 9:24 They brought every man his tribute vessels (2 Chron. 2Ch iiCh ii ch 2 chr 2chr)
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