2 Samuel 11:26
New International Version
When Uriah's wife heard that her husband was dead, she mourned for him.

New Living Translation
When Uriah’s wife heard that her husband was dead, she mourned for him.

English Standard Version
When the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she lamented over her husband.

Berean Study Bible
When Uriah’s wife heard that her husband was dead, she mourned for him.

New American Standard Bible
Now when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she mourned for her husband.

King James Bible
And when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she mourned for her husband.

Christian Standard Bible
When Uriah's wife heard that her husband Uriah had died, she mourned for him.

Contemporary English Version
When Bathsheba heard that her husband was dead, she mourned for him.

Good News Translation
When Bathsheba heard that her husband had been killed, she mourned for him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When Uriah's wife heard that her husband Uriah had died, she mourned for him.

International Standard Version
When Uriah's wife heard about the death of her husband Uriah, she went into mourning for the head of her household.

NET Bible
When Uriah's wife heard that her husband Uriah was dead, she mourned for him.

New Heart English Bible
When the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she made lamentation for her husband.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
When Uriah's wife heard that her husband Uriah was dead, she mourned for him.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she made lamentation for her husband.

New American Standard 1977
Now when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she mourned for her husband.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah, her husband, was dead, she mourned for her husband.

King James 2000 Bible
And when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she mourned for her husband.

American King James Version
And when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she mourned for her husband.

American Standard Version
And when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she made lamentation for her husband.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the wife of Urias heard that Urias her husband was dead, and she mourned for her husband.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the wife of Urias heard that Urias her husband was dead, and she mourned for him.

Darby Bible Translation
And the wife of Urijah heard that Urijah her husband was dead, and she mourned for her husband.

English Revised Version
And when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she made lamentation for her husband.

Webster's Bible Translation
And when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she mourned for her husband.

World English Bible
When the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she made lamentation for her husband.

Young's Literal Translation
And the wife of Uriah heareth that Uriah her husband is dead, and lamenteth for her lord;
Study Bible
David Marries Bathsheba
26When Uriah’s wife heard that her husband was dead, she mourned for him. 27And when the time of mourning was over, David had her brought to his house, and she became his wife and bore him a son. But the thing that David had done was evil in the sight of the LORD.…
Cross References
Genesis 50:10
When they reached the threshing floor of Atad, which is across the Jordan, they lamented and wailed loudly, and Joseph mourned for his father seven days.

Deuteronomy 34:8
The Israelites grieved for Moses in the plains of Moab thirty days, until the time of weeping and mourning for Moses came to an end.

1 Samuel 31:13
Then they took their bones and buried them under the tamarisk tree in Jabesh, and they fasted seven days.

2 Samuel 11:25
Then David told the messenger, "Say this to Joab: 'Do not let this matter upset you, for the sword devours one as well as another. Strengthen your attack against the city and demolish it.' Encourage him with these words."

Treasury of Scripture

And when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she mourned for her husband.

she mourned

2 Samuel 3:31
And David said to Joab, and to all the people that were with him, Rend your clothes, and gird you with sackcloth, and mourn before Abner. And king David himself followed the bier.

2 Samuel 14:2
And Joab sent to Tekoah, and fetched thence a wise woman, and said unto her, I pray thee, feign thyself to be a mourner, and put on now mourning apparel, and anoint not thyself with oil, but be as a woman that had a long time mourned for the dead:

Genesis 27:41
And Esau hated Jacob because of the blessing wherewith his father blessed him: and Esau said in his heart, The days of mourning for my father are at hand; then will I slay my brother Jacob.







Lexicon
When Uriah’s
אֽוּרִיָּ֔ה (’ū·rî·yāh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 223: Uriah -- 'flame of Yah', the name of a Hittite and of two Israelites

wife
אֵ֣שֶׁת (’ê·šeṯ)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 802: Woman, wife, female

heard
וַתִּשְׁמַע֙ (wat·tiš·ma‘)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 8085: To hear intelligently

that
כִּי־ (kî-)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 3588: A relative conjunction

her husband
אִישָׁ֑הּ (’î·šāh)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 376: A man as an individual, a male person

was dead,
מֵ֖ת (mêṯ)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4191: To die, to kill

she mourned
וַתִּסְפֹּ֖ד (wat·tis·pōḏ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5594: To tear the hair and beat the breasts, to lament, to wail

for
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 5921: Above, over, upon, against

him.
בַּעְלָֽהּ׃ (ba‘·lāh)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1167: A master, a husband, owner
(26) Mourned for her husband.--How long this mourning lasted we are not told. The usual period was seven days (Genesis 1:10; 1Samuel 31:13), and although that of a widow may well have been somewhat longer, it was doubtless, under the circumstances, made as short as was consistent with decency.

Verse 26. - And when the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she mourned for her husband. There is something pathetic in this repetition of the name of the murdered man, and his close relationship with Bathsheba is dwelt upon by his being twice called "her husband," and she "Uriah's wife." Having been the cause of his murder, she is careful to make for him the customary mourning. How long it lasted is uncertain. The mourning for Aaron (Numbers 20:29) and that for Moses (Deuteronomy 34:8) were each for thirty days; while that for Jacob at Atad (Genesis 50:10) and that of the men of Jabesh-Gilead for Saul (1 Samuel 31:13) lasted only for seven days. Both these, however, were under such exceptional circumstances as made them no rule; but in Ecclus. 22:12 we read, "Seven days do men mourn for him that is dead," and the national lamentation for Judith lasted the same time (Judith 16:24). Probably, however, the mourning of a widow for her husband would last a month. 11:14-27 Adulteries often occasion murders, and one wickedness is sought to be covered by another. The beginnings of sin are much to be dreaded; for who knows where they will end? Can a real believer ever tread this path? Can such a person be indeed a child of God? Though grace be not lost in such an awful case, the assurance and consolation of it must be suspended. All David's life, spirituality, and comfort in religion, we may be sure were lost. No man in such a case can have evidence to be satisfied that he is a believer. The higher a man's confidence is, who has sunk in wickedness, the greater his presumption and hypocrisy. Let not any one who resembles David in nothing but his transgressions, bolster up his confidence with this example. Let him follow David in his humiliation, repentance, and his other eminent graces, before he thinks himself only a backslider, and not a hypocrite. Let no opposer of the truth say, These are the fruits of faith! No; they are the effects of corrupt nature. Let us all watch against the beginnings of self-indulgence, and keep at the utmost distance from all evil. But with the Lord there is mercy and plenteous redemption. He will cast out no humble, penitent believer; nor will he suffer Satan to pluck his sheep out of his hand. Yet the Lord will recover his people, in such a way as will mark his abhorrence of their crimes, to hinder all who regard his word from abusing the encouragements of his mercy.
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