King James Version
But when he defied Israel, Jonathan the son of Shimea David's brother slew him.
Darby Bible Translation
And he defied Israel; but Jonathan the son of Shimea David's brother smote him.
World English Bible
When he defied Israel, Jonathan the son of Shimea David's brother killed him.
Young's Literal Translation
And he reproacheth Israel, and smite him doth Jonathan son of Shimea, brother of David.
1 Chronicles 20:7 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
defied: or, reproached
Shimea: also called Shammah
But when he defied Israel, Jonathan the son of Shimea David's brother slew him.1 Chronicles 20:7 Parallel Commentaries
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
1 Chronicles 20:6
And yet again there was war at Gath, where was a man of great stature, whose fingers and toes were four and twenty, six on each hand, and six on each foot: and he also was the son of the giant.
1 Chronicles 20:8
These were born unto the giant in Gath; and they fell by the hand of David, and by the hand of his servants.
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