2 Samuel 8:3
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©HebrewStrong'sOrigin
Then Davidדָּוִ֔ד
1732: perhaps "beloved one," a son of Jessefrom the same as dod
5221: to smitea prim. root
1909: "Hadad is help(er)," an Aramean (Syrian) kingfrom Hadad and ezer
the sonבֶּן־
1121: sona prim. root
of Rehobרְחֹ֖ב
7340: places in Aram (Syria) and Pal., also an Aramean (Syrian) and an Isr.from rachab
4428: kingfrom an unused word
of Zobah,צֹובָ֑ה
6678: an Aramean (Syrian) kingdomof uncertain derivation
as he wentבְּלֶכְתֹּ֕ו
1980: to go, come, walka prim. root
to restoreלְהָשִׁ֥יב
7725: to turn back, returna prim. root
his ruleיָדֹ֖ו
3027: handa prim. root
at the River.בִּֽנְהַר־
5104: a stream, riverfrom nahar

KJV Lexicon
David  (daw-veed')
loving; David, the youngest son of Jesse -- David.
nakah  (naw-kaw')
to strike (lightly or severely, literally or figuratively)
also Hadadezer
Hadad`ezer  (had-ad-eh'-zer)
Hadad (is his) help; Hadadezer, a Syrian king -- Hadadezer.
the son
ben  (bane)
a son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc.
of Rehob
Rchob  (rekh-obe')
Rechob, the name of a place in Syria, also of a Syrian and an Israelite -- Rehob.
melek  (meh'-lek)
a king -- king, royal.
of Zobah
Tsowba'  (tso-baw')
a station; Zoba or Zobah, a region of Syria -- Zoba, Zobah.
as he went
yalak  (yaw-lak')
to walk; causatively, to carry (in various senses)
to recover
shuwb  (shoob)
to turn back (hence, away) transitively or intransitively, literally or figuratively
his border
yad  (yawd)
a hand (the open one (indicating power, means, direction, etc.),
at the river
nahar  (naw-hawr')
a stream (including the sea; expec. the Nile, Euphrates, etc.); figuratively, prosperity -- flood, river.
Prath  (per-awth')
rushing; Perath (i.e. Euphrates), a river of the East -- Euphrates.
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then David defeated Hadadezer, the son of Rehob king of Zobah, as he went to restore his rule at the River.

King James Bible
David smote also Hadadezer, the son of Rehob, king of Zobah, as he went to recover his border at the river Euphrates.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
David also defeated Hadadezer son of Rehob, king of Zobah, who went to restore his control at the Euphrates River.

International Standard Version
David also attacked King Hadadezer, Rehob's son from Zobah, when he was attempting to restore his hegemony over the Euphrates River.

NET Bible
David defeated King Hadadezer son of Rehob of Zobah when he came to reestablish his authority over the Euphrates River.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
When David went to restore his control [over the territory] along the Euphrates River, he defeated Zobah's King Hadadezer, son of Rehob.

King James 2000 Bible
David struck also Hadadezer, the son of Rehob, king of Zobah, as he went to recover his territory at the river Euphrates.
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