2 Samuel 1:19
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New American Standard Bible
"Your beauty, O Israel, is slain on your high places! How have the mighty fallen!

King James Bible
The beauty of Israel is slain upon thy high places: how are the mighty fallen!

Darby Bible Translation
The beauty of Israel is slain upon thy high places: how are the mighty fallen!

World English Bible
"Your glory, Israel, is slain on your high places! How the mighty have fallen!

Young's Literal Translation
The Roebuck, O Israel, On thy high places is wounded; How have the mighty fallen!

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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

The beauty ... - i. e. Saul and Jonathan who were the chief ornament and pride of Israel, and slain upon "high places" 2 Samuel 1:25, namely, on Mount Gilboa.

2 Samuel 1:19 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Samuel
Alike from the literary and the historical point of view, the book[1] of Samuel stands midway between the book of Judges and the book of Kings. As we have already seen, the Deuteronomic book of Judges in all probability ran into Samuel and ended in ch. xii.; while the story of David, begun in Samuel, embraces the first two chapters of the first book of Kings. The book of Samuel is not very happily named, as much of it is devoted to Saul and the greater part to David; yet it is not altogether inappropriate,
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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