New American Standard Bible
Now all his servants passed on beside him, all the Cherethites, all the Pelethites and all the Gittites, six hundred men who had come with him from Gath, passed on before the king.
King James Bible
And all his servants passed on beside him; and all the Cherethites, and all the Pelethites, and all the Gittites, six hundred men which came after him from Gath, passed on before the king.
Darby Bible Translation
And all his servants passed on beside him; and all the Cherethites, and all the Pelethites, and all the Gittites, six hundred men that came after him from Gath, passed over before the king.
World English Bible
All his servants passed on beside him; and all the Cherethites, and all the Pelethites, and all the Gittites, six hundred men who came after him from Gath, passed on before the king.
Young's Literal Translation
And all his servants are passing on at his side, and all the Cherethite, and all the Pelethite, and all the Gittites, six hundred men who came at his feet from Gath, are passing on at the front of the king.
2 Samuel 15:18 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Passed on - Rather, "crossed" the Brook Kidron, as in 2 Samuel 15:22-23.
Gittites - During David's residence in the country of the Philistines he attached such a band to himself; and after the settlement of his kingdom, and the subjugation of the Philistines, the band received recruits from Gath, perhaps with the king of Gath's consent. They were now under the command of Ittai the Gittite, a foreigner 2 Samuel 15:19, and "his brethren" 2 Samuel 15:20. The number 600 probably indicates that this band or regiment of Gittites had its origin in David's band of 600 1 Samuel 23:13; 1 Samuel 27:2. They were at first, it is likely, all Israelites, then Gittites mixed with Israelites, and at last all Gittites.
LibraryPardoned Sin Punished
'And It came to pass after this, that Absalom prepared him chariots and horses, and fifty men to run before him. 2. And Absalom rose up early, and stood beside the way of the gate: and it was so, that when any man that had a controversy came to the king for judgment, then Absalom called unto him, and said, Of what city art thou? And he said, Thy servant is of one of the tribes of Israel. 3. And Absalom said unto him. See, thy matters are good and right; but there is no man deputed of the king to …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Will of God
1 Samuel 23:13
Then David and his men, about six hundred, arose and departed from Keilah, and they went wherever they could go. When it was told Saul that David had escaped from Keilah, he gave up the pursuit.
1 Samuel 25:13
David said to his men, "Each of you gird on his sword." So each man girded on his sword. And David also girded on his sword, and about four hundred men went up behind David while two hundred stayed with the baggage.
1 Samuel 30:1
Then it happened when David and his men came to Ziklag on the third day, that the Amalekites had made a raid on the Negev and on Ziklag, and had overthrown Ziklag and burned it with fire;
1 Samuel 30:9
So David went, he and the six hundred men who were with him, and came to the brook Besor, where those left behind remained.
2 Samuel 8:18
Benaiah the son of Jehoiada was over the Cherethites and the Pelethites; and David's sons were chief ministers.
2 Samuel 15:17
The king went out and all the people with him, and they stopped at the last house.
Jump to PreviousCherethite Cherethites Cher'ethites Feet Followed Gath Gittites Hundred Ittai Kerethites Marched Passed Passing Past Pelethite Pelethites Pel'ethites Servants Side Six
Jump to NextCherethite Cherethites Cher'ethites Feet Followed Gath Gittites Hundred Ittai Kerethites Marched Passed Passing Past Pelethite Pelethites Pel'ethites Servants Side Six
Links2 Samuel 15:18 NIV
2 Samuel 15:18 NLT
2 Samuel 15:18 ESV
2 Samuel 15:18 NASB
2 Samuel 15:18 KJV
2 Samuel 15:18 Bible Apps
2 Samuel 15:18 Biblia Paralela
2 Samuel 15:18 Chinese Bible
2 Samuel 15:18 French Bible
2 Samuel 15:18 German Bible
2 Samuel 15:18 Commentaries