2 Samuel 1:17
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New International Version
David took up this lament concerning Saul and his son Jonathan,

King James Bible
And David lamented with this lamentation over Saul and over Jonathan his son:

Darby Bible Translation
And David lamented with this lamentation over Saul and over Jonathan his son;

World English Bible
David lamented with this lamentation over Saul and over Jonathan his son

Young's Literal Translation
And David lamenteth with this lamentation over Saul, and over Jonathan his son;

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

David lamented - See this lamentation, and the notes on it at the end of this chapter, 2 Samuel 1:21 (note).

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


2 Samuel 1:19 The beauty of Israel is slain on your high places: how are the mighty fallen!

Genesis 50:11 And when the inhabitants of the land, the Canaanites, saw the mourning in the floor of Atad, they said...

2 Chronicles 35:25 And Jeremiah lamented for Josiah: and all the singing men and the singing women spoke of Josiah in their lamentations to this day...

Jeremiah 9:17-21 Thus said the LORD of hosts, Consider you, and call for the mourning women, that they may come; and send for cunning women...

The History of the Psalter
[Sidenote: Nature of the Psalter] Corresponding to the book of Proverbs, itself a select library containing Israel's best gnomic literature, is the Psalter, the compendium of the nation's lyrical songs and hymns and prayers. It is the record of the soul experiences of the race. Its language is that of the heart, and its thoughts of common interest to worshipful humanity. It reflects almost every phase of religious feeling: penitence, doubt, remorse, confession, fear, faith, hope, adoration, and
Charles Foster Kent—The Origin & Permanent Value of the Old Testament

Cross References
2 Samuel 3:33
The king sang this lament for Abner: "Should Abner have died as the lawless die?

2 Chronicles 35:25
Jeremiah composed laments for Josiah, and to this day all the male and female singers commemorate Josiah in the laments. These became a tradition in Israel and are written in the Laments.

Ezekiel 32:16
"This is the lament they will chant for her. The daughters of the nations will chant it; for Egypt and all her hordes they will chant it, declares the Sovereign LORD."

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