New International Version
The Israelites and Absalom camped in the land of Gilead.
King James Bible
So Israel and Absalom pitched in the land of Gilead.
Darby Bible Translation
And Israel and Absalom encamped in the land of Gilead.
World English Bible
Israel and Absalom encamped in the land of Gilead.
Young's Literal Translation
and Israel encampeth with Absalom in the land of Gilead.
2 Samuel 17:26 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Amasa captain of the host - From the account in this verse, it appears that Joab and Amasa were sisters' children, and both nephews to David.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
land of the Gilead
Library"The King Kissed Barzillai. " 2 Sam. xix. 39
And no wonder, for David could appreciate a real man when he saw him, and so does David's Lord. I.--LOYALTY IS PRECIOUS TO THE KING OF KINGS. In the days when the son of Jesse had but few friends, it was a precious thing to be treated in the style Barzillai and his neighbours entertained him (see 2 Sam. xvii. 27-29). They were rich farmers, and had land which brought forth with abundance, so were able to act with princely hospitality to the fugitive monarch. But plenty may live with avarice, and …
Thomas Champness—Broken Bread
2 Samuel 17:25
Absalom had appointed Amasa over the army in place of Joab. Amasa was the son of Jether, an Ishmaelite who had married Abigail, the daughter of Nahash and sister of Zeruiah the mother of Joab.
2 Samuel 17:27
When David came to Mahanaim, Shobi son of Nahash from Rabbah of the Ammonites, and Makir son of Ammiel from Lo Debar, and Barzillai the Gileadite from Rogelim
2 Samuel 18:6
David's army marched out of the city to fight Israel, and the battle took place in the forest of Ephraim.
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