1 Kings 11:16
New International Version
Joab and all the Israelites stayed there for six months, until they had destroyed all the men in Edom.

New Living Translation
Joab and the army of Israel had stayed there for six months, killing them.

English Standard Version
(for Joab and all Israel remained there six months, until he had cut off every male in Edom).

Berean Study Bible
Joab and all Israel had stayed there six months, until he had killed every male in Edom.

King James Bible
(For six months did Joab remain there with all Israel, until he had cut off every male in Edom:)

New King James Version
(because for six months Joab remained there with all Israel, until he had cut down every male in Edom),

New American Standard Bible
(for Joab and all Israel stayed there for six months, until he had eliminated every male in Edom),

NASB 1995
(for Joab and all Israel stayed there six months, until he had cut off every male in Edom),

NASB 1977
(for Joab and all Israel stayed there six months, until he had cut off every male in Edom),

Amplified Bible
(for Joab and all [the army of] Israel stayed there six months, until he had killed every male in Edom),

Christian Standard Bible
For Joab and all Israel had remained there six months, until he had killed every male in Edom.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For Joab and all Israel had remained there six months, until he had killed every male in Edom.

American Standard Version
(for Joab and all Israel remained there six months, until he had cut off every male in Edom);

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Because Yuab dwelt there six months and all Israel with him until he killed every male in Edom

Brenton Septuagint Translation
(for Joab and all Israel abode there six months in Idumaea, until he utterly destroyed every male in Idumaea;)

Douay-Rheims Bible
(For Joab remained there six months with all Israel, till he had slain every male in Edom,)

English Revised Version
(for Joab and all Israel remained there six months, until he had cut off every male in Edom;)

GOD'S WORD® Translation
(Joab and all Israel stayed there six months until they had destroyed every male in Edom.)

International Standard Version
Joab had his entire army of Israel stay there for six months until he had eliminated every male in Edom.

JPS Tanakh 1917
for Joab and all Israel remained there six months, until he had cut off every male in Edom--

Literal Standard Version
for six months Joab abided there, and all Israel, until the cutting off of every male in Edom—

NET Bible
For six months Joab and the entire Israelite army stayed there until they had exterminated every male in Edom.

New Heart English Bible
(for Joab and all Israel remained there six months, until he had killed every male in Edom);

World English Bible
(for Joab and all Israel remained there six months, until he had cut off every male in Edom);

Young's Literal Translation
for six months did Joab abide there, and all Israel, till the cutting off of every male in Edom --

Additional Translations ...
Context
Hadad's Return
15Earlier, when David was in Edom, Joab the commander of the army had gone to bury the dead and had struck down every male in Edom. 16 Joab and all Israel had stayed there six months, until he had killed every male in Edom. 17But Hadad, still just a young boy, had fled to Egypt, along with some Edomites who were servants of his father.…

Cross References
Numbers 31:7
Then they waged war against Midian, as the LORD had commanded Moses, and they killed every male.

1 Kings 11:15
Earlier, when David was in Edom, Joab the commander of the army had gone to bury the dead and had struck down every male in Edom.

1 Kings 11:17
But Hadad, still just a young boy, had fled to Egypt, along with some Edomites who were servants of his father.


Treasury of Scripture

(For six months did Joab remain there with all Israel, until he had cut off every male in Edom:)









Verse 16. - For six months did Joab remain there with all Israel [i.e., the entire army, as in 1 Kings 16:16, 17], until he had cut off every male in Edom.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
For
כִּ֣י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

Joab
יוֹאָ֖ב (yō·w·’āḇ)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3097: Joab -- 'the LORD is father', three Israelites

and all
וְכָל־ (wə·ḵāl)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

Israel
יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל (yiś·rā·’êl)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3478: Israel -- 'God strives', another name of Jacob and his desc

had stayed
יָֽשַׁב־ (yā·šaḇ-)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3427: To sit down, to dwell, to remain, to settle, to marry

there
שָׁ֥ם (šām)
Adverb
Strong's 8033: There, then, thither

six
שֵׁ֧שֶׁת (šê·šeṯ)
Number - masculine singular construct
Strong's 8337: Six (a cardinal number)

months,
חֳדָשִׁ֛ים (ḥo·ḏā·šîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 2320: The new moon, a month

until
עַד־ (‘aḏ-)
Preposition
Strong's 5704: As far as, even to, up to, until, while

he had killed
הִכְרִ֥ית (hiḵ·rîṯ)
Verb - Hifil - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3772: To cut, to destroy, consume, to covenant

every
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

male
זָכָ֖ר (zā·ḵār)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 2145: Remembered, a male

in Edom.
בֶּאֱדֽוֹם׃ (be·’ĕ·ḏō·wm)
Preposition-b | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 123: The name of a condiment


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