1 Kings 11:17
New International Version
But Hadad, still only a boy, fled to Egypt with some Edomite officials who had served his father.

New Living Translation
But Hadad and a few of his father’s royal officials escaped and headed for Egypt. (Hadad was just a boy at the time.)

English Standard Version
But Hadad fled to Egypt, together with certain Edomites of his father’s servants, Hadad still being a little child.

Berean Study Bible
But Hadad, still just a young boy, had fled to Egypt, along with some Edomites who were servants of his father.

King James Bible
That Hadad fled, he and certain Edomites of his father's servants with him, to go into Egypt; Hadad being yet a little child.

New King James Version
that Hadad fled to go to Egypt, he and certain Edomites of his father’s servants with him. Hadad was still a little child.

New American Standard Bible
that Hadad fled to Egypt, he and certain Edomites of his father’s servants with him, while Hadad was a young boy.

NASB 1995
that Hadad fled to Egypt, he and certain Edomites of his father's servants with him, while Hadad was a young boy.

NASB 1977
that Hadad fled to Egypt, he and certain Edomites of his father’s servants with him, while Hadad was a young boy.

Amplified Bible
that Hadad escaped to Egypt, he and some Edomites from his father’s servants with him, while Hadad was [still] a little boy.

Christian Standard Bible
Hadad fled to Egypt, along with some Edomites from his father’s servants. At the time Hadad was a small boy.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Hadad fled to Egypt, along with some Edomites from his father's servants. At the time Hadad was a small boy.

American Standard Version
that Hadad fled, he and certain Edomites of his father's servants with him, to go into Egypt, Hadad being yet a little child.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Hadad and the Edomite men of the Servants of his Father fled to enter Egypt, and Hadad the boy was little.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
that Ader ran away, he and all the Idumaeans of the servants of his father with him; and they went into Egypt; and Ader was then a little child.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Then Adad fled, he and certain Edomites, of his father's servants with him, to go into Egypt: and Adad was then a little boy.

English Revised Version
that Hadad fled, he and certain Edomites of his father's servants with him, to go into Egypt; Hadad being yet a little child.

Good News Translation
except Hadad and some of his father's Edomite servants, who escaped to Egypt. (At that time Hadad was just a child.)

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Hadad was a young boy at the time. He and some of his father's Edomite servants fled to Egypt.

International Standard Version
But Hadad escaped to Egypt in the company of some of his father's Edomite servants, while Hadad was still a little child.

JPS Tanakh 1917
that Hadad fled, he and certain Edomites of his father's servants with him, to go into Egypt; Hadad being yet a little child.

Literal Standard Version
and Hadad flees, he and certain Edomites, of the servants of his father, with him, to go to Egypt, and Hadad [is] a little youth,

NET Bible
Hadad, who was only a small boy at the time, escaped with some of his father's Edomite servants and headed for Egypt.

New Heart English Bible
that Hadad fled, he and certain Edomites of his father's servants with him, to go into Egypt, Hadad being yet a little child.

World English Bible
that Hadad fled, he and certain Edomites of his father's servants with him, to go into Egypt, Hadad being yet a little child.

Young's Literal Translation
and Hadad fleeth, he and certain Edomites, of the servants of his father, with him, to go in to Egypt, and Hadad is a little youth,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Hadad's Return
16Joab 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. 18Hadad and his men set out from Midian and went to Paran. They took men from Paran with them and went to Egypt, to Pharaoh king of Egypt, who gave Hadad a house and land and provided him with food.…

Cross References
1 Kings 11:16
Joab and all Israel had stayed there six months, until he had killed every male in Edom.

1 Kings 11:18
Hadad and his men set out from Midian and went to Paran. They took men from Paran with them and went to Egypt, to Pharaoh king of Egypt, who gave Hadad a house and land and provided him with food.


Treasury of Scripture

That Hadad fled, he and certain Edomites of his father's servants with him, to go into Egypt; Hadad being yet a little child.

Hadad

Exodus 2:1-10
And there went a man of the house of Levi, and took to wife a daughter of Levi…

2 Samuel 4:4
And Jonathan, Saul's son, had a son that was lame of his feet. He was five years old when the tidings came of Saul and Jonathan out of Jezreel, and his nurse took him up, and fled: and it came to pass, as she made haste to flee, that he fell, and became lame. And his name was Mephibosheth.

2 Kings 11:2
But Jehosheba, the daughter of king Joram, sister of Ahaziah, took Joash the son of Ahaziah, and stole him from among the king's sons which were slain; and they hid him, even him and his nurse, in the bedchamber from Athaliah, so that he was not slain.

a little child.









Verse 17. - That Hadad fled [This word excludes the idea that he was carried off in infancy by servants, something like Joash, 2 Kings 11:2], he and certain Edomites of his father's servants with him, to go into Egypt [cf. Matthew 2:13]; Hadad being yet a little child. [The words used of Solomon 1 Kings 3:7.]

Parallel Commentaries ...


Lexicon
But Hadad,
אֲדַ֡ד (’ă·ḏaḏ)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1908: Hadad -- three Edomites

still just
וַאֲנָשִׁ֨ים (wa·’ă·nā·šîm)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 376: A man as an individual, a male person

a young
קָטָֽן׃ (qā·ṭān)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6996: Small, young, unimportant

boy,
נַ֥עַר (na·‘ar)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5288: A boy, lad, youth, retainer

had fled
וַיִּבְרַ֣ח (way·yiḇ·raḥ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1272: To bolt, to flee suddenly

to Egypt,
מִצְרָ֑יִם (miṣ·rā·yim)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4714: Egypt -- a son of Ham, also his descendants and their country in Northwest Africa

along with
אִתּ֖וֹ (’it·tōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 854: Nearness, near, with, by, at, among

some Edomites
אֲדֹמִיִּ֜ים (’ă·ḏō·mî·yîm)
Noun - proper - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 130: Edomite -- a descendant of Edom

who were servants
מֵעַבְדֵ֥י (mê·‘aḇ·ḏê)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 5650: Slave, servant

of his father.
אָבִ֛יו (’ā·ḇîw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1: Father


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