New American Standard Bible
(for Joab and all Israel stayed there six months, until he had cut off 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:)
Darby Bible Translation
(for Joab abode there six months with all Israel, until he had cut off 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 --
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Every male in Edom - i. e., every male whom he could find. As did Hadad and his company 1 Kings 11:17, so others would escape in various directions. The Edomite nation was not destroyed on the occasion.
LibraryWhat Happened to Solomon
In his early manhood Solomon was noted for his deep piety and his fervent love of righteousness. When he became king, he found a great work ready for his hand, and he set about the task with a glad heart. To build a temple to Jehovah was his delight, and he threw into it his whole strength. His prayer at the dedication of the temple shows a deeply reverent and submissive spirit. As the years went by he increased in riches and honor. His name became a synonym for wisdom. Many nations paid him tribute. …
Charles Wesley Naylor—Heart Talks
The Situation of the Jews During this Period.
The Book of the Law
The Instrumentality of the Wicked Employed by God, While He Continues Free from Every Taint.
So they made war against Midian, just as the LORD had commanded Moses, and they killed every male.
1 Kings 11:15
For it came about, when David was in Edom, and Joab the commander of the army had gone up to bury the slain, and had struck down every male in Edom
1 Kings 11:17
that Hadad fled to Egypt, he and certain Edomites of his father's servants with him, while Hadad was a young boy.
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