New International Version
But David's men had killed three hundred and sixty Benjamites who were with Abner.
King James Bible
But the servants of David had smitten of Benjamin, and of Abner's men, so that three hundred and threescore men died.
Darby Bible Translation
And the servants of David had smitten of Benjamin, and of Abner's men, three hundred and sixty men, who had died.
World English Bible
But the servants of David had struck of Benjamin, and of Abner's men, [so that] three hundred sixty men died.
Young's Literal Translation
and the servants of David have smitten of Benjamin, even among the men of Abner, three hundred and sixty men -- they died.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They came to Mahanaim - So they returned to the place whence they set out. See 2 Samuel 2:12. This was the commencement of the civil wars between Israel and Judah, and properly the commencement of the division of the two kingdoms, through which both nations were deluged with blood.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
three hundred. The slain of Israel, though greatly exceeding those of Judah, were not great. This might be owing to the directions given by David, to be as lenient as possible; but the death of Asahel seems to have stopped the pursuers, and greatly favoured the escape of the vanquished.
LibraryThe Bright Dawn of a Reign
'And it came to pass after this, that David enquired of the Lord, saying, Shall I go up into any of the cities of Judah? And the Lord said unto him, Go up. And David said, Whither shall I go up? And He said, Unto Hebron. 2. So David went up thither, and his two wives also, Ahinoam the Jezreelitess, and Abigail, Nabal's wife, the Carmelite. 3. And his men that were with him did David bring up, every man with his household: and they dwelt in the cities of Hebron. 4. And the men of Judah came, and there …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The First Chaldaean Empire and the Hyksos in Egypt
2 Samuel 2:30
Then Joab stopped pursuing Abner and assembled the whole army. Besides Asahel, nineteen of David's men were found missing.
2 Samuel 2:32
They took Asahel and buried him in his father's tomb at Bethlehem. Then Joab and his men marched all night and arrived at Hebron by daybreak.
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