New International Version
After he left Hebron, David took more concubines and wives in Jerusalem, and more sons and daughters were born to him.
King James Bible
And David took him more concubines and wives out of Jerusalem, after he was come from Hebron: and there were yet sons and daughters born to David.
Darby Bible Translation
And David took him more concubines and wives out of Jerusalem, after he had come from Hebron; and there were yet sons and daughters born to David.
World English Bible
David took him more concubines and wives out of Jerusalem, after he was come from Hebron; and there were yet sons and daughters born to David.
Young's Literal Translation
And David taketh again concubines and wives out of Jerusalem, after his coming from Hebron, and there are born again to David sons and daughters.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
David took him more concubines - He had, in all conscience, enough before; he had, in the whole, eight wives and ten concubines. That dispensation permitted polygamy, but from the beginning it was not so; and as upon an average there are about fourteen males born to thirteen females, polygamy is unnatural, and could never have entered into the original design of God.
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'Then came all the tribes of Israel to David unto Hebron, and spake, saying, Behold, we are thy bone and thy flesh. 2. Also in time past, when Saul was king over us, thou wast he that leddest out and broughtest in Israel: and the Lord said to thee, Thou shalt feed My people Israel, and thou shalt be a captain over Israel. 3. So all the elders of Israel came to the king to Hebron; and king David made a league with them in Hebron before the Lord: and they anointed David king over Israel. 4. David was …
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He must not take many wives, or his heart will be led astray. He must not accumulate large amounts of silver and gold.
2 Samuel 5:12
Then David knew that the LORD had established him as king over Israel and had exalted his kingdom for the sake of his people Israel.
1 Kings 11:3
He had seven hundred wives of royal birth and three hundred concubines, and his wives led him astray.
1 Chronicles 3:9
All these were the sons of David, besides his sons by his concubines. And Tamar was their sister.
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