2 Samuel 9:6
Parallel Verses
New International Version
When Mephibosheth son of Jonathan, the son of Saul, came to David, he bowed down to pay him honor. David said, "Mephibosheth!" "At your service," he replied.

King James Bible
Now when Mephibosheth, the son of Jonathan, the son of Saul, was come unto David, he fell on his face, and did reverence. And David said, Mephibosheth. And he answered, Behold thy servant!

Darby Bible Translation
And Mephibosheth, the son of Jonathan, the son of Saul, came to David, and fell on his face and did obeisance. And David said, Mephibosheth. And he said, Behold thy servant!

World English Bible
Mephibosheth, the son of Jonathan, the son of Saul, came to David, and fell on his face, and did obeisance. David said, "Mephibosheth." He answered, "Behold, your servant!"

Young's Literal Translation
and Mephibosheth son of Jonathan, son of Saul, cometh unto David, and falleth on his face, and doth obeisance, and David saith, 'Mephibosheth;' and he saith, 'Lo, thy servant.'

2 Samuel 9:6 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Lo-debar - Supposed to have been situated beyond Jordan; but there is nothing certain known concerning it.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Mephibosheth

1 Chronicles 8:34 And the son of Jonathan was Meribbaal; and Meribbaal begat Micah.

1 Chronicles 9:40 And the son of Jonathan was Meribbaal: and Meribbaal begat Micah.

called Meribbaal
he fell

Genesis 18:2 And he lift up his eyes and looked, and, see, three men stood by him: and when he saw them, he ran to meet them from the tent door...

Genesis 33:3 And he passed over before them, and bowed himself to the ground seven times, until he came near to his brother.

1 Samuel 20:41 And as soon as the lad was gone, David arose out of a place toward the south, and fell on his face to the ground...

1 Samuel 25:23 And when Abigail saw David, she hurried, and lighted off the donkey, and fell before David on her face, and bowed herself to the ground,

Library
David and Jonathan's Son
'And David said, is there yet any that is left of the house of Saul, that I may shew him kindness for Jonathan's sake? 2. And there was of the house of Saul a servant whose name was Ziba. And when they had called him unto David, the king said unto him, Art thou Ziba? And he said, Thy servant is he. 3. And the king said, Is there not yet any of the house of Saul, that I may shew the kindness of God unto him? And Ziba said unto the king, Jonathan hath yet a son, which is lame on his feet. 4. And the
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Cross References
1 Samuel 25:23
When Abigail saw David, she quickly got off her donkey and bowed down before David with her face to the ground.

2 Samuel 4:4
(Jonathan son of Saul had a son who was lame in both feet. He was five years old when the news about Saul and Jonathan came from Jezreel. His nurse picked him up and fled, but as she hurried to leave, he fell and became disabled. His name was Mephibosheth.)

2 Samuel 9:5
So King David had him brought from Lo Debar, from the house of Makir son of Ammiel.

2 Samuel 16:4
Then the king said to Ziba, "All that belonged to Mephibosheth is now yours." "I humbly bow," Ziba said. "May I find favor in your eyes, my lord the king."

2 Samuel 19:24
Mephibosheth, Saul's grandson, also went down to meet the king. He had not taken care of his feet or trimmed his mustache or washed his clothes from the day the king left until the day he returned safely.

Jump to Previous
Bowed David Face Falleth Falling Fell Honor Honour Jonathan Mephibosheth Mephib'osheth Obeisance Pay Prostrated Reverence Saul Servant
Jump to Next
Bowed David Face Falleth Falling Fell Honor Honour Jonathan Mephibosheth Mephib'osheth Obeisance Pay Prostrated Reverence Saul Servant
Links
2 Samuel 9:6 NIV
2 Samuel 9:6 NLT
2 Samuel 9:6 ESV
2 Samuel 9:6 NASB
2 Samuel 9:6 KJV

2 Samuel 9:6 Bible Apps
2 Samuel 9:6 Biblia Paralela
2 Samuel 9:6 Chinese Bible
2 Samuel 9:6 French Bible
2 Samuel 9:6 German Bible

2 Samuel 9:6 Commentaries

THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.

Bible Hub
2 Samuel 9:5
Top of Page
Top of Page