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2 Samuel 23:8

David’s Mighty Warriors

23:8–39pp—1Ch 11:10–41

These are the names of David’s mighty warriors:z

Josheb-Basshebeth,a a a Tahkemonite,b was chief of the Three; he raised his spear against eight hundred men, whom he killedc in one encounter.

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2 Samuel 23:8 — English Standard Version (ESV)

These are the names of the mighty men whom David had: Josheb-basshebeth a Tahchemonite; he was chief of the three. He wielded his spear against eight hundred whom he killed at one time.

2 Samuel 23:8 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

These be the names of the mighty men whom David had: The Tachmonite that sat in the seat, chief among the captains; the same was Adino the Eznite: he lift up his spear against eight hundred, whom he slew at one time.

2 Samuel 23:8 — New Living Translation (NLT)

These are the names of David’s mightiest warriors. The first was Jashobeam the Hacmonite, who was leader of the Three—the three mightiest warriors among David’s men. He once used his spear to kill 800 enemy warriors in a single battle.

2 Samuel 23:8 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

These are the names of the mighty men whom David had: Josheb-Basshebeth the Tachmonite, chief among the captains. He was called Adino the Eznite, because he had killed eight hundred men at one time.

2 Samuel 23:8 — New Century Version (NCV)

These are the names of David’s warriors:

Josheb-Basshebeth, the Tahkemonite, was head of the Three. He killed eight hundred men at one time.

2 Samuel 23:8 — American Standard Version (ASV)

These are the names of the mighty men whom David had: Josheb-basshebeth a Tahchemonite, chief of the captains; the same was Adino the Eznite, against eight hundred slain at one time.

2 Samuel 23:8 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

These are the names of the mighty men whom David had: Joseb-Bassebeth, Tachkemonite the chief of the captains: he was Adino the Eznite; he fought against eight hundred, slain by him at one time.

2 Samuel 23:8 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

These are the names of David’s fighting men: Josheb Basshebeth from Tahkemon’s family was leader of the three. He used a spearto kill 800 men on one occasion. 

2 Samuel 23:8 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

These are the names of David’s warriors:

Josheb-basshebeth the Tahchemonite was chief of the officers. He wielded his spear against 800 men that he killed at one time.

2 Samuel 23:8 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

These are the names of the warriors whom David had: Josheb-basshebeth a Tahchemonite; he was chief of the Three; he wielded his spear against eight hundred whom he killed at one time.

2 Samuel 23:8 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

These are the names of the mighty warriors who were David’s: Josheb-Basshebeth a Tahkemonite was chief of three officers; first Adino, whose spear was against eight hundred slain on one occurrence.

2 Samuel 23:8 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

Here are the names of David’s mighty men.

Josheb-Basshebeth was chief of the Three. He was a Tahkemonite. He used his spear against 800 men. He killed all of them at one time.

2 Samuel 23:8 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

These are the names of the mighty men whom David had: Josheb-basshebeth a Tahchemonite, chief of the captains, he was called Adino the Eznite, because of eight hundred slain by him at one time;


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