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2 Samuel 1:10

So I stood upon him, and slew him, because I was sure that he could not live after that he was fallen: and I took the crown that was upon his head, and the bracelet that was on his arm, and have brought them here unto my lord.
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
I killed him. This story of the young Amalecite was not true, as may easily be proved by comparing it with the last chapter of the foregoing book. (Challoner) Fall. This he says, apprehending that David would perhaps disapprove of what he had done. Diadem, or rib band, which was tied round his head, as a badge of his dignity. Hebrew, "the crown. "But it was not of metal, though such were already common, Exodus xxviii. 36., and 1 Paralipomenon xx. 2. Some pretend that Doeg gave these insignia to this son, that he might ingratiate himself with the future king. But they were upon Saul, so that the enemy could easily distinguish him. Bracelet. The Hebrews took a great many from the Madianites, Numbers xxxi. 50. Such presents were made by the Romans to soldiers who had performed some feats of valour. (Pliny, xxxiii. 2.) (Livy i. 10.) ...

Richard Challoner

AD 1781
I killed him: This story of the young Amalecite was not true, as may easily be proved by comparing it with the last chapter of the foregoing book.

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation. - 2 Peter 1:20

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