13:2 Saul selected for himself three thousand men from Israel. Two thousand of these were with Saul at Micmash and in the hill country of Bethel; 1 the remaining thousand were with Jonathan at Gibeah in the territory of Benjamin. 2 He sent all the rest of the people back home. 3
1 Samuel 13:16Context
13:16 Saul, his son Jonathan, and the army that remained with them stayed in Gibeah in the territory of Benjamin, while the Philistines camped in Micmash. 6
1 Samuel 13:23Context
13:23 A garrison of the Philistines had gone out to the pass at Micmash.
1 Samuel 17:3Context
17:3 The Philistines were standing on one hill, and the Israelites 7 on another hill, with the valley between them.
1 Samuel 29:1Context
1 Samuel 30:9Context
1 Samuel 30:24Context
30:24 Who will listen to you in this matter? The portion of the one who went down into the battle will be the same as the portion of the one who remained with the equipment! Let their portions be the same!”
2 tn Heb “at Gibeah of Benjamin.” The words “in the territory” are supplied in the translation for clarity.
3 tn Heb “each one to his tents.”
5 tn Heb “blew the ram’s horn in.”
6 tn The juxtaposition of disjunctive clauses in v.16 indicates synchronic action.
7 tn Heb “Israel.”
8 tn Heb “camps.”