1:6 The young man who was telling him this 1 said, “I just happened to be on Mount Gilboa and came across Saul leaning on his spear for support. The chariots and leaders of the horsemen were in hot pursuit of him.
2 Samuel 1:13Context
2 Samuel 1:15Context
1:15 Then David called one of the soldiers 3 and said, “Come here and strike him down!” So he struck him down, and he died.
1 tc The Syriac Peshitta and one
2 tn The Hebrew word used here refers to a foreigner whose social standing was something less than that of native residents of the land, but something more than that of a nonresident alien who was merely passing through.
3 tn Heb “young men.”