6:2 David and all the men who were with him traveled 1 to 2 Baalah 3 in Judah to bring up from there the ark of God which is called by the name 4 of the Lord of hosts, who sits enthroned between the cherubim that are on it.
2 Samuel 6:17Context
6:17 They brought the ark of the Lord and put it in its place 5 in the middle of the tent that David had pitched for it. Then David offered burnt sacrifices and peace offerings before the Lord.
1 tn Heb “arose and went.”
2 tn Heb “from,” but the following context indicates they traveled to this location.
4 tc The MT has here a double reference to the name (שֵׁם שֵׁם, shem shem). Many medieval Hebrew
5 tc The Syriac Peshitta lacks “in its place.”