9:5 When he arrived, the officers of the army were sitting there. 1 So he said, “I have a message for you, O officer.” 2 Jehu asked, “For which one of us?” 3 He replied, “For you, O officer.” 9:6 So Jehu 4 got up and went inside. Then the prophet 5 poured the olive oil on his head and said to him, “This is what the Lord God of Israel says, ‘I have designated you as king over the Lord’s people Israel.
1 tn Heb “and he arrived and look, the officers of the army were sitting.”
2 tn Heb “[there is] a word for me to you, O officer.”
3 tn Heb “To whom from all of us?”
4 tn Heb “he”; the referent (Jehu) has been specified in the translation for clarity.
5 tn Heb “he”; the referent (the prophet) has been specified in the translation for clarity.