Each day men came to help David until his army became very large. 1
Day after day men came to help David, until he had a great army, like the army of God.
For day by day men came to David to help him, until there was a great army like the army of God.
Day after day more men joined David until he had a great army, like the army of God.
Hardly a day went by without men showing up to help--it wasn't long before his band seemed as large as God's own army!
And from day to day more supporters came to David, till he had a great army like the army of God.
Indeed from day to day people kept coming to David to help him, until there was a great army, like an army of God.
For at that time they came to David day by day to help him, until it was a great army, like the army of God.
For at [that] time
him, until [it was] a great
like the host
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became very large.
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1 tn Heb “for at the time of day in a day they were coming to David to help him until [there was] a great camp like the camp of God.” The term אֱלֹהִים (’elohim, “God”) is probably used idiomatically here to indicate the superlative.