2 Kings 10:4

NET ©

They were absolutely terrified and said, “Look, two kings could not stop him! How can we?”

NIV ©

But they were terrified and said, "If two kings could not resist him, how can we?"

NASB ©

But they feared greatly and said, "Behold, the two kings did not stand before him; how then can we stand?"

NLT ©

But they were paralyzed with fear and said, "Two kings couldn’t stand against this man! What can we do?"

MSG ©

They were absolutely terrified at the letter. They said, "Two kings have already been wiped out by him; what hope do we have?"

BBE ©

But they were full of fear, and said, The two kings have gone down before him: how may we keep our place?

NRSV ©

But they were utterly terrified and said, "Look, two kings could not withstand him; how then can we stand?"

NKJV ©

But they were exceedingly afraid, and said, "Look, two kings could not stand up to him; how then can we stand?"

KJV
But they were exceedingly
<03966> <03966>
afraid
<03372> (8799)_,
and said
<0559> (8799)_,
Behold, two
<08147>
kings
<04428>
stood
<05975> (8804)
not before
<06440>
him: how then shall we stand
<05975> (8799)_?
HEBREW
wnxna
<0587>
dmen
<05975>
Kyaw
<0349>
wynpl
<06440>
wdme
<05975>
al
<03808>
Myklmh
<04428>
yns
<08147>
hnh
<02009>
wrmayw
<0559>
dam
<03966>
dam
<03966>
waryw (10:4)
<03372>
LXXM
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
efobhyhsan
<5399>  
V-API-3P
sfodra
<4970>  
ADV
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
eipon
 
V-AAI-3P
idou
<2400>  
INJ
oi
<3588>  
T-NPM
duo
<1417>  
N-NUI
basileiv
<935>  
N-NPM
ouk
<3364>  
ADV
esthsan
<2476>  
V-AAI-3P
kata
<2596>  
PREP
proswpon
<4383>  
N-ASN
autou
<846>  
D-GSM
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
pwv
<4459>  
ADV
sthsomeya
<2476>  
V-FMI-1P
hmeiv
<1473>  
P-NP
NET © [draft] ITL
They were absolutely
<03966>

<03372>
terrified
<03966>
and said
<0559>
, “Look
<02009>
, two
<08147>
kings
<04428>
could not
<03808>
stop
<05975>
him! How
<0349>
can
<05975>
we
<0587>
?”
NET © Notes

tn Heb “they were very, very afraid.” The term מְאֹד (meod) “very,” is repeated for emphasis.

tn Heb “did not stand before him.”

tn Heb “How can we stand?”