and defeated the rest of the Amalekite refugees; 1 they live there to this very day.
Then Abdon son of Hillel the Pirathonite died and was buried in Pirathon in the land of Ephraim, in the hill country of the Amalekites.
David retrieved everything the Amalekites had taken; he 1 also rescued his two wives.
He asked me, ‘Who are you?’ I told him, ‘I’m 1 an Amalekite.’
All the Midianites, Amalekites, and the people from the east 1 assembled. They crossed the Jordan River 2 and camped in the Jezreel Valley.
He fought bravely, striking down the Amalekites and delivering Israel from the hand of its enemies. 1
Then Saul struck down the Amalekites all the way from Havilah to 1 Shur, which is next to Egypt.
He captured King Agag of the Amalekites alive, but he executed all Agag’s people 1 with the sword.
Whenever the Israelites planted their crops, 1 the Midianites, Amalekites, and the people from the east would attack them. 2
the Sidonians, Amalek, and Midian 1 when they oppressed you? 2 You cried out for help to me, and I delivered you from their power. 3
Saul said to the Kenites, “Go on and leave! Go down from among the Amalekites! Otherwise I will sweep you away 1 with them! After all, you were kind to all the Israelites when they came up from Egypt.” So the Kenites withdrew from among the Amalekites.
Then they attacked En Mishpat (that is, Kadesh) again, 1 and they conquered all the territory of the Amalekites, as well as the Amorites who were living in Hazazon Tamar.
(Now the Amalekites and the Canaanites were living in the valleys.) 1 Tomorrow, turn and journey into the wilderness by the way of the Red Sea.”
For the Amalekites and the Canaanites are there before you, and you will fall by the sword. Because you have turned away from the Lord, the Lord will not be with you.”
So the Amalekites and the Canaanites who lived in that hill country swooped 1 down and attacked them 2 as far as Hormah. 3
The Lord sent you on a campaign 1 saying, ‘Go and exterminate those sinful Amalekites! Fight against them until you 2 have destroyed them.’
On the third day David and his men came to Ziklag. Now the Amalekites had raided the Negev and Ziklag. They attacked Ziklag and burned it. 1
After the death of Saul, 1 when David had returned from defeating the Amalekites, 2 he stayed at Ziklag 3 for two days.
David said to the young man who told this to him, “Where are you from?” He replied, “I am an Amalekite, the son of a resident foreigner.” 1
Saul said, “They were brought 1 from the Amalekites; the army spared the best of the flocks and cattle to sacrifice to the Lord our God. But everything else we slaughtered.”