11 (A)The [a]time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.

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12 Now Abner the son of Ner, went out from Mahanaim to (B)Gibeon with the servants of Ish-bosheth the son of Saul. 13 And (C)Joab the son of Zeruiah and the servants of David went out and met [b]them by the pool of Gibeon; and they sat down, [c]one on the one side of the pool and [d]the other on the other side of the pool.

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  1. 2 Samuel 2:11 Lit number of days
  2. 2 Samuel 2:13 Lit them together
  3. 2 Samuel 2:13 Lit these
  4. 2 Samuel 2:13 Lit these