Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary

2 Samuel 2:11

The time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.
New American Standard Version

Bible Study Resources

Concordances:
Nave's Topical Bible - Abner;   David;   Hebron;   Israel;   Judah;   Mahanaim;   Scofield Reference Index - Kingdom;   Torrey's Topical Textbook - Judah, the Tribe of;  
Dictionaries:
American Tract Society Bible Dictionary - Ishbosheth;   Bridgeway Bible Dictionary - Palestine;   Baker Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology - Jews, Judaism;   Easton Bible Dictionary - Hebron;   Fausset Bible Dictionary - Ishbosheth;   Judah;   Holman Bible Dictionary - Samuel, Books of;   Time, Meaning of;   Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Abner;   Morrish Bible Dictionary - Hebron ;   Ishbosheth ;   The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary - Joab;   Mount hebron;   People's Dictionary of the Bible - Hebron;   Ish-bosheth;  
Encyclopedias:
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia - Samuel, Books of;   The Jewish Encyclopedia - Abner;   Hebron;  

John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible

And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah,.... And over them only:

was seven years and six months; to which being added thirty three years he reigned over all Israel in Jerusalem, made forty years and six months; and which, for the roundness of the number, is usually called forty years. See 2 Samuel 5:4.

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Gill, John. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 2:11". "The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire Bible". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/geb/2-samuel-2.html. 1999.

Geneva Study Bible

And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six g months.

(g) After this he reigned over all the country 33 years, (2 Samuel 5:5).
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Beza, Theodore. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 2:11". "The 1599 Geneva Study Bible". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/gsb/2-samuel-2.html. 1599-1645.

John Trapp Complete Commentary

2 Samuel 2:11 And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.

Ver. 11. Seven years and six months.] So long the Lord kept him off the full sovereignty, for the further trial and exercise of his faith and patience. Look we for the like, and bear up.

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Trapp, John. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 2:11". John Trapp Complete Commentary. https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jtc/2-samuel-2.html. 1865-1868.

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged

And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.

No JFB commentary on this verse.

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Jamieson, Robert, D.D.; Fausset, A. R.; Brown, David. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 2:11". "Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jfu/2-samuel-2.html. 1871-8.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of Judah was seven years and six months.
time
Heb. number of days.
5:4,5; 1 Kings 2:11; 1 Chronicles 3:4; 29:27
Reciprocal: Genesis 23:2 - Kirjatharba;  Genesis 35:27 - Mamre;  Numbers 13:22 - Hebron;  Joshua 10:3 - Hebron;  2 Samuel 2:1 - Hebron;  2 Samuel 2:4 - the men of Judah;  2 Samuel 15:10 - Hebron;  2 Chronicles 11:10 - Hebron

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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 2:11". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/2-samuel-2.html.