2 Chronicles 11:22

Rehoboam appointed Abijah the son of Maacah to be chief, [even] the prince among his brothers; for [he was minded] to make him king.

Alternate Versions of 2 Chronicles 11-22

A Conservative Version: 2 Chronicles 11:22
And Rehoboam appointed Abijah the son of Maacah to be chief, the ruler among his brothers. For he intended to make him king.

American Standard Version: 2 Chronicles 11:22
And Rehoboam appointed Abijah the son of Maacah to be chief, `even' the prince among his brethren; for `he was minded' to make him king.

Bible in Basic English: 2 Chronicles 11:22
Rehoboam made Abijah, the son of Maacah, chief and ruler among his brothers, for it was his purpose to make him king.

Darby English Bible: 2 Chronicles 11:22
And Rehoboam established Abijah the son of Maachah at the head, to be ruler among his brethren; for [he thought] to make him king.

King James Version: 2 Chronicles 11:22
And Rehoboam made Abijah the son of Maachah the chief, to be ruler among his brethren: for he thought to make him king.

King James Version (UK): 2 Chronicles 11:22
And Rehoboam made Abijah the son of Maachah the chief, to be ruler among his brethren for he thought to make him king.

Webster's: 2 Chronicles 11:22
And Rehoboam made Abijah the son of Maachah the chief, to be ruler among his brethren: for he thought to make him king.

Youngs Literal Translation: 2 Chronicles 11:22
And Rehoboam appointeth for head Abijah son of Maachah, for leader among his brethren, for to cause him to reign.

Verses Related to 2 Chronicles 11-22

1 Chronicles 29:1
David the king said to all the assembly, Solomon my son, whom alone God has chosen, is yet young and tender, and the work is great; for the palace is not for man, but for Yahweh God.