1 Chronicles 18 ©
David subdueth the Philistines, and maketh the Moabites tributary. He smiteth Hadarezer and the Syrians. Tou king of Hamath sendeth his son with presents to bless David; who dedicateth the presents, and the spoil which he had taken, to God. He putteth garrisons in Edom. His good reign; a list of his principal officers.
¶Now when 5Tou king of Hamath heard how David had smitten all the host of Hadarezer king of Zobah;
He sent 6Hadoram his son to king David, 7to enquire of his welfare, and 8to congratulate him, because he had fought against Hadarezer, and smitten him; (for Hadarezer 9had war with Tou;) and with him all *manner of vessels of gold and silver and brass.
Moreover 10Abishai the son of Zeruiah slew of the Edomites in the valley of salt neighteen thousand.
And Zadok the son of Ahitub, and 12Abimelech the son of Abiathar, were the priests; and 13Shavsha was scribe;