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Strong Concordance 1Ki 1:10 But Nathan [05416] the prophet [05030], and Benaiah [01141], and the mighty men [01368], and Solomon [08010] his brother [0251], he called [07121] not.

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BENAIAH Son of Jehoiada, and commander of David's bodyguards. Several instances of his rare bravery are recorded, 2Sa 8:18 2Sa 23:20-23. He adhered to Solomon when some favored the pretensions of Adonijah, slew Joab at the command of Solomon, and was made general of the army in his stead, 1Ki 1:36 2:29-35.