But the officials of the children of Ammon said to Hanun their lord, “Do you think that David is honoring your father in that he has sent comforters to you? Hasn’t David sent his servants to you to search the city, and to spy it out and to overthrow it?” Bible other translations

“lord.” The word “lord” is plural in the text, which is the plural of emphasis.

Commentary for: 2 Samuel 10:3