Then Joab came to the king and said, “What have you done? Behold, Abner came to you. Why is it that you have sent him away and he is gone, yes, gone? Bible other translations

“gone, yes, gone.” The Hebrew text has the figure of speech polyptoton. [For more on the figure polyptoton see E. W. Bullinger, Figures of Speech Used in the Bible, and for more on the figure and the way the REV translates it, see commentary on Gen. 2:16].

Commentary for: 2 Samuel 3:24