Ziklag, Madmannah, Sansannah,
Bethuel, Hormah, Ziklag,
Ziklag, Beth Marcaboth, Hazar Susah,
in Ziklag, in Meconah and its villages,
So Achish gave him Ziklag on that day. (For that reason Ziklag has belonged to the kings of Judah until this very day.)
We conducted a raid on the Negev of the Kerethites, on the area of Judah, and on the Negev of Caleb. We burned Ziklag.” 1
When David 1 went to Ziklag, the men of Manasseh who joined him were Adnach, Jozabad, Jediael, Michael, Jozabad, Elihu, and Zillethai, leaders of a thousand soldiers each in the tribe of Manasseh.
When David came to Ziklag, he sent some of the plunder to the elders of Judah who were his friends, saying, “Here’s a gift 1 for you from the looting of the Lord’s enemies!”
when someone told me that Saul was dead – even though he thought he was bringing good news 1 – I seized him and killed him in Ziklag. That was the good news I gave to him!
When David and his men came to the city, they found it burned. 1 Their wives, sons, and daughters had been taken captive.