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How many concubines did King David have?

David
Successor Solomon
Consort 8 wives:[show]
Issue 18+ children:[show]
House House of David

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Correspondingly, how many concubines did King Solomon have?

300 concubines

Beside above, who was King David's favorite wife? Solomon's mother was Bathsheba, formerly the wife of David's Hittite general, Uriah. David's favourite wife, Bathsheba, organized an intrigue in favour of her son Solomon.

Additionally, how many concubines did Abraham have?

???????, Ktura, possibly meaning "incense") was a concubine and wife of the Biblical patriarch Abraham. According to the Book of Genesis, Abraham married Keturah after the death of his first wife, Sarah. Abraham and Keturah had six sons.

What is a concubine in the Bible?

In the Levitical rules on sexual relations, the Hebrew word that is commonly translated as "wife" is distinct from the Hebrew word that means "concubine". However, on at least one other occasion the term is used to refer to a woman who is not a wife – specifically, the handmaiden of Jacob's wife.

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