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1 Chronicles 4 :: New American Standard Bible 1995 (NASB95)

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Line of Hur, Asher

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:1 - The sons of Judah were Perez, Hezron, Carmi, Hur and Shobal.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:2 - Reaiah the son of Shobal [fn]became the father of Jahath, and Jahath became the father of Ahumai and Lahad. These were the families of the Zorathites.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:3 - These were the [fn]sons of Etam: Jezreel, Ishma and Idbash; and the name of their sister was Hazzelelponi.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:4 - Penuel was the father of Gedor, and Ezer the father of Hushah. These were the sons of Hur, the firstborn of Ephrathah, the father of Bethlehem.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:5 - Ashhur, the father of Tekoa, had two wives, Helah and Naarah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:6 - Naarah bore him Ahuzzam, Hepher, Temeni and Haahashtari. These were the sons of Naarah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:7 - The sons of Helah were Zereth, [fn]Izhar and Ethnan.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:8 - Koz became the father of Anub and Zobebah, and the families of Aharhel the son of Harum.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:9 - Jabez was more honorable than his brothers, and his mother named him Jabez saying, “Because I bore him with pain.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:10 - Now Jabez called on the God of Israel, saying, “Oh that You would bless me indeed and enlarge my border, and that Your hand might be with me, and that You would keep me from harm that it may not pain me!” And God granted him what he requested.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:11 - Chelub the brother of Shuhah became the father of Mehir, who was the father of Eshton.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:12 - Eshton became the father of Beth-rapha and Paseah, and Tehinnah the father of [fn]Ir-nahash. These are the men of Recah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:13 - Now the sons of Kenaz were Othniel and Seraiah. And the sons of Othniel were Hathath and Meonothai.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:14 - Meonothai became the father of Ophrah, and Seraiah became the father of Joab the father of [fn]Ge-harashim, for they were craftsmen.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:15 - The sons of Caleb the son of Jephunneh were Iru, Elah and Naam; and the [fn]son of Elah was [fn]Kenaz.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:16 - The sons of Jehallelel were Ziph and Ziphah, Tiria and Asarel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:17 - The [fn]sons of Ezrah were Jether, Mered, Epher and Jalon. ([fn]And these are the sons of Bithia the daughter of Pharaoh, whom Mered took) and she conceived and bore Miriam, Shammai and Ishbah the father of Eshtemoa.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:18 - His Jewish wife bore Jered the father of Gedor, and Heber the father of Soco, and Jekuthiel the father of Zanoah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:19 - The sons of the wife of Hodiah, the sister of Naham, were the [fn]fathers of Keilah the Garmite and Eshtemoa the Maacathite.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:20 - The sons of Shimon were Amnon and Rinnah, Benhanan and Tilon. And the sons of Ishi were Zoheth and Ben-zoheth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:21 - The sons of Shelah the son of Judah were Er the father of Lecah and Laadah the father of Mareshah, and the families of the house of the linen workers at Beth-ashbea;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:22 - and Jokim, the men of Cozeba, Joash, Saraph, who ruled in Moab, and Jashubi-lehem. And the [fn]records are ancient.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:23 - These were the potters and the inhabitants of Netaim and Gederah; they lived there with the king for his work.

Descendants of Simeon

(Gen 46:10 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:24 - The sons of Simeon were [fn]Nemuel and Jamin, [fn]Jarib, [fn]Zerah, Shaul;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:25 - Shallum his son, Mibsam his son, Mishma his son.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:26 - The sons of Mishma were Hammuel his son, Zaccur his son, Shimei his son.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:27 - Now Shimei had sixteen sons and six daughters; but his brothers did not have many sons, nor did all their family multiply like the sons of Judah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:28 - They lived at Beersheba, Moladah and Hazar-shual,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:29 - at Bilhah, Ezem, Tolad,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:30 - Bethuel, Hormah, Ziklag,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:31 - Beth-marcaboth, Hazar-susim, Beth-biri and Shaaraim. These were their cities until the reign of David.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:32 - Their villages were Etam, Ain, Rimmon, Tochen and Ashan, five cities;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:33 - and all their villages that were around the same cities as far as [fn]Baal. These were their settlements, and they have their genealogy.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:34 - Meshobab and Jamlech and Joshah the son of Amaziah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:35 - and Joel and Jehu the son of Joshibiah, the son of Seraiah, the son of Asiel,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:36 - and Elioenai, Jaakobah, Jeshohaiah, Asaiah, Adiel, Jesimiel, Benaiah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:37 - Ziza the son of Shiphi, the son of Allon, the son of Jedaiah, the son of Shimri, the son of Shemaiah;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:38 - these mentioned by name were leaders in their families; and their fathers’ houses increased greatly.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:39 - They went to the entrance of Gedor, even to the east side of the valley, to seek pasture for their flocks.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:40 - They found rich and good pasture, and the land was broad and quiet and peaceful; for those who lived there formerly were Hamites.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:41 - These, recorded by name, came in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah, and [fn]attacked their tents and the Meunites who were found there, and destroyed them utterly to this day, and lived in their place, because there was pasture there for their flocks.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:42 - From them, from the sons of Simeon, five hundred men went to Mount Seir, with Pelatiah, Neariah, Rephaiah and Uzziel, the sons of Ishi, as their leaders.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:43 - They [fn]destroyed the remnant of the Amalekites who escaped, and have lived there to this day.
NASB95 Footnotes
Literally: begot, and so throughout the chapter
So with some ancient versions; Heb father
Another reading is Zohar
Or, the city of Nahash
Or, valley of craftsmen
Literally: sons
Literally: and Kenaz
Literally: son
In the Heb the words in () are at the end of v 18
Literally: father
Literally: words
In Gen 46:10 and Ex 6:15, Jemuel
In Num 26:12, Jachin
In Gen 46:10 and Ex 6:15, Zohar
In Josh 19:8, Baalath
Literally: smote
Literally: smote

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