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1 Chronicles 7 :: New International Version (NIV)

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Issachar

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:1 - The sons of Issachar: Tola, Puah, Jashub and Shimron—four in all.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:2 - The sons of Tola: Uzzi, Rephaiah, Jeriel, Jahmai, Ibsam and Samuel—heads of their families. During the reign of David, the descendants of Tola listed as fighting men in their genealogy numbered 22,600.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:3 - The son of Uzzi: Izrahiah. The sons of Izrahiah: Michael, Obadiah, Joel and Ishiah. All five of them were chiefs.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:4 - According to their family genealogy, they had 36,000 men ready for battle, for they had many wives and children.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:5 - The relatives who were fighting men belonging to all the clans of Issachar, as listed in their genealogy, were 87,000 in all.

Benjamin

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:6 - Three sons of Benjamin: Bela, Beker and Jediael.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:7 - The sons of Bela: Ezbon, Uzzi, Uzziel, Jerimoth and Iri, heads of families—five in all. Their genealogical record listed 22,034 fighting men.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:8 - The sons of Beker: Zemirah, Joash, Eliezer, Elioenai, Omri, Jeremoth, Abijah, Anathoth and Alemeth. All these were the sons of Beker.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:9 - Their genealogical record listed the heads of families and 20,200 fighting men.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:10 - The son of Jediael: Bilhan. The sons of Bilhan: Jeush, Benjamin, Ehud, Kenaanah, Zethan, Tarshish and Ahishahar.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:11 - All these sons of Jediael were heads of families. There were 17,200 fighting men ready to go out to war.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:12 - The Shuppites and Huppites were the descendants of Ir, and the Hushites[fn] the descendants of Aher.

Naphtali

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:13 - The sons of Naphtali: Jahziel, Guni, Jezer and Shillem[fn]—the descendants of Bilhah.

Manasseh

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:14 - The descendants of Manasseh: Asriel was his descendant through his Aramean concubine. She gave birth to Makir the father of Gilead.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:15 - Makir took a wife from among the Huppites and Shuppites. His sister’s name was Maakah. Another descendant was named Zelophehad, who had only daughters.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:16 - Makir’s wife Maakah gave birth to a son and named him Peresh. His brother was named Sheresh, and his sons were Ulam and Rakem.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:17 - The son of Ulam: Bedan. These were the sons of Gilead son of Makir, the son of Manasseh.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:18 - His sister Hammoleketh gave birth to Ishhod, Abiezer and Mahlah.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:19 - The sons of Shemida were: Ahian, Shechem, Likhi and Aniam.

Ephraim

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:20 - The descendants of Ephraim: Shuthelah, Bered his son, Tahath his son, Eleadah his son, Tahath his son,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:21 - Zabad his son and Shuthelah his son. Ezer and Elead were killed by the native-born men of Gath, when they went down to seize their livestock.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:22 - Their father Ephraim mourned for them many days, and his relatives came to comfort him.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:23 - Then he made love to his wife again, and she became pregnant and gave birth to a son. He named him Beriah,[fn] because there had been misfortune in his family.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:24 - His daughter was Sheerah, who built Lower and Upper Beth Horon as well as Uzzen Sheerah.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:25 - Rephah was his son, Resheph his son,[fn] Telah his son, Tahan his son,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:26 - Ladan his son, Ammihud his son, Elishama his son,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:27 - Nun his son and Joshua his son.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:28 - Their lands and settlements included Bethel and its surrounding villages, Naaran to the east, Gezer and its villages to the west, and Shechem and its villages all the way to Ayyah and its villages.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:29 - Along the borders of Manasseh were Beth Shan, Taanach, Megiddo and Dor, together with their villages. The descendants of Joseph son of Israel lived in these towns.

Asher

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:30 - The sons of Asher: Imnah, Ishvah, Ishvi and Beriah. Their sister was Serah.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:31 - The sons of Beriah: Heber and Malkiel, who was the father of Birzaith.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:32 - Heber was the father of Japhlet, Shomer and Hotham and of their sister Shua.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:33 - The sons of Japhlet: Pasak, Bimhal and Ashvath. These were Japhlet’s sons.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:34 - The sons of Shomer: Ahi, Rohgah,[fn] Hubbah and Aram.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:35 - The sons of his brother Helem: Zophah, Imna, Shelesh and Amal.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:36 - The sons of Zophah: Suah, Harnepher, Shual, Beri, Imrah,

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:37 - Bezer, Hod, Shamma, Shilshah, Ithran[fn] and Beera.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:38 - The sons of Jether: Jephunneh, Pispah and Ara.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:39 - The sons of Ulla: Arah, Hanniel and Rizia.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:40 - All these were descendants of Asher—heads of families, choice men, brave warriors and outstanding leaders. The number of men ready for battle, as listed in their genealogy, was 26,000.
NIV Footnotes
Or Ir. The sons of Dan: Hushim, (see Gen. 46:23); Hebrew does not have The sons of Dan.
Some Hebrew and Septuagint manuscripts (see also Gen. 46:24 and Num. 26:49); most Hebrew manuscripts Shallum
Beriah sounds like the Hebrew for misfortune.
Some Septuagint manuscripts; Hebrew does not have his son.
Or of his brother Shomer: Rohgah
Possibly a variant of Jether
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