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1 Chronicles 3 :: New King James Version (NKJV)

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The Family of David
The Family of David
(Matt. 1:6 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:1 - Now these were the sons of David who were born to him in Hebron: The firstborn was Amnon, by Ahinoam the Jezreelitess; the second, Daniel,[fn] by Abigail the Carmelitess;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:2 - the third, Absalom the son of Maacah, the daughter of Talmai, king of Geshur; the fourth, Adonijah the son of Haggith;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:3 - the fifth, Shephatiah, by Abital; the sixth, Ithream, by his wife Eglah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:4 - These six were born to him in Hebron. There he reigned seven years and six months, and in Jerusalem he reigned thirty-three years.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:5 - And these were born to him in Jerusalem: Shimea,[fn] Shobab, Nathan, and Solomon—four by Bathshua[fn] the daughter of Ammiel.[fn]
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:6 - Also there were Ibhar, Elishama,[fn] Eliphelet,[fn]
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:7 - Nogah, Nepheg, Japhia,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:8 - Elishama, Eliada,[fn] and Eliphelet—nine in all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:9 - These were all the sons of David, besides the sons of the concubines, and Tamar their sister.
The Family of Solomon
(Matt. 1:7–11 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:10 - Solomon’s son was Rehoboam; Abijah[fn] was his son, Asa his son, Jehoshaphat his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:11 - Joram[fn] his son, Ahaziah his son, Joash[fn] his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:12 - Amaziah his son, Azariah[fn] his son, Jotham his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:13 - Ahaz his son, Hezekiah his son, Manasseh his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:14 - Amon his son, and Josiah his son.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:15 - The sons of Josiah were Johanan the firstborn, the second Jehoiakim, the third Zedekiah, and the fourth Shallum.[fn]
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:16 - The sons of Jehoiakim were Jeconiah his son and Zedekiah[fn] his son.
The Family of Jeconiah
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:17 - And the sons of Jeconiah[fn] were Assir,[fn] Shealtiel his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:18 - and Malchiram, Pedaiah, Shenazzar, Jecamiah, Hoshama, and Nedabiah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:19 - The sons of Pedaiah were Zerubbabel and Shimei. The sons of Zerubbabel were Meshullam, Hananiah, Shelomith their sister,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:20 - and Hashubah, Ohel, Berechiah, Hasadiah, and Jushab-Hesed—five in all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:21 - The sons of Hananiah were Pelatiah and Jeshaiah, the sons of Rephaiah, the sons of Arnan, the sons of Obadiah, and the sons of Shechaniah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:22 - The son of Shechaniah was Shemaiah. The sons of Shemaiah were Hattush, Igal, Bariah, Neariah, and Shaphat—six in all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:23 - The sons of Neariah were Elioenai, Hezekiah, and Azrikam—three in all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:24 - The sons of Elioenai were Hodaviah, Eliashib, Pelaiah, Akkub, Johanan, Delaiah, and Anani—seven in all.
NKJV Footnotes
Called Chileab in 2 Samuel 3:3
Spelled Shammua in 14:4 and 2 Samuel 5:14
Spelled Bathsheba in 2 Samuel 11:3
Called Eliam in 2 Samuel 11:3
Spelled Elishua in 14:5 and 2 Samuel 5:15
Spelled Elpelet in 14:5
Spelled Beeliada in 14:7
Spelled Abijam in 1 Kings 15:1
Spelled Jehoram in 2 Kings 1:17 and 8:16
Spelled Jehoash in 2 Kings 12:1
Called Uzziah in Isaiah 6:1
Called Jehoahaz in 2 Kings 23:31
Compare 2 Kings 24:17
Also called Coniah in Jeremiah 22:24 and Jehoiachin in 2 Kings 24:8
Or Jeconiah the captive were

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