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1 Chronicles 3 :: New Living Translation (NLT)

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Descendants of David
(Mat 1:6 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:1 - These are the sons of David who were born in Hebron:
The oldest was Amnon, whose mother was Ahinoam from Jezreel.
The second was Daniel, whose mother was Abigail from Carmel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:2 - The third was Absalom, whose mother was Maacah, the daughter of Talmai, king of Geshur.
The fourth was Adonijah, whose mother was Haggith.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:3 - The fifth was Shephatiah, whose mother was Abital.
The sixth was Ithream, whose mother was Eglah, David’s wife.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:4 - These six sons were born to David in Hebron, where he reigned seven and a half years. Then David reigned another thirty-three years in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:5 - The sons born to David in Jerusalem included Shammua,[fn] Shobab, Nathan, and Solomon. Their mother was Bathsheba,[fn] the daughter of Ammiel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:6 - David also had nine other sons: Ibhar, Elishua,[fn] Elpelet,[fn]
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:7 - Nogah, Nepheg, Japhia,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:8 - Elishama, Eliada, and Eliphelet.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:9 - These were the sons of David, not including his sons born to his concubines. Their sister was named Tamar.
Descendants of Solomon
(Mat 1:7–11 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:10 - The descendants of Solomon were Rehoboam, Abijah, Asa, Jehoshaphat,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:11 - Jehoram,[fn] Ahaziah, Joash,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:12 - Amaziah, Uzziah,[fn] Jotham,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:13 - Ahaz, Hezekiah, Manasseh,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:14 - Amon, and Josiah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:15 - The sons of Josiah were Johanan (the oldest), Jehoiakim (the second), Zedekiah (the third), and Jehoahaz[fn] (the fourth).
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:16 - The successors of Jehoiakim were his son Jehoiachin and his brother Zedekiah.[fn]
Descendants of Jehoiachin
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:17 - The sons of Jehoiachin,[fn] who was taken prisoner by the Babylonians, were Shealtiel,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:18 - Malkiram, Pedaiah, Shenazzar, Jekamiah, Hoshama, and Nedabiah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:19 - The sons of Pedaiah were Zerubbabel and Shimei. The sons of Zerubbabel were Meshullam and Hananiah. (Their sister was Shelomith.)
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:20 - His five other sons were Hashubah, Ohel, Berekiah, Hasadiah, and Jushab-hesed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:21 - The sons of Hananiah were Pelatiah and Jeshaiah. Jeshaiah’s son was Rephaiah. Rephaiah’s son was Arnan. Arnan’s son was Obadiah. Obadiah’s son was Shecaniah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:22 - The descendants of Shecaniah were Shemaiah and his sons, Hattush, Igal, Bariah, Neariah, and Shaphat—six in all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:23 - The sons of Neariah were Elioenai, Hizkiah, 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.
NLT Footnotes
As in Syriac version (see also 14:4; 2 Sam 5:14); Hebrew reads Shimea.
Hebrew Bathshua, a variant spelling of Bathsheba.
As in some Hebrew and Greek manuscripts (see also 14:5-7 and 2 Sam 5:15); most Hebrew manuscripts read Elishama.
Hebrew Eliphelet; compare parallel text at 14:5-7.
Hebrew Joram, a variant spelling of Jehoram.
Hebrew Azariah, a variant spelling of Uzziah.
Hebrew Shallum, another name for Jehoahaz.
Hebrew The sons of Jehoiakim were his son Jeconiah [a variant spelling of Jehoiachin] and his son Zedekiah.
Hebrew Jeconiah, a variant spelling of Jehoiachin.

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