1 Chronicles 7
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Sons of Issachar

1Now the sons of Issachar: Tola, [†]Puah, [†]Jashub, and Shimron, four.

2The sons of Tola were Uzzi, Rephaiah, Jeriel, Jahmai, Ibsam and Samuel, heads of their fathers’ households. The sons of Tola were mighty men of valor in their generations; their number in the days of David was 22,600.

3The [†]son of Uzzi was Izrahiah.

And the sons of Izrahiah were Michael, Obadiah, Joel, Isshiah; all five of them were chief men.

4With them by their generations according to their fathers’ households were 36,000 [†]troops of the army for war, for they had many wives and sons. 5Their [†]relatives among all the families of Issachar were mighty men of valor, recorded by genealogy, in all 87,000.

Sons of Benjamin

6The sons of Benjamin: Bela and Becher and Jediael, three.

7The sons of Bela: Ezbon, Uzzi, Uzziel, Jerimoth, and Iri, five. They were heads of fathers’ households, mighty men of valor, and were 22,034 recorded by genealogy.

8The sons of Becher were Zemirah, Joash, Eliezer, Elioenai, Omri, Jeremoth, Abijah, Anathoth, and Alemeth. All these were the sons of Becher.

9They were recorded by genealogy, according to their generations, heads of their fathers’ households, 20,200 mighty men of valor.

10The [†]son of Jediael was Bilhan.

And the sons of Bilhan were Jeush, Benjamin, Ehud, Chenaanah, Zethan, Tarshish, and Ahishahar.

11All these were sons of Jediael, according to the heads of their fathers’ households, 17,200 mighty men of valor, who went out with the army to war. 12[†]Shuppim and [†]Huppim were the sons of [†]Ir; Hushim was the [†]son of [†]Aher.

Sons of Naphtali

13The sons of Naphtali were [†]Jahziel, Guni, Jezer, and [†]Shallum, the sons of Bilhah.

Sons of Manasseh

14The sons of Manasseh were Asriel, whom his Aramean concubine bore; she bore Machir the father of Gilead. 15Now Machir took a wife for Huppim and Shuppim, [†]whose sister’s name was Maacah. And the name of the second was Zelophehad, and Zelophehad had daughters. 16And Maacah the wife of Machir bore a son, and she named him Peresh; and the name of his brother was Sheresh, and his sons were Ulam and Rakem. 17The [†]son of Ulam was Bedan. These were the sons of Gilead the son of Machir, the son of Manasseh. 18And his sister Hammolecheth bore Ishhod and [†]Abiezer and Mahlah. 19The sons of Shemida were Ahian and Shechem and Likhi and Aniam.

Sons of Ephraim

20The sons of Ephraim were Shuthelah and [†]Bered his son, Tahath his son, Eleadah his son, Tahath his son, 21Zabad his son, Shuthelah his son, and Ezer and Elead whom the men of Gath who were born in the land killed, because they came down to take their livestock. 22And their father Ephraim mourned many days, and his relatives came to comfort him. 23Then he went in to his wife, and she conceived and bore a son, and he named him [†]Beriah, because calamity had come upon his house. 24And his daughter was Sheerah, and she built lower and upper Beth-horon, also Uzzen-sheerah. 25Rephah was his son along with Resheph, Telah his son, Tahan his son, 26Ladan his son, Ammihud his son, Elishama his son, 27[†]Non his son and Joshua his son.

28Now their possessions and settlements were Bethel with its towns, and to the east [†]Naaran, and to the west Gezer with its towns, and Shechem with its towns as far as [†]Ayyah with its towns, 29and along the [†]borders of the sons of Manasseh, Beth-shean with its towns, Taanach with its towns, Megiddo with its towns, Dor with its towns. In these lived the sons of Joseph the son of Israel.

Sons of Asher

30The sons of Asher were Imnah, Ishvah, Ishvi, and Beriah, and Serah their sister.

31The sons of Beriah were Heber and Malchiel, who was the father of Birzaith.

32Heber [†]became the father of Japhlet, [†]Shomer, and Hotham, and Shua their sister.

33The sons of Japhlet were Pasach, Bimhal, and Ashvath.

These were the sons of Japhlet.

34The sons of [†]Shemer were Ahi and Rohgah, Jehubbah and Aram.

35The [†]sons of his brother Helem were Zophah, Imna, Shelesh, and Amal.

36The sons of Zophah were Suah, Harnepher, Shual, Beri, and Imrah,

37Bezer, Hod, Shamma, Shilshah, Ithran, and Beera.

38The sons of Jether were Jephunneh, Pispa, and Ara.

39The sons of Ulla were Arah, Hanniel, and Rizia.

40All these were the sons of Asher, heads of the fathers’ houses, choice and mighty men of valor, heads of the princes. And the number of them recorded by genealogy for the army in war was 26,000 men.

1 In Gen 46:13, Puvvah; in Num 26:23, Puvah
1 In Gen 46:13, Iob
3 Lit sons
4 Or bands
5 Lit brothers, so in ch
10 Lit sons
12 In Num 26:39, Shephupham
12 In Num 26:39, Hupham
12 In v 7, Iri
12 Lit sons
12 In Num 26:38, Ahiram
13 In Gen 46:24, Jahzeel
13 In Gen 46:24 and Num 26:49, Shillem
15 Lit and his
17 Lit sons
18 In Num 26:30, Iezer
20 In Num 26:35, Becher
23 Lit on misfortune
27 In Ex 33:11, Nun
28 In Josh 16:7, Naarah
28 Many mss Azzah
29 Lit hands
32 Lit begot
32 In v 34, Shemer
34 In v 32, Shomer
35 Lit son

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