New American Standard Bible
The son of Carmi was Achar, the troubler of Israel, who violated the ban.
King James Bible
And the sons of Carmi; Achar, the troubler of Israel, who transgressed in the thing accursed.
Darby Bible Translation
And the sons of Carmi: Achar, the troubler of Israel, who transgressed in the accursed thing.
World English Bible
The sons of Carmi: Achar, the troubler of Israel, who committed a trespass in the devoted thing.
Young's Literal Translation
And sons of Carmi: Achar, troubler of Israel, who trespassed in the devoted thing.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
"Achan" Joshua 7:1 seems to have become "Achar," in order to assimilate the word more closely to the Hebrew term for "troubler," which was from the time of Achan's sin regarded as the true meaning of his name Joshua 7:25-26.
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
But the sons of Israel acted unfaithfully in regard to the things under the ban, for Achan, the son of Carmi, the son of Zabdi, the son of Zerah, from the tribe of Judah, took some of the things under the ban, therefore the anger of the LORD burned against the sons of Israel.
1 Chronicles 2:6
The sons of Zerah were Zimri, Ethan, Heman, Calcol and Dara; five of them in all.
1 Chronicles 2:8
The son of Ethan was Azariah.
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