1 Chronicles 9:34
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New American Standard Bible
These were heads of fathers' households of the Levites according to their generations, chief men, who lived in Jerusalem.

King James Bible
These chief fathers of the Levites were chief throughout their generations; these dwelt at Jerusalem.

Darby Bible Translation
These are the chief fathers of the Levites, heads according to their families; these dwelt in Jerusalem.

World English Bible
These were heads of fathers' [houses] of the Levites, throughout their generations, chief men: these lived at Jerusalem.

Young's Literal Translation
These heads of the fathers of the Levites throughout their generations are heads. These have dwelt in Jerusalem.

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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Chief throughout their generations - The superintendents, that is, were the genealogical head of the different Levitical divisions, and bore special rule, each over those of his own blood and race. The hereditary principle prevailed, not only in the high priesthood, but also in the priestly offices of the second rank.

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