New International Version
These Gadites were army commanders; the least was a match for a hundred, and the greatest for a thousand.
King James Bible
These were of the sons of Gad, captains of the host: one of the least was over an hundred, and the greatest over a thousand.
Darby Bible Translation
These were of the sons of Gad, captains of the host: one of the least was over a hundred, and the greatest over a thousand.
World English Bible
These of the sons of Gad were captains of the army: he who was least was equal to one hundred, and the greatest to one thousand.
Young's Literal Translation
These are of the sons of Gad, heads of the host, one of a hundred is the least, and the greatest, of a thousand;
1 Chronicles 12:14 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
And were as swift as the roes - That swiftness was considered to be a grand accomplishment in a warrior, appears from all ancient writings which treat of military affairs.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
one of the least was over an hundred, and the greatest over a thousand. or, one that was least could resist an hundred, the greatest a thousand.
LibraryDrill and Enthusiasm
'[Men that] could keep rank, they were not of double heart.'--1 CHRON. xii. 33. These words come from the muster-roll of the hastily raised army that brought David up to Hebron and made him King. The catalogue abounds in brief characterisations of the qualities of each tribe's contingent. For example, Issachar had 'understanding of the times.' Our text is spoken of the warriors of Zebulon, who had left their hills and their flocks in the far north, and poured down from their seats by the blue waters …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Beneath his Banner
How could one man chase a thousand, or two put ten thousand to flight, unless their Rock had sold them, unless the LORD had given them up?
1 Chronicles 12:13
Jeremiah the tenth and Makbannai the eleventh.
Jump to PreviousArmy Captain Captains Commanders Equal Gad Gadites Greater Greatest Heads Host Hundred Least Match Officers Thousand
Jump to NextArmy Captain Captains Commanders Equal Gad Gadites Greater Greatest Heads Host Hundred Least Match Officers Thousand
Links1 Chronicles 12:14 NIV
1 Chronicles 12:14 NLT
1 Chronicles 12:14 ESV
1 Chronicles 12:14 NASB
1 Chronicles 12:14 KJV
1 Chronicles 12:14 Bible Apps
1 Chronicles 12:14 Biblia Paralela
1 Chronicles 12:14 Chinese Bible
1 Chronicles 12:14 French Bible
1 Chronicles 12:14 German Bible
1 Chronicles 12:14 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.