1 Chronicles 12:25
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New International Version
from Simeon, warriors ready for battle--7,100;

King James Bible
Of the children of Simeon, mighty men of valour for the war, seven thousand and one hundred.

Darby Bible Translation
Of the children of Simeon, mighty men of valour for war, seven thousand one hundred.

World English Bible
Of the children of Simeon, mighty men of valor for the war, seven thousand and one hundred.

Young's Literal Translation
Of the sons of Simeon, mighty ones of valour for the host, are seven thousand and a hundred.

1 Chronicles 12:25 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

And came to David to Hebron - That is, after the death of Ish-bosheth, Saul's son. See 2 Samuel 4:5.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

1 Chronicles 12:24 The sons of Judah who bore shield and spear were 6, 800, equipped for war.

1 Chronicles 12:26 Of the sons of Levi 4, 600.

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Drill 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
"Thine are we, David, and on thy side, thou son of Jesse."--1 Chron. xii. 18. Mechthild of Hellfde, 1277. tr., Emma Frances Bevan, 1899 'Twixt God and thee but love shall be; 'Twixt earth and thee distrust and fear, 'Twixt sin and thee shall be hate and war; And hope shall be 'twixt Heaven and thee Till night is o'er.
Frances Bevan—Hymns of Ter Steegen and Others (Second Series)

1 Chronicles 12:24
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