1 Chronicles 27:18
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New International Version
over Judah: Elihu, a brother of David; over Issachar: Omri son of Michael;

King James Bible
Of Judah, Elihu, one of the brethren of David: of Issachar, Omri the son of Michael:

Darby Bible Translation
for Judah, Elihu of the brethren of David; for Issachar, Omri the son of Michael;

World English Bible
of Judah, Elihu, one of the brothers of David: of Issachar, Omri the son of Michael:

Young's Literal Translation
of Judah, Elihu, of the brethren of David; of Issachar, Omri son of Michael;

1 Chronicles 27:18 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Over the tribes of Israel - In this enumeration there is no mention of the tribes of Asher and Gad. Probably the account of these has been lost from this register. These rulers appear to have been all honorary men, without pay, like the lords lieutenants of our counties.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Elihu If Elihu be not a mistake for Eliab, it is probable that he was called by both names.

1 Samuel 16:6 And it came to pass, when they were come, that he looked on Eliab, and said, Surely the LORD's anointed is before him.

1 Samuel 17:13,29 And the three oldest sons of Jesse went and followed Saul to the battle...

Eliab

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Appendix 2 Extracts from the Babylon Talmud
Massecheth Berachoth, or Tractate on Benedictions [76] Mishnah--From what time is the "Shema" said in the evening? From the hour that the priests entered to eat of their therumah [77] until the end of the first night watch. [78] These are the words of Rabbi Eliezer. But the sages say: Till midnight. Rabban Gamaliel says: Until the column of the morning (the dawn) rises. It happened, that his sons came back from a banquet. They said to him: "We have not said the Shema.'" He said to them, "If the column
Alfred Edersheim—Sketches of Jewish Social Life

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