New International Version
These were the heads of their families: Epher, Ishi, Eliel, Azriel, Jeremiah, Hodaviah and Jahdiel. They were brave warriors, famous men, and heads of their families.
King James Bible
And these were the heads of the house of their fathers, even Epher, and Ishi, and Eliel, and Azriel, and Jeremiah, and Hodaviah, and Jahdiel, mighty men of valour, famous men, and heads of the house of their fathers.
Darby Bible Translation
And these were the heads of their fathers' houses: Epher, and Jishi, and Eliel, and Azriel, and Jeremiah, and Hodaviah, and Jahdiel, mighty men of valour, famous men, heads of their fathers' houses.
World English Bible
These were the heads of their fathers' houses: even Epher, and Ishi, and Eliel, and Azriel, and Jeremiah, and Hodaviah, and Jahdiel, mighty men of valor, famous men, heads of their fathers' houses.
Young's Literal Translation
And these are heads of the house of their fathers, even Epher, and Ishi, and Eliel, and Azriel, and Jeremiah, and Hodaviah, and Jahdiel, men mighty in valour, men of name, heads to the house of their fathers.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
For there fell down many slain - The hundred thousand men mentioned above were probably made slaves, and were not slain. The Targum says, one hundred thousand souls of men.
The war was of God - The Targum says, the war was מן מימרא דיי min meymera dayai, "from the Word of the Lord."
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Azriel. i.e., help of God
(1) Chief of a family of Manasseh.
(2) Father of Jerimoth.
(3) Father of Seraiah.
Hodaviah. i.e., majesty of God, praise ye Jehovah
(1) A descendant of Jeconiah.
(2) A chief of the tribe of Manasseh,
(3) A descendant of Benjamin,
(4) A Levite whose children returned from Babylon,
Jahdiel. i.e., he will be gladdened of God
mighty men of valour.
famous men. Heb. men of names.
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1 Chronicles 2:31
The son of Appaim: Ishi, who was the father of Sheshan. Sheshan was the father of Ahlai.
1 Chronicles 5:23
The people of the half-tribe of Manasseh were numerous; they settled in the land from Bashan to Baal Hermon, that is, to Senir (Mount Hermon).
1 Chronicles 5:25
But they were unfaithful to the God of their ancestors and prostituted themselves to the gods of the peoples of the land, whom God had destroyed before them.
1 Chronicles 7:3
The son of Uzzi: Izrahiah. The sons of Izrahiah: Michael, Obadiah, Joel and Ishiah. All five of them were chiefs.
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