1 Chronicles 8:3
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New International Version
The sons of Bela were: Addar, Gera, Abihud,

King James Bible
And the sons of Bela were, Addar, and Gera, and Abihud,

Darby Bible Translation
And Bela had sons: Addar, and Gera, and Abihud,

World English Bible
Bela had sons: Addar, and Gera, and Abihud,

Young's Literal Translation
And there are sons to Bela: Addar, and Gera,

1 Chronicles 8:3 Parallel
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Now Benjamin begat, etc. - See what has been said on the preceding chapter, 1 Chronicles 7:6 (note).

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Addar The variation in this name is occasioned simply by the transposition of a {daleth} and {raish}; being in the parallel passage () Ard, and here Addar

Genesis 46:21 And the sons of Benjamin were Belah, and Becher, and Ashbel, Gera, and Naaman, Ehi, and Rosh, Muppim, and Huppim, and Ard.

Numbers 26:40 And the sons of Bela were Ard and Naaman: of Ard, the family of the Ardites: and of Naaman, the family of the Naamites.


Sharon. Caphar Lodim. The Village of those of Lydda.
Between Lydda and the sea, a spacious valley runs out, here and there widely spreading itself, and sprinkled with villages. The holy page of the New Testament [Acts 9:35] calls it Saron: and that of the Old calls the whole, perhaps, or some part of it, 'the plain of Ono,' Nehemiah 6:2, 11:35; 1 Chronicles 8:12... The wine of Sharon is of great fame, with which they mixed two parts water: and remarkable is that they say concerning the houses of Sharon. R. Lazar saith, "He that builds a brick house
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica

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