New International Version
Some of the divisions of the Levites of Judah settled in Benjamin.
King James Bible
And of the Levites were divisions in Judah, and in Benjamin.
Darby Bible Translation
And of the Levites there were divisions of Judah [dwelling] in Benjamin.
World English Bible
Of the Levites, certain divisions in Judah [were joined] to Benjamin.
Young's Literal Translation
And of the Levites, the courses of Judah are for Benjamin.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
And of the Levites were divisions - The Levites had their dwellings in the divisions of Judah and Benjamin. This is probably the meaning: the Syriac says, They had the half of Judah and Benjamin; which is not likely.
That the people whose hearts were now turned towards the Lord, would make the best provision for the support of God's work, and all those engaged in it, we may naturally suppose; but this could not be very great, as the complete service was not yet established, and the Levites themselves were few in number.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"Lydda was a village, not yielding to a city in greatness." Concerning its situation, and distance from Jerusalem, the Misna hath these words: "The vineyard of four years" (that is, the fruit of a vineyard now of four years' growth; for, for the first three years, they were trees, as it were, not circumcised) "was brought to Jerusalem, in the space of a day's journey on every side. Now these were the bounds of it; Elath on the south; Acrabatta on the north; Lydda on the west; and Jordan on the east." …
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica
in Lod and Ono, and in Ge Harashim.
These were the priests and Levites who returned with Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel and with Joshua: Seraiah, Jeremiah, Ezra,
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