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1 Chronicles chapter 1

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Adam, Seth, Enosh,
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Kenan, Mahalalel, Jared,
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Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech,
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Noah, Noah's sons: Shem, Ham, and Japheth.
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Japheth's sons: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.
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Gomer's sons: Ashkenaz, Riphath, and Togarmah.
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Javan's sons: Elishah, Tarshish, Kittim, and Rodanim.
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Ham's sons: Cush, Mizraim, Put, and Canaan.
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Cush's sons: Seba, Havilah, Sabta, Raama, and Sabteca. Raama's sons: Sheba and Dedan.
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Cush fathered Nimrod, who was the first to become a great warrior on earth.
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Mizraim fathered Ludim, Anamim, Lehabim, Naphtuhim,
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Pathrusim, Casluhim (the Philistines came from them), and Caphtorim.
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Canaan fathered Sidon, his firstborn, and Heth,
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the Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites,
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Hivites, Arkites, Sinites,
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Arvadites, Zemarites, and Hamathites.
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Shem's sons: Elam, Asshur, Arpachshad, Lud, Aram, Uz, Hul, Gether, and Meshech.
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Arpachshad fathered Shelah, and Shelah fathered Eber.
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Two sons were born to Eber. One of them was named Peleg, because the earth was divided during his lifetime, and the name of his brother was Joktan.
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Joktan fathered Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,
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Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,
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Ebal, Abimael, Sheba,
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Ophir, Havilah, and Jobab. All of these were Joktan's sons.
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Shem, Arpachshad, Shelah,
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Eber, Peleg, Reu,
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Serug, Nahor, Terah,
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and Abram (that is, Abraham).
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Abraham's sons: Isaac and Ishmael.
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These are their family records: Nebaioth, Ishmael's firstborn, Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,
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Mishma, Dumah, Massa, Hadad, Tema,
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Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah. These were Ishmael's sons.
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The sons born to Keturah, Abraham's concubine: Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah. Jokshan's sons: Sheba and Dedan.
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Midian's sons: Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida, and Eldaah. All of these were Keturah's sons.
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Abraham fathered Isaac. Isaac's sons: Esau and Israel.
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Esau's sons: Eliphaz, Reuel, Jeush, Jalam, and Korah.
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Eliphaz's sons: Teman, Omar, Zephi, Gatam, and Kenaz; and by Timna, Amalek.
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Reuel's sons: Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah.
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Seir's sons: Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, Dishon, Ezer, and Dishan.
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Lotan's sons: Hori and Homam. Timna was Lotan's sister.
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Shobal's sons: Alian, Manahath, Ebal, Shephi, and Onam. Zibeon's sons: Aiah and Anah.
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Anah's son: Dishon. Dishon's sons: Hamran, Eshban, Ithran, and Cheran.
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Ezer's sons: Bilhan, Zaavan, and Jaakan. Dishan's sons: Uz and Aran.
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These were the kings who ruled in the land of Edom before any king ruled over the Israelites: Bela son of Beor. Bela's town was named Dinhabah.
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When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah ruled in his place.
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When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites ruled in his place.
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When Husham died, Hadad son of Bedad, who defeated Midian in the country of Moab, ruled in his place. Hadad's town was named Avith.
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When Hadad died, Samlah from Masrekah ruled in his place.
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When Samlah died, Shaul from Rehoboth on the Euphrates River ruled in his place.
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When Shaul died, Baal-hanan son of Achbor ruled in his place.
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When Baal-hanan died, Hadad ruled in his place. Hadad's city was named Pai, and his wife's name was Mehetabel daughter of Matred, daughter of Me-zahab.
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Then Hadad died. Edom's chiefs: Timna, Alvah, Jetheth,
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Oholibamah, Elah, Pinon,
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Kenaz, Teman, Mibzar,
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Magdiel, and Iram. These were Edom's chiefs.

1 Chronicles chapter 2

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These were Israel's sons: Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Zebulun,
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Dan, Joseph, Benjamin, Naphtali, Gad, and Asher.
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Judah's sons: Er, Onan, and Shelah. [These] three were born to him by Bath-shua the Canaanite woman. Er, Judah's firstborn, was evil in the LORD's sight, so He put him to death.
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Judah's daughter-in-law Tamar bore him Perez and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all.
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Perez's sons: Hezron and Hamul.
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Zerah's sons: Zimri, Ethan, Heman, Calcol, and Dara-- five in all.
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Carmi's son: Achar, who brought trouble on Israel when he was unfaithful [by taking] what was devoted to destruction.
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Ethan's son: Azariah.
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Hezron's sons, who were born to him: Jerahmeel, Ram, and Chelubai.
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Ram fathered Amminadab, and Amminadab fathered Nahshon, a leader of Judah's descendants.
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Nahshon fathered Salma, and Salma fathered Boaz.
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Boaz fathered Obed, and Obed fathered Jesse.
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Jesse fathered Eliab, his firstborn; Abinadab was [born] second, Shimea third,
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Nethanel fourth, Raddai fifth,
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Ozem sixth, and David seventh.
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Their sisters were Zeruiah and Abigail. Zeruiah's three sons: Abishai, Joab, and Asahel.
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Amasa's mother was Abigail, and his father was Jether the Ishmaelite.
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Caleb son of Hezron had children by [his] wife Azubah and by Jerioth. These were Azubah's sons: Jesher, Shobab, and Ardon.
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When Azubah died, Caleb married Ephrath, and she bore him Hur.
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Hur fathered Uri, and Uri fathered Bezalel.
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After this, Hezron slept with the daughter of Machir the father of Gilead. Hezron had married her when he was 60 years old, and she bore him Segub.
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Segub fathered Jair, who possessed 23 towns in the land of Gilead.
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But Geshur and Aram captured Jair's Villages along with Kenath and its villages-- 60 towns. All these were the sons of Machir father of Gilead.
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After Hezron's death in Caleb-ephrathah, his wife Abijah bore him Ashhur the father of Tekoa.
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The sons of Jerahmeel, Hezron's firstborn: Ram, his firstborn, Bunah, Oren, Ozem, and Ahijah.
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Jerahmeel had another wife named Atarah, who was the mother of Onam.
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The sons of Ram, Jerahmeel's firstborn: Maaz, Jamin, and Eker.
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Onam's sons: Shammai and Jada. Shammai's sons: Nadab and Abishur.
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Abishur's wife was named Abihail, who bore him Ahban and Molid.
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Nadab's sons: Seled and Appaim. Seled died without children.
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Appaim's son: Ishi. Ishi's son: Sheshan. Sheshan's descendant: Ahlai.
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The sons of Jada brother of Shammai: Jether and Jonathan. Jether died without children.
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Jonathan's sons: Peleth and Zaza. These were the descendants of Jerahmeel.
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Sheshan had no sons, only daughters, but he did have an Egyptian servant whose name was Jarha.
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Sheshan gave his daughter in marriage to his servant Jarha, and she bore him Attai.
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Attai fathered Nathan, and Nathan fathered Zabad.
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Zabad fathered Ephlal, and Ephlal fathered Obed.
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Obed fathered Jehu, and Jehu fathered Azariah.
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Azariah fathered Helez, and Helez fathered Eleasah.
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Eleasah fathered Sismai, and Sismai fathered Shallum.
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Shallum fathered Jekamiah, and Jekamiah fathered Elishama.
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The sons of Caleb brother of Jerahmeel: Mesha, his firstborn, fathered Ziph, and Mareshah, his second son, fathered Hebron.
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Hebron's sons: Korah, Tappuah, Rekem, and Shema.
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Shema fathered Raham, who fathered Jorkeam, and Rekem fathered Shammai.
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Shammai's son was Maon, and Maon fathered Beth-zur.
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Caleb's concubine Ephah was the mother of Haran, Moza, and Gazez. Haran fathered Gazez.
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Jahdai's sons: Regem, Jotham, Geshan, Pelet, Ephah, and Shaaph.
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Caleb's concubine Maacah was the mother of Sheber and Tirhanah.
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She was also the mother of Shaaph, Madmannah's father, and of Sheva, the father of Machbenah and Gibea. Caleb's daughter was Achsah.
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These were Caleb's descendants. The sons of Hur, Ephrathah's firstborn: Shobal fathered Kiriath-jearim;
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Salma fathered Bethlehem, and Hareph fathered Beth-gader.
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These were the descendants of Shobal the father of Kiriath-jearim: Haroeh, half of the Manahathites,
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and the families of Kiriath-jearim-- the Ithrites, Puthites, Shumathites, and Mishraites. The Zorathites and Eshtaolites descended from these.
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Salma's sons: Bethlehem, the Netophathites, Atroth-beth-joab, and half of the Manahathites, the Zorites,
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and the families of scribes who lived in Jabez-- the Tirathites, Shimeathites, and Sucathites. These are the Kenites who came from Hammath, the father of Rechab's family.

1 Chronicles chapter 3

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These were David's sons who were born to him in Hebron: Amnon was the firstborn, by Ahinoam of Jezreel; Daniel was [born] second, by Abigail of Carmel;
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Absalom son of Maacah, daughter of King Talmai of Geshur, was third; Adonijah son of Haggith was fourth;
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Shephatiah, by Abital, was fifth; and Ithream, by David's wife Eglah, was sixth.
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Six sons were born to David in Hebron, where he ruled seven years and six months, and he ruled in Jerusalem 33 years.
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These [sons] were born to him in Jerusalem: Shimea, Shobab, Nathan, and Solomon. These four were [born to him] by Bath-shua daughter of Ammiel.
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[David's other sons]: Ibhar, Elishua, Eliphelet,
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Nogah, Nepheg, Japhia,
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Elishama, Eliada, and Eliphelet-- nine sons.
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[These] were all David's sons, with their sister Tamar, in addition to the sons by his concubines.
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Solomon's son was Rehoboam; his son was Abijah, his son Asa, his son Jehoshaphat,
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his son Jehoram, his son Ahaziah, his son Joash,
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his son Amaziah, his son Azariah, his son Jotham,
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his son Ahaz, his son Hezekiah, his son Manasseh,
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his son Amon, and his son Josiah.
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Josiah's sons: Johanan was the firstborn, Jehoiakim second, Zedekiah third, and Shallum fourth.
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Jehoiakim's sons: his sons Jeconiah and Zedekiah.
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The sons of Jeconiah the captive: his sons Shealtiel,
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Malchiram, Pedaiah, Shenazzar, Jekamiah, Hoshama, and Nedabiah.
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Pedaiah's sons: Zerubbabel and Shimei. Zerubbabel's sons: Meshullam and Hananiah, with their sister Shelomith;
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and five others-- Hashubah, Ohel, Berechiah, Hasadiah, and Jushab-hesed.
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Hananiah's descendants: Pelatiah, Jeshaiah, and the sons of Rephaiah, Arnan, Obadiah, and Shecaniah.
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The son of Shecaniah: Shemaiah. Shemaiah's sons: Hattush, Igal, Bariah, Neariah, and Shaphat-- six.
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Neariah's sons: Elioenai, Hizkiah, and Azrikam-- three.
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Elioenai's sons: Hodaviah, Eliashib, Pelaiah, Akkub, Johanan, Delaiah, and Anani-- seven.

1 Chronicles chapter 4

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Judah's sons: Perez, Hezron, Carmi, Hur, and Shobal.
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Reaiah son of Shobal fathered Jahath, and Jahath fathered Ahumai and Lahad. These were the families of the Zorathites.
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These were Etam's sons: Jezreel, Ishma, and Idbash, and their sister was named Hazzelelponi.
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Penuel fathered Gedor, and Ezer fathered Hushah. These were the sons of Hur, Ephrathah's firstborn and the father of Bethlehem:
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Asshur fathered Tekoa and had two wives, Helah and Naarah.
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Naarah bore him Ahuzzam, Hepher, Temeni, and Haahashtari. These were Naarah's sons.
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Helah's sons: Zereth, Zohar, and Ethnan.
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Koz fathered Anub, Zobebah, and the families of Aharhel son of Harum.
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Jabez was more honorable than his brothers. His mother named him Jabez and said, "I gave birth to him in pain."
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Jabez called out to the God of Israel: "If only You would bless me, extend my border, let Your hand be with me, and keep me from harm, so that I will not cause any pain." And God granted his request.
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Chelub brother of Shuhah fathered Mehir, who was the father of Eshton.
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Eshton fathered Beth-rapha, Paseah, and Tehinnah the father of Irnahash. These were the men of Recah.
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Kenaz's sons: Othniel and Seraiah. Othniel's sons: Hathath and Meonothai.
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Meonothai fathered Ophrah, and Seraiah fathered Joab, the ancestor of [those in] the Valley of Craftsmen, for they were craftsmen.
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The sons of Caleb son of Jephunneh: Iru, Elah, and Naam. Elah's son: Kenaz.
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Jehallelel's sons: Ziph, Ziphah, Tiria, and Asarel.
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Ezrah's sons: Jether, Mered, Epher, and Jalon. Mered's wife Bithiah gave birth to Miriam, Shammai, and Ishbah the father of Eshtemoa.
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These were the sons of Pharaoh's daughter Bithiah; Mered had married her. His Judean wife gave birth to Jered the father of Gedor, Heber the father of Soco, and Jekuthiel the father of Zanoah.
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The sons of Hodiah's wife, the sister of Naham: the father of Keilah the Garmite and [the father of] Eshtemoa the Maacathite.
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Shimon's sons: Amnon, Rinnah, Ben-hanan, and Tilon. Ishi's sons: Zoheth and Ben-zoheth.
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The sons of Shelah son of Judah: Er the father of Lecah, Laadah the father of Mareshah, the families of the guild of linen workers at Beth-ashbea,
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Jokim, the men of Cozeba; and Joash and Saraph, who married Moabites and returned to Lehem. These [names] are from ancient records.
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They were the potters and residents of Netaim and Gederah. They lived there in the service of the king.
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Simeon's sons: Nemuel, Jamin, Jarib, Zerah, and Shaul;
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[Shaul's sons:] his son Shallum, his son Mibsam, and his son Mishma.
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Mishma's sons: his son Hammuel, his son Zaccur, and his son Shimei.
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Shimei had 16 sons and six daughters, but his brothers did not have many children, so their whole family did not become as numerous as the Judeans.
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They lived in Beer-sheba, Moladah, Hazar-shual,
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Bilhah, Ezem, Tolad,
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Bethuel, Hormah, Ziklag,
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Beth-marcaboth, Hazar-susim, Beth-biri, and Shaaraim. These were their cities until David became king.
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Their villages were Etam, Ain, Rimmon, Tochen, and Ashan-- five cities,
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and all their surrounding villages as far as Baal. These were their settlements, and they kept a genealogical record for themselves.
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Meshobab, Jamlech, Joshah son of Amaziah,
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Joel, Jehu son of Joshibiah, son of Seraiah, son of Asiel,
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Elioenai, Jaakobah, Jeshohaiah, Asaiah, Adiel, Jesimiel, Benaiah,
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and Ziza son of Shiphi, son of Allon, son of Jedaiah, son of Shimri, son of Shemaiah--
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these mentioned by name were leaders in their families. Their ancestral houses increased greatly.
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They went to the entrance of Gedor, to the east side of the valley to seek pasture for their flocks.
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They found rich, good pasture, and the land was broad, peaceful, and quiet, for some Hamites had lived there previously.
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These who were recorded by name came in the days of King Hezekiah of Judah, attacked the Hamites' tents and the Meunim who were found there, and set them apart for destruction, as they are today. Then they settled in their place because there was pasture for their flocks.
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Now 500 men from these sons of Simeon went with Pelatiah, Neariah, Rephaiah, and Uzziel, the sons of Ishi, as their leaders to Mount Seir.
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They struck down the remnant of the Amalekites who had escaped and still live there today.