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1 Chronicles 3 NIV

The Sons of David

1 These were the sons of David born to him in Hebron: The firstborn was Amnon the son of Ahinoam of Jezreel; the second, Daniel the son of Abigail of Carmel;

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2 the third, Absalom the son of Maakah daughter of Talmai king of Geshur; the fourth, Adonijah the son of Haggith;

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3 the fifth, Shephatiah the son of Abital; and the sixth, Ithream, by his wife Eglah.
4 These six were born to David in Hebron, where he reigned seven years and six months. David reigned in Jerusalem thirty-three years,

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5 and these were the children born to him there: Shammua,a Shobab, Nathan and Solomon. These four were by Bathshebab daughter of Ammiel.

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    • } 3:5 - Hebrew "Shimea," a variant of "Shammua"
    • ~ 3:5 - One Hebrew manuscript and Vulgate (see also Septuagint and 2 Samuel 11:3); most Hebrew manuscripts "Bathshua"
      6 There were also Ibhar, Elishua,c Eliphelet,

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        •  3:6 - Two Hebrew manuscripts (see also 2 Samuel 5:15 and 1 Chron. 14:5); most Hebrew manuscripts "Elishama"
          7 Nogah, Nepheg, Japhia,
          8 Elishama, Eliada and Eliphelet—nine in all.
          9 All these were the sons of David, besides his sons by his concubines. And Tamar was their sister.

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          The Kings of Judah

          10 Solomon’s son was Rehoboam, Abijah his son, Asa his son, Jehoshaphat his son,

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          11 Jehoramd his son, Ahaziah his son, Joash his son,

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            • € 3:11 - Hebrew "Joram," a variant of "Jehoram"
              12 Amaziah his son, Azariah his son, Jotham his son,

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              13 Ahaz his son, Hezekiah his son, Manasseh his son,
              14 Amon his son, Josiah his son.

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              15 The sons of Josiah: Johanan the firstborn, Jehoiakim the second son, Zedekiah the third, Shallum the fourth.

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              16 The successors of Jehoiakim: Jehoiachine his son, and Zedekiah.

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                •  3:16 - Hebrew "Jeconiah," a variant of "Jehoiachin" ; also in verse 17

                  The Royal Line After the Exile

                  17 The descendants of Jehoiachin the captive: Shealtiel his son,

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                  18 Malkiram, Pedaiah, Shenazzar, Jekamiah, Hoshama and Nedabiah.

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                  19 The sons of Pedaiah: Zerubbabel and Shimei. The sons of Zerubbabel: Meshullam and Hananiah. Shelomith was their sister.

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                      20 There were also five others: Hashubah, Ohel, Berekiah, Hasadiah and Jushab-Hesed.
                      21 The descendants of Hananiah: Pelatiah and Jeshaiah, and the sons of Rephaiah, of Arnan, of Obadiah and of Shekaniah.
                      22 The descendants of Shekaniah: Shemaiah and his sons: Hattush, Igal, Bariah, Neariah and Shaphat—six in all.

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                      23 The sons of Neariah: Elioenai, Hizkiah and Azrikam—three in all.
                      24 The sons of Elioenai: Hodaviah, Eliashib, Pelaiah, Akkub, Johanan, Delaiah and Anani—seven in all.

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                      • a 3:5 - Hebrew "Shimea," a variant of "Shammua"
                      • b 3:5 - One Hebrew manuscript and Vulgate (see also Septuagint and 2 Samuel 11:3); most Hebrew manuscripts "Bathshua"
                      • c 3:6 - Two Hebrew manuscripts (see also 2 Samuel 5:15 and 1 Chron. 14:5); most Hebrew manuscripts "Elishama"
                      • d 3:11 - Hebrew "Joram," a variant of "Jehoram"
                      • e 3:16 - Hebrew "Jeconiah," a variant of "Jehoiachin" ; also in verse 17