1 Chronicles 4:14 NIV

14 Meonothai was the father of Ophrah. Seraiah was the father of Joab, the father of Ge Harashim.a It was called this because its people were skilled workers.

References for 1 Chronicles 4:14

    • ‡ 4:14 - "Ge Harashim" means "valley of skilled workers."

      Study tools for 1 Chronicles 4:14

      • a 4:3 - Some Septuagint manuscripts (see also Vulgate); Hebrew "father"
      • b 4:4 - "Father" may mean "civic leader" or "military leader" ; also in verses 12, 14, 17, 18 and possibly elsewhere.
      • c 4:9 - "Jabez" sounds like the Hebrew for "pain."
      • d 4:12 - Or "of the city of Nahash"
      • e 4:13 - Some Septuagint manuscripts and Vulgate; Hebrew does not have "and Meonothai."
      • f 4:14 - "Ge Harashim" means "valley of skilled workers."
      • g 4:33 - Some Septuagint manuscripts (see also Joshua 19:8); Hebrew "Baal"
      • h 4:41 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.