1 Chronicles 4:4 NIV

4 Penuel was the father of Gedor, and Ezer the father of Hushah. These were the descendants of Hur, the firstborn of Ephrathah and fathera of Bethlehem.

References for 1 Chronicles 4:4

    • ƒ 4:4 - "Father" may mean "civic leader" or "military leader" ; also in verses 12, 14, 17, 18 and possibly elsewhere.

      Study tools for 1 Chronicles 4:4

      • 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.