These are the numbers of the divisions of the armed troops who came to David in Hebron to turn the kingdom of Saul over to him, according to the word of the Lord.
The people of Judah bearing shield and spear numbered six thousand eight hundred armed troops.
Of the Simeonites, mighty warriors, seven thousand one hundred.
Of the Levites four thousand six hundred.
Jehoiada, leader of the house of Aaron, and with him three thousand seven hundred.
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