The sons of Manasseh, born to his Aramean concubine, were Asriel and Makir. Makir was the father of Gilead.
Makir found wives for Huppim and Shuppim. Makir's sister was named Maacah. One of his descendants was Zelophehad, who had only daughters.
Makir's wife, Maacah, gave birth to a son whom she named Peresh. His brother's name was Sheresh. The sons of Peresh were Ulam and Rakem.
The son of Ulam was Bedan. All these were considered Gileadites, descendants of Makir son of Manasseh.
Makir's sister Hammoleketh gave birth to Ishhod, Abiezer, and Mahlah.
The sons of Shemida were Ahian, Shechem, Likhi, and Aniam.
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