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David's Descendants

1 These were David's sons who were born to him in Hebron: Amnon was the firstborn, by Ahinoam of Jezreel; Daniel was [born] second, by Abigail of Carmel;

References for 1 Chronicles 3:1

      2 Absalom son of Maacah, daughter of King Talmai of Geshur, was third; Adonijah son of Haggith was fourth;
      3 Shephatiah, by Abital, was fifth; and Ithream, by David's wife Eglah, was sixth.
      4 Six sons were born to David in Hebron, where he ruled seven years and six months,a and he ruled in Jerusalem 33 years.

      References for 1 Chronicles 3:4

        • a 3:4 - 2 Sm 3:2-5
          5 These [sons] were born to him in Jerusalem: Shimea, Shobab, Nathan, and Solomon. These four were [born to him] by Bath-shua daughter of Ammiel.
          6 [David's other sons]: Ibhar, Elishua,b Eliphelet,

          References for 1 Chronicles 3:6

            • b 3:6 - Lit Elishama; 1 Ch 14:5; 2 Sm 5:15
              7 Nogah, Nepheg, Japhia,
              8 Elishama, Eliada, and Eliphelet-nine sons.
              9 [These] were all David's sons, with their sister Tamar, in addition to the sons by his concubines.c

              References for 1 Chronicles 3:9

                • c 3:9 - 1 Ch 14:4-6; 2 Sm 5:14-15

                  Judah's Kings

                  10 Solomon's son was Rehoboam; his son was Abijah, his son Asa, his son Jehoshaphat,

                  References for 1 Chronicles 3:10

                      11 his son Jehoram,de his son Ahaziah, his son Joash,

                      References for 1 Chronicles 3:11

                        • d 3:11 - Lit Joram
                        • e 3:11 - The Lord is Exalted
                          12 his son Amaziah, his son Azariah, his son Jotham,
                          13 his son Ahaz, his son Hezekiah, his son Manasseh,
                          14 his son Amon, and his son Josiah.
                          15 Josiah's sons: Johanan was the firstborn, Jehoiakim second, Zedekiah third, and Shallum fourth.
                          16 Jehoiakim's sons: his sons Jeconiah and Zedekiah.

                          David's Line After the Exile

                          17 The sons of Jeconiah the captive: his sons Shealtiel,

                          References for 1 Chronicles 3:17

                              18 Malchiram, Pedaiah, Shenazzar, Jekamiah, Hoshama, and Nedabiah.
                              19 Pedaiah's sons: Zerubbabel and Shimei. Zerubbabel's sons: Meshullam and Hananiah, with their sister Shelomith;
                              20 and five others-Hashubah, Ohel, Berechiah, Hasadiah, and Jushab-hesed.
                              21 Hananiah's descendants: Pelatiah, Jeshaiah, and the sons of Rephaiah, Arnan, Obadiah, and Shecaniah.f

                              References for 1 Chronicles 3:21

                                • f 3:21 - LXX reads Jeshaiah, his son Rephaiah, his son Arnan, his son Obadiah, and his son Shecaniah
                                  22 The song of Shecaniah: Shemaiah. Shemaiah's sons: Hattush, Igal, Bariah, Neariah, and Shaphat-six.

                                  References for 1 Chronicles 3:22

                                    • g 3:22 - LXX; MT reads sons
                                      23 Neariah's sons: Elioenai, Hizkiah, and Azrikam-three.
                                      24 Elioenai's sons: Hodaviah, Eliashib, Pelaiah, Akkub, Johanan, Delaiah, and Anani-seven.