17 All the generations, therefore, from Abraham to David [were] fourteen generations; and from David until the carrying away a of Babylon, fourteen generations; and from the carrying away of Babylon unto the Christ, fourteen generations.

References for Matthew 1:17

    • a 1:17 - In those days conquerors transported conquered nations to distant seats, and replaced them by others, that national feeling might not subsist, but dependence be complete. 'Carrying away' is feeble for this, but I know no other word.