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1 Chronicles 5:1 ESV

Descendants of Reuben

1 The sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel (1for he was the firstborn, but because 2he defiled his father's couch, 3his birthright was given to the sons of Joseph the son of Israel, so that he could not be enrolled as the oldest son;

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  • a 5:6 - Hebrew Tilgath-pilneser; also verse 26
  • b 5:24 - Septuagint, Vulgate; Hebrew and Epher