1 Chronicles 6:1-30 ESV

Descendants of Levi

1 a1The sons of Levi: Gershon, Kohath, and Merari.

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2 2The sons of Kohath: Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel.

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      3 3The children of Amram: Aaron, Moses, and Miriam. 4The sons of Aaron: Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.

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      4 Eleazar fathered 5Phinehas, Phinehas fathered Abishua,

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      5 Abishua fathered Bukki, Bukki fathered Uzzi,
      6 Uzzi fathered Zerahiah, Zerahiah fathered 6Meraioth,

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      7 Meraioth fathered Amariah, Amariah fathered Ahitub,
      8 7Ahitub fathered 8Zadok, Zadok fathered Ahimaaz,

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      9 Ahimaaz fathered Azariah, Azariah fathered Johanan,
      10 and Johanan fathered Azariah (9it was he who served as priest 10in the house that Solomon built in Jerusalem).

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      11 11Azariah fathered 12Amariah, Amariah fathered Ahitub,

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          12 Ahitub fathered Zadok, Zadok fathered 13Shallum,

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          13 Shallum fathered 14Hilkiah, Hilkiah fathered Azariah,

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          14 Azariah fathered 15Seraiah, Seraiah fathered Jehozadak;

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          15 and 16Jehozadak went into exile when the LORD sent Judah and Jerusalem into exile 17by the hand of Nebuchadnezzar.

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          16 b The 18sons of Levi: Gershom, Kohath, and Merari.

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            • … 6:16 - Ch 6:1 in Hebrew
              17 And these are the names of the sons of Gershom: 19Libni and Shimei.

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              18 20The sons of Kohath: Amram, Izhar, Hebron and Uzziel.

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              19 21The sons of Merari: Mahli and Mushi. These are the clans of the Levites according to their fathers.

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                  20 22Of Gershom: Libni his son, 23Jahath his son, Zimmah his son,

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                    • 198 6:20 - For ver. 20, 21, see ver. 41-43
                    • 199 6:20 - ver. 43
                      21 Joah his son, Iddo his son, Zerah his son, Jeatherai his son.
                      22 24The sons of Kohath: Amminadab his son, Korah his son, Assir his son,

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                        • 200 6:22 - For ver. 22-28, see ver. 33-38
                          23 Elkanah his son, Ebiasaph his son, Assir his son,
                          24 Tahath his son, Uriel his son, Uzziah his son, and Shaul his son.
                          25 The sons of Elkanah: Amasai and Ahimoth,
                          26 Elkanah his son, Zophai his son, Nahath his son,
                          27 Eliab his son, Jeroham his son, Elkanah his son.
                          28 The sons of Samuel: Joelc his firstborn, the second Abijah.d

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                            • † 6:28 - Septuagint, Syriac (compare verse 33 and 1 Samuel 8:2); Hebrew lacks Joel
                            • ‡ 6:28 - Hebrew and Abijah
                              29 25The sons of Merari: Mahli, Libni his son, Shimei his son, Uzzah his son,

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                                • 201 6:29 - [ver. 19, 44-47]
                                  30 Shimea his son, Haggiah his son, and Asaiah his son.