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Matthew 1:1 ESV

The Genealogy of Jesus Christ

1 1The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, 2the son of David, 3the son of Abraham.

Study tools for Matthew 1:1

  • a 1:3 - Greek Aram; also verse 4
  • b 1:7 - Asaph is probably an alternate spelling for Asa; some manuscripts read Asa; also verse 8
  • c 1:10 - Amos is probably an alternate spelling for Amon; some manuscripts read Amon; twice in this verse
  • d 1:12 - Greek Salathiel; twice in this verse
  • e 1:18 - Some manuscripts of the Christ
  • f 1:18 - That is, legally pledged to be married