And these are the numbers of the bandsa that were ready armed to the war, and came to David to Hebron, to turn the kingdom of Saul to him, according to the word of the LORD.24
The children of Judah that bareshield and spear were sixthousand and eighthundred, ready armedb to the war.25
Of the children of Simeon, mighty men of valour for the war,seventhousand and one hundred.26
Of the children of Levifourthousand and sixhundred.27
And Jehoiada was the leader of the Aaronites, and with him were threethousand and sevenhundred;28
And Zadok, a young manmighty of valour, and of his father'shousetwenty and twocaptains.29
And of the children of Benjamin, the kindredc of Saul,threethousand: for hitherto the greatest part of them had kept the ward of the house of Saul.30
And of the children of Ephraimtwentythousand and eighthundred,mightymen of valour,famousd throughout the house of their fathers.31
And of the halftribe of Manasseheighteenthousand, which were expressed by name, to come and make Davidking .
And of the children of Issachar, which were men that had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do ; the heads of them were two hundred; and all their brethren were at their commandment.33
Of Zebulun, such as went forth to battle,experte in war, with all instruments of war,fiftythousand, which could keep rank : they were not of doubleheart.