23 Here are the statistics on the battle-seasoned warriors who came down from the north to David at Hebron to hand over Saul's kingdom, in accord with God's word:
24 from Judah, carrying shield and spear, 6,800 battle-ready;
25 from Simeon, 7,100 stalwart fighters;
26 from Levi, 4,600,
27 which included Jehoiada leader of the family of Aaron, bringing 3,700 men