11The sons of Judah were Perez, Hezron, Carmi, Hur and Shobal.
2Reaiah the son of Shobalabecame the father of Jahath, and Jahathbecame the father of Ahumai and Lahad. These were the families of the Zorathites.
3These were the bsons of Etam : Jezreel, Ishma and Idbash ; and the name of their sister was Hazzelelponi.
4Penuel was the father of Gedor, and Ezer the father of Hushah. These were the sons of Hur, the firstborn of Ephrathah, the father of Bethlehem.
5Ashhur, the father of Tekoa, hadtwowives, Helah and Naarah.
6Naarahbore him Ahuzzam, Hepher, Temeni and Haahashtari. These were the sons of Naarah.
The sons of Helah were Zereth, cIzhar and Ethnan.
8Kozbecame the father of Anub and Zobebah, and the families of Aharhel the son of Harum.
9Jabez was morehonorablethan his brothers, and his mothernamed him Jabezsaying, "Because I bore him with pain."
Now Jabezcalled on the God of Israel, saying, "Oh that You would bless me indeed and enlarge my border, and that Your hand might be with me, and that You would keep me from harm that it may not pain me!" And Godgranted him what he requested.
11Chelub the brother of Shuhahbecame the father of Mehir, who was the father of Eshton.
12Eshtonbecame the father of Beth-rapha and Paseah, and Tehinnah the father of dIr-nahash. These are the men of Recah.
Now the sons of Kenaz were Othniel and Seraiah. And the sons of Othniel were Hathath and Meonothai.
14Meonothaibecame the father of Ophrah, and Seraiahbecame the father of Joab the father of eGe-harashim , for they were craftsmen.
The sons of Caleb the son of Jephunneh were Iru, Elah and Naam ; and the fson of Elah was gKenaz.
The sons of Jehallelel were Ziph and Ziphah, Tiria and Asarel.
The hsons of Ezrah were Jether, Mered, Epher and Jalon. (iAnd these are the sons of Bithia the daughter of Pharaoh, whomMeredtook ) and she conceived and bore Miriam, Shammai and Ishbah the father of Eshtemoa.
His JewishwifeboreJered the father of Gedor, and Heber the father of Soco, and Jekuthiel the father of Zanoah.
The sons of the wife of Hodiah, the sister of Naham, were the jfathers of Keilah the Garmite and Eshtemoa the Maacathite.
The sons of Shimon were Amnon and Rinnah, Benhanan and Tilon. And the sons of Ishi were Zoheth and Ben-zoheth.
The sons of Shelah the son of Judah were Er the father of Lecah and Laadah the father of Mareshah, and the families of the house of the linenworkers at Beth-ashbea ;
and Jokim, the men of Cozeba, Joash, Saraph, whoruled in Moab, and Jashubi-lehem. And the krecords are ancient.
23These were the potters and the inhabitants of Netaim and Gederah ; they livedthere with the king for his work.
The sons of Simeon were lNemuel and Jamin, mJarib, nZerah, Shaul ;
25Shallum his son, Mibsam his son, Mishma his son.
The sons of Mishma were Hammuel his son, Zaccur his son, Shimei his son.
Now Shimei had sixteensons and sixdaughters ; but his brothers did not havemanysons, nor did all their familymultiplylike the sons of Judah.
They lived at Beersheba, Moladah and Hazar-shual,
at Bilhah, Ezem, Tolad,
30Bethuel, Hormah, Ziklag,
31Beth-marcaboth, Hazar-susim, Beth-biri and Shaaraim. These were their citiesuntil the reign of David.
Their villages were Etam, Ain, Rimmon, Tochen and Ashan, fivecities ;
and all their villages that were around the samecities as far as oBaal. These were their settlements, and they have their genealogy.
34Meshobab and Jamlech and Joshah the son of Amaziah,
and Joel and Jehu the son of Joshibiah, the son of Seraiah, the son of Asiel,
and Elioenai, Jaakobah, Jeshohaiah, Asaiah, Adiel, Jesimiel, Benaiah,
37Ziza the son of Shiphi, the son of Allon, the son of Jedaiah, the son of Shimri, the son of Shemaiah ;
38thesementioned by name were leaders in their families ; and their fathers'housesincreasedgreatly.
They went to the entrance of Gedor, even to the eastside of the valley, to seekpasture for their flocks.
They foundrich and goodpasture, and 2the land was broad and quiet and peaceful ; for those who livedthereformerly were Hamites .
413These, recorded by name, came in the days of Hezekiahking of Judah, and pattacked their tents and the Meuniteswho were foundthere, and destroyed them utterly to thisday, and lived in their place, because there was pasturethere for their flocks.
From them, from the sons of Simeon, fivehundredmenwent to 4MountSeir, with Pelatiah, Neariah, Rephaiah and Uzziel, the sons of Ishi, as their leaders.
435They qdestroyed the remnant of the Amalekiteswhoescaped, and have livedthere to thisday.