1 Chronicles 7:40 NLT

40 Each of these descendants of Asher was the head of an ancestral clan. They were all select men—mighty warriors and outstanding leaders. The total number of men available for military service was 26,000, as listed in their genealogical records.

Study tools for 1 Chronicles 7:40

  • a 7:13 - As in parallel text at Gen 46:24 ; Hebrew reads Jahziel, a variant spelling of Jahzeel.
  • b 7:13 - As in some Hebrew and Greek manuscripts (see also Gen 46:24 ; Num 26:49 ); most Hebrew manuscripts read Shallum.
  • c 7:15 - Or Makir took a wife from. The meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain.
  • d 7:23 - Beriah sounds like a Hebrew term meaning “tragedy” or “misfortune.”
  • e 7:29 - Hebrew Beth-shean, a variant spelling of Beth-shan.
  • f 7:29 - Israel is the name that God gave to Jacob.
  • g 7:34 - Or The sons of Shomer, his brother, were.
  • h 7:35 - Possibly another name for Hotham; compare 7:32 .
  • i 7:37 - Possibly another name for Jether; compare 7:38 .