1 Chronicles 2:1-8 NLT

1 The sons of Israel a were Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Zebulun,

References for 1 Chronicles 2:1

    • v 2:1 - <I>Israel</I> is the name that God gave to Jacob.
      2 Dan, Joseph, Benjamin, Naphtali, Gad, and Asher.
      3 Judah had three sons through Bathshua, a Canaanite woman. Their names were Er, Onan, and Shelah. But the oldest son, Er, was a wicked man, so the LORD killed him.
      4 Later Judah had twin sons through Tamar, his widowed daughter-in-law. Their names were Perez and Zerah. So Judah had five sons in all.
      5 The sons of Perez were Hezron and Hamul.
      6 The sons of Zerah were Zimri, Ethan, Heman, Calcol, and Darda b -- five in all.

      References for 1 Chronicles 2:6

        • w 2:6 - As in many Hebrew manuscripts, some Greek manuscripts, and Syriac version (see also 1 Kgs 4:31); Hebrew reads <I>Dara.</I>
          7 Achan c son of Carmi, one of Zerah's descendants, brought disaster on Israel by taking plunder that had been set apart for the LORD. d

          References for 1 Chronicles 2:7

            • x 2:7 - Hebrew <I>Achar;</I> compare Josh 7:1. <I>Achar</I> means "disaster."
            • y 2:7 - The Hebrew term used here refers to the complete consecration of things or people to the L<MS>ORD</I>, either by destroying them or by giving them as an offering.
              8 The son of Ethan was Azariah.