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1 The four sons of Issachar were Tola, Puah, Jashub, and Shimron. 1 The sons of Issachar: Tola, Puah, Jashub and Shimron--four in all.
2 The sons of Tola were Uzzi, Rephaiah, Jeriel, Jahmai, Ibsam, and Shemuel. Each of them was the leader of an ancestral clan. At the time of King David, the total number of men available for military service from these families was 22,600. 2 The sons of Tola: Uzzi, Rephaiah, Jeriel, Jahmai, Ibsam and Samuel--heads of their families. During the reign of David, the descendants of Tola listed as fighting men in their genealogy numbered 22,600.
3 The son of Uzzi was Izrahiah. The sons of Izrahiah were Michael, Obadiah, Joel, and Isshiah. These five became the leaders of clans. 3 The son of Uzzi: Izrahiah. The sons of Izrahiah: Michael, Obadiah, Joel and Isshiah. All five of them were chiefs.
4 The total number of men available for military service among their descendants was 36,000, for all five of them had many wives and many sons. 4 According to their family genealogy, they had 36,000 men ready for battle, for they had many wives and children.
5 The total number of men available for military service from all the clans of the tribe of Issachar was 87,000. All of them were listed in their tribal genealogy. 5 The relatives who were fighting men belonging to all the clans of Issachar, as listed in their genealogy, were 87,000 in all.
6 Three of Benjamin's sons were Bela, Beker, and Jediael. 6 Three sons of Benjamin: Bela, Beker and Jediael.
7 The sons of Bela were Ezbon, Uzzi, Uzziel, Jerimoth, and Iri. These five warriors were the leaders of clans. The total number of men available for military service among their descendants was 22,034. All of them were listed in their family genealogy. 7 The sons of Bela: Ezbon, Uzzi, Uzziel, Jerimoth and Iri, heads of families--five in all. Their genealogical record listed 22,034 fighting men.
8 The sons of Beker were Zemirah, Joash, Eliezer, Elioenai, Omri, Jeremoth, Abijah, Anathoth, and Alemeth. 8 The sons of Beker: Zemirah, Joash, Eliezer, Elioenai, Omri, Jeremoth, Abijah, Anathoth and Alemeth. All these were the sons of Beker.
9 According to their family genealogy, there were 20,200 men available for military service among their descendants, in addition to their clan leaders. 9 Their genealogical record listed the heads of families and 20,200 fighting men.
10 The son of Jediael was Bilhan. The sons of Bilhan were Jeush, Benjamin, Ehud, Kenaanah, Zethan, Tarshish, and Ahishahar. 10 The son of Jediael: Bilhan. The sons of Bilhan: Jeush, Benjamin, Ehud, Kenaanah, Zethan, Tarshish and Ahishahar.
11 They were the leaders of the clans of Jediael, and their descendants included 17,200 men available for military service. 11 All these sons of Jediael were heads of families. There were 17,200 fighting men ready to go out to war.
12 The sons of Ir were Shuppim and Huppim. Hushim was the son of Aher. 12 The Shuppites and Huppites were the descendants of Ir, and the Hushites the descendants of Aher.
13 The sons of Naphtali were Jahzeel, Guni, Jezer, and Shillem. They were all descendants of Jacob's wife Bilhah. 13 The sons of Naphtali: Jahziel, Guni, Jezer and Shillem--the descendants of Bilhah.
14 The sons of Manasseh, born to his Aramean concubine, were Asriel and Makir. Makir was the father of Gilead. 14 The descendants of Manasseh:
15 Makir found wives for Huppim and Shuppim. Makir's sister was named Maacah. One of his descendants was Zelophehad, who had only daughters. 15 Makir took a wife from among the Huppites and Shuppites. His sister's name was Maacah.
16 Makir's wife, Maacah, gave birth to a son whom she named Peresh. His brother's name was Sheresh. The sons of Peresh were Ulam and Rakem. 16 Makir's wife Maacah gave birth to a son and named him Peresh. His brother was named Sheresh, and his sons were Ulam and Rakem.
17 The son of Ulam was Bedan. All these were considered Gileadites, descendants of Makir son of Manasseh. 17 The son of Ulam: Bedan. These were the sons of Gilead son of Makir, the son of Manasseh.
18 Makir's sister Hammoleketh gave birth to Ishhod, Abiezer, and Mahlah. 18 His sister Hammoleketh gave birth to Ishhod, Abiezer and Mahlah.
19 The sons of Shemida were Ahian, Shechem, Likhi, and Aniam. 19 The sons of Shemida were: Ahian, Shechem, Likhi and Aniam.
20 The descendants of Ephraim were Shuthelah, Bered, Tahath, Eleadah, Tahath, 20 The descendants of Ephraim: Shuthelah, Bered his son, Tahath his son, Eleadah his son, Tahath his son,
21 Zabad, and Shuthelah. Ephraim's sons Ezer and Elead were killed trying to steal livestock from the local farmers near Gath. 21 Zabad his son and Shuthelah his son. Ezer and Elead were killed by the native-born men of Gath, when they went down to seize their livestock.
22 Their father, Ephraim, mourned for them a long time, and his relatives came to comfort him. 22 Their father Ephraim mourned for them many days, and his relatives came to comfort him.
23 Afterward Ephraim slept with his wife, and she became pregnant and gave birth to a son. Ephraim named him Beriah because of the tragedy his family had suffered. 23 Then he lay with his wife again, and she became pregnant and gave birth to a son. He named him Beriah, because there had been misfortune in his family.
24 Ephraim had a daughter named Sheerah. She built the towns of Lower and Upper Beth-horon and Uzzen-sheerah. 24 His daughter was Sheerah, who built Lower and Upper Beth Horon as well as Uzzen Sheerah.
25 Ephraim's line of descent was Rephah, Resheph, Telah, Tahan, 25 Rephah was his son, Resheph his son, Telah his son, Tahan his son,
26 Ladan, Ammihud, Elishama, 26 Ladan his son, Ammihud his son, Elishama his son,
27 Nun, and Joshua. 27 Nun his son and Joshua his son.
28 The descendants of Ephraim lived in the territory that included Bethel and its surrounding towns to the south, Naaran to the east, Gezer and its villages to the west, and Shechem and its surrounding villages to the north as far as Ayyah and its towns. 28 Their lands and settlements included Bethel and its surrounding villages, Naaran to the east, Gezer and its villages to the west, and Shechem and its villages all the way to Ayyah and its villages.
29 Along the border of Manasseh were the towns of Beth-shan, Taanach, Megiddo, Dor, and their surrounding villages. The descendants of Joseph son of Israel lived in these towns. 29 Along the borders of Manasseh were Beth Shan, Taanach, Megiddo and Dor, together with their villages. The descendants of Joseph son of Israel lived in these towns.
30 The sons of Asher were Imnah, Ishvah, Ishvi, and Beriah. They had a sister named Serah. 30 The sons of Asher: Imnah, Ishvah, Ishvi and Beriah. Their sister was Serah.
31 The sons of Beriah were Heber and Malkiel (the father of Birzaith). 31 The sons of Beriah: Heber and Malkiel, who was the father of Birzaith.
32 The sons of Heber were Japhlet, Shomer, and Hotham. They had a sister named Shua. 32 Heber was the father of Japhlet, Shomer and Hotham and of their sister Shua.
33 The sons of Japhlet were Pasach, Bimhal, and Ashvath. 33 The sons of Japhlet: Pasach, Bimhal and Ashvath. These were Japhlet's sons.
34 The sons of Shomer were Ahi, Rohgah, Hubbah, and Aram. 34 The sons of Shomer: Ahi, Rohgah, Hubbah and Aram.
35 The sons of his brother Helem were Zophah, Imna, Shelesh, and Amal. 35 The sons of his brother Helem: Zophah, Imna, Shelesh and Amal.
36 The sons of Zophah were Suah, Harnepher, Shual, Beri, Imrah, 36 The sons of Zophah: Suah, Harnepher, Shual, Beri, Imrah,
37 Bezer, Hod, Shamma, Shilshah, Ithran, and Beera. 37 Bezer, Hod, Shamma, Shilshah, Ithran and Beera.
38 The sons of Jether were Jephunneh, Pispah, and Ara. 38 The sons of Jether: Jephunneh, Pispah and Ara.
39 The sons of Ulla were Arah, Hanniel, and Rizia. 39 The sons of Ulla: Arah, Hanniel and Rizia.
40 Each of these descendants of Asher was the head of an ancestral clan. They were all skilled warriors and prominent leaders. There were 26,000 men available for military service among the descendants listed in their tribal genealogy. 40 All these were descendants of Asher--heads of families, choice men, brave warriors and outstanding leaders. The number of men ready for battle, as listed in their genealogy, was 26,000.