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1 Chronicles 4

NCV 1 Judah's descendants were Perez, Hezron, Carmi, Hur, and Shobal. NIV 1 The descendants of Judah: Perez, Hezron, Carmi, Hur and Shobal. NCV 2 Reaiah was Shobal's son. Reaiah was the father of Jahath, and Jahath was the father of Ahumai and Lahad. They were the family groups of the Zorathite people. NIV 2 Reaiah son of Shobal was the father of Jahath, and Jahath the father of Ahumai and Lahad. These were the clans of the Zorathites. NCV 3 NIV 3 These were the sons of Etam: Jezreel, Ishma and Idbash. Their sister was named Hazzelelponi. NCV 4 Hur was the oldest son of Caleb and his wife Ephrathah. Hur was the leader of Bethlehem. His three sons were Etam, Penuel, and Ezer. Etam's sons were Jezreel, Ishma, and Idbash. They had a sister named Hazzelelponi. Penuel was the father of Gedor, and Ezer was the father of Hushah. NIV 4 Penuel was the father of Gedor, and Ezer the father of Hushah. These were the descendants of Hur, the firstborn of Ephrathah and father of Bethlehem. NCV 5 Tekoa's father was Ashhur. Ashhur had two wives named Helah and Naarah. NIV 5 Ashhur the father of Tekoa had two wives, Helah and Naarah. NCV 6 The sons of Ashhur and Naarah were Ahuzzam, Hepher, Temeni, and Haahashtari. These were the descendants of Naarah. NIV 6 Naarah bore him Ahuzzam, Hepher, Temeni and Haahashtari. These were the descendants of Naarah. NCV 7 Helah's sons were Zereth, Zohar, Ethnan, NIV 7 The sons of Helah: Zereth, Zohar, Ethnan, NCV 8 and Koz. Koz was the father of Anub, Hazzobebah, and the Aharhel family group. Aharhel was the son of Harum. NIV 8 and Koz, who was the father of Anub and Hazzobebah and of the clans of Aharhel son of Harum. NCV 9 There was a man named Jabez, who was respected more than his brothers. His mother named him Jabezn because she said, "I was in much pain when I gave birth to him." NIV 9 Jabez was more honorable than his brothers. His mother had named him Jabez, saying, "I gave birth to him in pain." NCV 10 Jabez prayed to the God of Israel, "Please do good things for me and give me more land. Stay with me, and don't let anyone hurt me. Then I won't have any pain." And God did what Jabez had asked. NIV 10 Jabez cried out to the God of Israel, "Oh, that you would bless me and enlarge my territory! Let your hand be with me, and keep me from harm so that I will be free from pain." And God granted his request. NCV 11 Kelub, Shuhah's brother, was the father of Mehir. Mehir was the father of Eshton. NIV 11 Kelub, Shuhah's brother, was the father of Mehir, who was the father of Eshton. NCV 12 Eshton was the father of Beth Rapha, Paseah, and Tehinnah. Tehinnah was the father of the people from the town of Nahash. These people were from Recah. NIV 12 Eshton was the father of Beth Rapha, Paseah and Tehinnah the father of Ir Nahash. These were the men of Recah. NCV 13 The sons of Kenaz were Othniel and Seraiah. Othniel's sons were Hathath and Meonothai. NIV 13 The sons of Kenaz: Othniel and Seraiah. The sons of Othniel: Hathath and Meonothai. NCV 14 Meonothai was the father of Ophrah. Seraiah was the father of Joab. Joab was the ancestor of the people from Craftsmen's Valley, named that because the people living there were craftsmen. NIV 14 Meonothai was the father of Ophrah. Seraiah was the father of Joab, the father of Ge Harashim. It was called this because its people were craftsmen. NCV 15 Caleb was Jephunneh's son. Caleb's sons were Iru, Elah, and Naam. Elah's son was Kenaz. NIV 15 The sons of Caleb son of Jephunneh: Iru, Elah and Naam. The son of Elah: Kenaz. NCV 16 Jehallelel's sons were Ziph, Ziphah, Tiria, and Asarel. NIV 16 The sons of Jehallelel: Ziph, Ziphah, Tiria and Asarel. NCV 17 NIV 17 The sons of Ezrah: Jether, Mered, Epher and Jalon. One of Mered's wives gave birth to Miriam, Shammai and Ishbah the father of Eshtemoa. NCV 18 Ezrah's sons were Jether, Mered, Epher, and Jalon. Mered married Bithiah, the daughter of the king of Egypt. The children of Mered and Bithiah were Miriam, Shammai, and Ishbah. Ishbah was the father of Eshtemoa. Mered also had a wife from Judah, who gave birth to Jered, Heber, and Jekuthiel. Jered became the father of Gedor. Heber became the father of Soco. And Jekuthiel became the father of Zanoah. NIV 18 (His Judean wife gave birth to Jered the father of Gedor, Heber the father of Soco, and Jekuthiel the father of Zanoah.) These were the children of Pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, whom Mered had married. NCV 19 Hodiah's wife was Naham's sister. The sons of Hodiah's wife were Eshtemoa and the father of Keilah. Keilah was from the Garmite people, and Eshtemoa was from the Maacathite people. NIV 19 The sons of Hodiah's wife, the sister of Naham: the father of Keilah the Garmite, and Eshtemoa the Maacathite. NCV 20 Shimon's sons were Amnon, Rinnah, Ben-Hanan, and Tilon. Ishi's sons were Zoheth and Ben-Zoheth. NIV 20 The sons of Shimon: Amnon, Rinnah, Ben-Hanan and Tilon. The descendants of Ishi: Zoheth and Ben-Zoheth. NCV 21 NIV 21 The sons of Shelah son of Judah: Er the father of Lecah, Laadah the father of Mareshah and the clans of the linen workers at Beth Ashbea, NCV 22 Shelah was Judah's son. Shelah's sons were Er, Laadah, Jokim, the men from Cozeba, Joash, and Saraph. Er was the father of Lecah. Laadah was the father of Mareshah and the family groups of linen workers at Beth Ashbea. Joash and Saraph ruled in Moab and Jashubi Lehem. The writings about this family are very old. NIV 22 Jokim, the men of Cozeba, and Joash and Saraph, who ruled in Moab and Jashubi Lehem. (These records are from ancient times.) NCV 23 These sons of Shelah were potters. They lived in Netaim and Gederah and worked for the king. NIV 23 They were the potters who lived at Netaim and Gederah; they stayed there and worked for the king. NCV 24 Simeon's sons were Nemuel, Jamin, Jarib, Zerah, and Shaul. NIV 24 The descendants of Simeon: Nemuel, Jamin, Jarib, Zerah and Shaul; NCV 25 Shaul's son was Shallum. Shallum's son was Mibsam. Mibsam's son was Mishma. NIV 25 Shallum was Shaul's son, Mibsam his son and Mishma his son. NCV 26 Mishma's son was Hammuel. Hammuel's son was Zaccur. Zaccur's son was Shimei. NIV 26 The descendants of Mishma: Hammuel his son, Zaccur his son and Shimei his son. NCV 27 Shimei had sixteen sons and six daughters, but his brothers did not have many children, so there were not as many people in their family group as there were in Judah. NIV 27 Shimei had sixteen sons and six daughters, but his brothers did not have many children; so their entire clan did not become as numerous as the people of Judah. NCV 28 Shimei's children lived in Beersheba, Moladah, Hazar Shual, NIV 28 They lived in Beersheba, Moladah, Hazar Shual, NCV 29 Bilhah, Ezem, Tolad, NIV 29 Bilhah, Ezem, Tolad, NCV 30 Bethuel, Hormah, Ziklag, NIV 30 Bethuel, Hormah, Ziklag, NCV 31 Beth Marcaboth, Hazar Susim, Beth Biri, and Shaaraim. They lived in these cities until David became king. NIV 31 Beth Marcaboth, Hazar Susim, Beth Biri and Shaaraim. These were their towns until the reign of David. NCV 32 The five villages near these cities were Etam, Ain, Rimmon, Token, and Ashan. NIV 32 Their surrounding villages were Etam, Ain, Rimmon, Token and Ashan--five towns-- NCV 33 There were also other villages as far away as Baalath. This is where they lived. And they wrote the history of their family. NIV 33 and all the villages around these towns as far as Baalath. These were their settlements. And they kept a genealogical record. NCV 34 NIV 34 Meshobab, Jamlech, Joshah son of Amaziah, NCV 35 NIV 35 Joel, Jehu son of Joshibiah, the son of Seraiah, the son of Asiel, NCV 36 NIV 36 also Elioenai, Jaakobah, Jeshohaiah, Asaiah, Adiel, Jesimiel, Benaiah, NCV 37 NIV 37 and Ziza son of Shiphi, the son of Allon, the son of Jedaiah, the son of Shimri, the son of Shemaiah. NCV 38 The men in this list were leaders of their family groups: Meshobab, Jamlech, Joshah son of Amaziah, Joel, Jehu son of Joshibiah (Joshibiah was the son of Seraiah, who was the son of Asiel), Elioenai, Jaakobah, Jeshohaiah, Asaiah, Adiel, Jesimiel, Benaiah, and Ziza. (Ziza was the son of Shiphi, who was the son of Allon. Allon was the son of Jedaiah, who was the son of Shimri. And Shimri was the son of Shemaiah.) These families grew very large. NIV 38 The men listed above by name were leaders of their clans. Their families increased greatly, NCV 39 They went outside the city of Gedor to the east side of the valley to look for pasture for their flocks. NIV 39 and they went to the outskirts of Gedor to the east of the valley in search of pasture for their flocks. NCV 40 They found good pastures with plenty of grass, and the land was open country and peaceful and quiet. Ham's descendants had lived there in the past. NIV 40 They found rich, good pasture, and the land was spacious, peaceful and quiet. Some Hamites had lived there formerly. NCV 41 These men who were listed came to Gedor while Hezekiah was king of Judah. They fought against the Hamites, destroying their tents, and also against the Meunites who lived there, and completely destroyed them. So there are no Meunites there even today. Then these men began to live there, because there was pasture for their flocks. NIV 41 The men whose names were listed came in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah. They attacked the Hamites in their dwellings and also the Meunites who were there and completely destroyed them, as is evident to this day. Then they settled in their place, because there was pasture for their flocks. NCV 42 Ishi's sons, Pelatiah, Neariah, Rephaiah, and Uzziel, led five hundred of the Simeonites and attacked the people living in the mountains of Edom. NIV 42 And five hundred of these Simeonites, led by Pelatiah, Neariah, Rephaiah and Uzziel, the sons of Ishi, invaded the hill country of Seir. NCV 43 They killed the few Amalekites who were still alive. From that time until now these Simeonites have lived in Edom. NIV 43 They killed the remaining Amalekites who had escaped, and they have lived there to this day.