1 Chronicles 2:4-22 NIV

4 Tamar,1 Judah's daughter-in-law,2 bore him Perez3 and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all.

References for 1 Chronicles 2:4

5 The sons of Perez:4 Hezron5 and Hamul.

References for 1 Chronicles 2:5

6 The sons of Zerah: Zimri, Ethan, Heman, Calcol and Dardaa--five in all.

References for 1 Chronicles 2:6

    • a 2:6 - Many Hebrew manuscripts, some Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac (see also 1 Kings 4:31); most Hebrew manuscripts "Dara"
      7 The son of Carmi: Achar,b6 who brought trouble on Israel by violating the ban on taking devoted things.c7

      References for 1 Chronicles 2:7

        • b 2:7 - "Achar" means "trouble"; "Achar" is called "Achan" in Joshua.
        • c 2:7 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.
          8 The son of Ethan: Azariah.
          9 The sons born to Hezron8 were: Jerahmeel, Ram and Caleb.d

          References for 1 Chronicles 2:9

            • d 2:9 - Hebrew "Kelubai," a variant of "Caleb"

              From Ram Son of Hezron

              10 Ram9 was the father of Amminadab10, and Amminadab the father of Nahshon,11 the leader of the people of Judah.

              References for 1 Chronicles 2:10

              11 Nahshon was the father of Salmon,e Salmon the father of Boaz,

              References for 1 Chronicles 2:11

                • e 2:11 - Septuagint (see also Ruth 4:21); Hebrew "Salma"
                  12 Boaz12 the father of Obed and Obed the father of Jesse.13

                  References for 1 Chronicles 2:12

                  13 Jesse14 was the father of Eliab15 his firstborn; the second son was Abinadab, the third Shimea,

                  References for 1 Chronicles 2:13

                  14 the fourth Nethanel, the fifth Raddai,
                  15 the sixth Ozem and the seventh David.
                  16 Their sisters were Zeruiah16 and Abigail. Zeruiah's17 three sons were Abishai, Joab18 and Asahel.

                  References for 1 Chronicles 2:16

                  17 Abigail was the mother of Amasa,19 whose father was Jether the Ishmaelite.

                  References for 1 Chronicles 2:17

                  Caleb Son of Hezron

                  18 Caleb son of Hezron had children by his wife Azubah (and by Jerioth). These were her sons: Jesher, Shobab and Ardon.

                  References for 1 Chronicles 2:18

                      19 When Azubah died, Caleb20 married Ephrath, who bore him Hur.

                      References for 1 Chronicles 2:19

                        • 24 2:19 - ver 42,50
                          20 Hur was the father of Uri, and Uri the father of Bezalel.21

                          References for 1 Chronicles 2:20

                          21 Later, Hezron lay with the daughter of Makir the father of Gilead22 (he had married her when he was sixty years old), and she bore him Segub.

                          References for 1 Chronicles 2:21

                          22 Segub was the father of Jair, who controlled twenty-three towns in Gilead.