Judges 10:1-5 NIV

Tola

1 After the time of Abimelech1 a man of Issachar,2 Tola son of Puah,3 the son of Dodo, rose to save4 Israel. He lived in Shamir,5 in the hill country of Ephraim.

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2 He leda Israel twenty-three years; then he died, and was buried in Shamir.

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    • a 10:2 - Traditionally "judged "; also in verse 3

      Jair

      3 He was followed by Jair6 of Gilead, who led Israel twenty-two years.

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      4 He had thirty sons, who rode thirty donkeys.7 They controlled thirty towns in Gilead, which to this day are called Havvoth Jair.b8

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        • b 10:4 - Or "called the settlements of Jair"
          5 When Jair9 died, he was buried in Kamon.

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