1 Chronicles 25:7

Overview - 1 Chronicles 25
The number and offices of the singers.
Their division by lot into four and twenty orders.
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1 Chronicles 25:7  (King James Version)
So the number of them, with their brethren that were instructed in the songs of the LORD, even all that were cunning, was two hundred fourscore and eight.

two hundred
These two hundred and eighty-eight, being twenty-four courses of twelve each, were more skilful than the other Levites; and being placed under the twenty-four sons of the chief singers, they had the four thousand before mentioned divided among them, to officiate by courses, according to their instructions: ch
23:5 .