1 Chronicles 2:22
New International Version
Segub was the father of Jair, who controlled twenty-three towns in Gilead.

New Living Translation
Segub was the father of Jair, who ruled twenty-three towns in the land of Gilead.

English Standard Version
And Segub fathered Jair, who had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead.

Berean Study Bible
Segub was the father of Jair, who had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead.

King James Bible
And Segub begat Jair, who had three and twenty cities in the land of Gilead.

New King James Version
Segub begot Jair, who had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead.

New American Standard Bible
Segub fathered Jair, who had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead.

NASB 1995
Segub became the father of Jair, who had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead.

NASB 1977
And Segub became the father of Jair, who had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead.

Amplified Bible
Segub became the father of Jair, who [later] had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead.

Christian Standard Bible
Segub fathered Jair, who possessed twenty-three towns in the land of Gilead.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Segub fathered Jair, who possessed 23 towns in the land of Gilead.

American Standard Version
And Segub begat Jair, who had three and twenty cities in the land of Gilead.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Sagub begot Yair, and he had twentythree towns in the land of Gelad.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Seruch begot Jair, and he had twenty-three cities in Galaad.

Contemporary English Version
was the father of Jair, who ruled 23 villages in the region of Gilead.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Segub beget Jair, and he had three and twenty cities in the land of Galaad.

English Revised Version
And Segub begat Jair, who had three and twenty cities in the land of Gilead.

Good News Translation
and Segub had a son named Jair. Jair ruled twenty-three cities in the territory of Gilead.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Segub was the father of Jair, who had 23 towns in Gilead.

International Standard Version
Segub fathered Jair, who had 23 towns in the land of Gilead.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Segub begot Jair, who had three and twenty cities in the land of Gilead.

Literal Standard Version
And Segub begot Jair, and he has twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead,

NET Bible
Segub was the father of Jair, who owned twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead.

New Heart English Bible
Segub became the father of Jair, who had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead.

World English Bible
Segub became the father of Jair, who had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead.

Young's Literal Translation
And Segub begat Jair, and he hath twenty and three cities in the land of Gilead,

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Sons of Israel
21Later, Hezron slept with the daughter of Machir the father of Gilead. He had married her when he was sixty years old, and she bore to him Segub. 22Segub was the father of Jair, who had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead. 23But Geshur and Aram captured Havvoth-jair, along with Kenath and its sixty surrounding villages. All these were descendants of Machir the father of Gilead.…

Cross References
Deuteronomy 3:14
Jair, a descendant of Manasseh, took the whole region of Argob as far as the border of the Geshurites and Maacathites. He renamed Bashan after himself, Havvoth-jair, by which it is called to this day.

1 Chronicles 2:21
Later, Hezron slept with the daughter of Machir the father of Gilead. He had married her when he was sixty years old, and she bore to him Segub.

1 Chronicles 2:23
But Geshur and Aram captured Havvoth-jair, along with Kenath and its sixty surrounding villages. All these were descendants of Machir the father of Gilead.


Treasury of Scripture

And Segub begat Jair, who had three and twenty cities in the land of Gilead.

Jair.

Numbers 32:41
And Jair the son of Manasseh went and took the small towns thereof, and called them Havothjair.

Deuteronomy 3:14
Jair the son of Manasseh took all the country of Argob unto the coasts of Geshuri and Maachathi; and called them after his own name, Bashanhavothjair, unto this day.

Joshua 13:30
And their coast was from Mahanaim, all Bashan, all the kingdom of Og king of Bashan, and all the towns of Jair, which are in Bashan, threescore cities:









(22) And Segub begat Jair . . .--The Havothjair (tent-villages of Jair) are several times mentioned in the Pentateuch. In the passage Numbers 32:39-42 it is related--(1) That the Manassite clan of the sons of Machir took Gilead from the Amorites; (2) That Moses then formally assigned Giiead "to Machir son of Manasseh," and the clan accordingly settled there; (3) That Jair son of Manasseh had taken their (i.e., the Amorite) tent-villages, and called them Havoth-jair. Comp. Deuteronomy 3:14-15 : "Jair son of Manasseh had taken all the region of Argob unto the bounds of the Geshurite and the Maacnathite; and he called them (that is, Bashan) after his own name, Havoth-jair, unto this day. And to Machir I gave Gilead."

1Chronicles 2:21-23 show a connection between Jair and the two tribes of Judah and Manasseh thus:--

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Manasseh

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Pharez . . .

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Segub
וּשְׂג֖וּב (ū·śə·ḡūḇ)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 7687: Segub -- 'exalted', two Israelites

was the father of
הוֹלִ֣יד (hō·w·lîḏ)
Verb - Hifil - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3205: To bear young, to beget, medically, to act as midwife, to show lineage

Jair,
יָאִ֑יר (yā·’îr)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 2971: Jair -- 'he enlightens', three Israelites

who had
וַֽיְהִי־ (way·hî-)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

twenty-three
עֶשְׂרִ֤ים (‘eś·rîm)
Number - common plural
Strong's 6242: Twenty, twentieth

cities
עָרִ֔ים (‘ā·rîm)
Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 5892: Excitement

in the land
בְּאֶ֖רֶץ (bə·’e·reṣ)
Preposition-b | Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 776: Earth, land

of Gilead.
הַגִּלְעָֽד׃ (hag·gil·‘āḏ)
Article | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 1568: Gilead -- a region in Palestine, also the name of several Israelites


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