1 Chronicles 5:3
New International Version
the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel: Hanok, Pallu, Hezron and Karmi.

New Living Translation
The sons of Reuben, the oldest son of Israel, were Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

English Standard Version
the sons of Reuben, the firstborn of Israel: Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

Berean Study Bible
The sons of Reuben, the firstborn of Israel: Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

King James Bible
The sons, I say, of Reuben the firstborn of Israel were, Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

New King James Version
the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel were Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

New American Standard Bible
the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel were Hanoch and Pallu, and Hezron and Carmi.

NASB 1995
the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel were Hanoch and Pallu, Hezron and Carmi.

NASB 1977
the sons of Reuben the first-born of Israel were Hanoch and Pallu, Hezron and Carmi.

Amplified Bible
the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel: Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

Christian Standard Bible
The sons of Reuben, Israel’s firstborn: Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The sons of Reuben, Israel’s firstborn: Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

American Standard Version
the sons of Reuben the first-born of Israel: Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
The sons of Rubil, the firstborn of Israel: Khenuk and Palu and Khetsrun and Karmi.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
The sons of Ruben the first-born of Israel; Enoch, and Phallus, Asrom, and Charmi.

Contemporary English Version
Reuben had four sons: Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The sons then of Ruben the firstborn of Israel were Enoch, and Phallu, Esron, and Charmi.

English Revised Version
the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel; Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

Good News Translation
Reuben, the oldest of Jacob's sons, had four sons: Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The sons of Reuben, Israel's firstborn, were Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

International Standard Version
The descendants of Reuben, Israel's firstborn, included Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

JPS Tanakh 1917
the sons of Reuben the first-born of Israel: Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

Literal Standard Version
sons of Reuben, firstborn of Israel: Enoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

NET Bible
The sons of Reuben, Israel's firstborn: Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

New Heart English Bible
the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel: Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

World English Bible
the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel: Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

Young's Literal Translation
Sons of Reuben, first-born of Israel: Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Descendants of Reuben
2And though Judah prevailed over his brothers and a ruler came from him, the birthright belonged to Joseph. 3The sons of Reuben, the firstborn of Israel: Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi. 4The descendants of Joel: Shemaiah his son, Gog his son, Shimei his son,…

Cross References
Genesis 46:9
The sons of Reuben: Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

Exodus 6:14
These were the heads of their fathers' houses: The sons of Reuben, the firstborn of Israel, were Hanoch and Pallu, Hezron and Carmi. These were the clans of Reuben.

Numbers 26:5
Reuben was the firstborn of Israel. These were the descendants of Reuben: The Hanochite clan from Hanoch, the Palluite clan from Pallu,


Treasury of Scripture

The sons, I say, of Reuben the firstborn of Israel were, Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.

sons.

Genesis 46:9
And the sons of Reuben; Hanoch, and Phallu, and Hezron, and Carmi.

Exodus 6:14
These be the heads of their fathers' houses: The sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel; Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi: these be the families of Reuben.

Numbers 26:5-9
Reuben, the eldest son of Israel: the children of Reuben; Hanoch, of whom cometh the family of the Hanochites: of Pallu, the family of the Palluites: …

Hanoch.

Genesis 25:4
And the sons of Midian; Ephah, and Epher, and Hanoch, and Abida, and Eldaah. All these were the children of Keturah.

Pallu.

Genesis 46:9
And the sons of Reuben; Hanoch, and Phallu, and Hezron, and Carmi.

Phallu.

Numbers 26:5
Reuben, the eldest son of Israel: the children of Reuben; Hanoch, of whom cometh the family of the Hanochites: of Pallu, the family of the Palluites:

Hezron.

Genesis 46:9
And the sons of Reuben; Hanoch, and Phallu, and Hezron, and Carmi.

Carmi.

1 Chronicles 4:1
The sons of Judah; Pharez, Hezron, and Carmi, and Hur, and Shobal.









(3) Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi.--So Genesis 46:9; Exodus 6:14; Numbers 26:5-7. Considering the prominence of Hezron and Carmi among the clans of Judah, it is remarkable to find their names recurring among the main branches of Reuben.

Verse 3. - The four sons of Reuben here given are first enumerated in Genesis 46:9; then in Exodus 6:14; and again in Numbers 26:5-7, where are also found the corresponding chief families of the tribe, the total of their fighting numbers amounting to 43,730, compared with 46,500 at the time of the Sinai census (Numbers 2:11), a diminution due to the plague for the idolatry of Baal-peor (Numbers 25:9).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
The sons
בְּנֵ֥י (bə·nê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 1121: A son

of Reuben,
רְאוּבֵ֖ן (rə·’ū·ḇên)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 7205: Reuben -- 'behold a son!' oldest son of Jacob, also his desc

the firstborn
בְּכ֣וֹר (bə·ḵō·wr)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 1060: Firstborn, chief

of Israel:
יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל (yiś·rā·’êl)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3478: Israel -- 'God strives', another name of Jacob and his desc

Hanoch,
חֲנ֥וֹךְ (ḥă·nō·wḵ)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 2585: Enoch -- four Israelites, sons of Cain, Jered, Midian and Reuben

Pallu,
וּפַלּ֖וּא (ū·p̄al·lū)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 6396: Pallu -- a son of Reuben

Hezron,
חֶצְר֥וֹן (ḥeṣ·rō·wn)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 2696: Hezron -- two Israelites, also two places in Judah

and Carmi.
וְכַרְמִֽי׃ (wə·ḵar·mî)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3756: Carmi -- two Israelites


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