1 Chronicles 7:34
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English Standard Version
The sons of Shemer his brother: Rohgah, Jehubbah, and Aram.

King James Bible
And the sons of Shamer; Ahi, and Rohgah, Jehubbah, and Aram.

American Standard Version
And the sons of Shemer: Ahi, and Rohgah, Jehubbah, and Aram.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the sons of Somer: Ahi, and Roaga, and Haba, and Aram.

English Revised Version
And the sons of Shemer; Ahi, and Rohgah, Jehubbah, and Aram.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the sons of Shamer; Ahi, and Rohgah, Jehubbah, and Aram.

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Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

In 1 Chronicles 7:28 and 1 Chronicles 7:29 the possessions and dwelling-places of the tribe of Ephraim (and as we learn from the superscription, 1 Chronicles 7:29), also those of West Jordan Manasseh, are given, but in a very general way; only the chief places on the four sides being mentioned. Bethel, now Beitin, on the frontier of the tribal domains of Benjamin and Ephraim (Joshua 16:2; Joshua 18:13), and assigned to the tribe of Benjamin (Joshua 18:22), is here mentioned as an Ephraimite city on the southern frontier of the Ephraimite territory, as it belonged to the kingdom of the ten tribes; whence we gather that this register was prepared after that kingdom had come into existence. As to its position, see on Joshua 7:2. Her daughters are the smaller villages which belonged to Bethel. Naaran, without doubt the same place which is called in Joshua 16:7 נערתה (with ה loc.), is the eastern frontier city lying to the north-east of Jericho; see on Joshua 16:7. "And westward Gezer," according to Joshua 16:3, lying between Beth-horon and the sea (see on Joshua 10:33), is the frontier city on the south-west; and Shechem and Avvah (עוּה), with their daughters, are places which mark the boundary on the north-west. As to שׁכם, Shechem, the present Nabulus, see on Joshua 17:7. Instead of עוּה, most of the editions of the Bible agree with lxx and Vulg. and Chald. in having עזּה, but not the Philistine Gaza: it is only an error of the transcribers and printers, as all the more accurate MSS and the better printed copies have עוה; see De Rossi, Variae Lectt. ad h. l. The locality עוּה or עיּה is certainly met with nowhere else, but, if we may judge by Joshua 16:6 and Joshua 17:17, is to be sought not far from Shechem in a north-western direction, perhaps on the site of the there mentioned Michmethah, the position of which has, however, not yet been ascertained.

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1 Chronicles 7:32 And Heber begat Japhlet, and Shomer, and Hotham, and Shua their sister.

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1 Chronicles 7:33
The sons of Japhlet: Pasach, Bimhal, and Ashvath. These are the sons of Japhlet.

1 Chronicles 7:35
The sons of Helem his brother: Zophah, Imna, Shelesh, and Amal.

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