1 Chronicles 2:44
Parallel Verses
King James Version
And Shema begat Raham, the father of Jorkoam: and Rekem begat Shammai.

Darby Bible Translation
And Shema begot Raham, the father of Jorkeam. And Rekem begot Shammai;

World English Bible
Shema became the father of Raham, the father of Jorkeam; and Rekem became the father of Shammai.

Young's Literal Translation
And Shema begat Raham father of Jorkoam, and Rekem begat Shammai.

1 Chronicles 2:44 Parallel
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Geneva Study Bible

And Shema begat Raham, the father of Jorkoam: and Rekem begat Shammai.1 Chronicles 2:44 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Chronicles
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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