Ezra 2
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1And these [are] sons of the province who are going up—of the captives of the expulsion that Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon removed to Babylon, and they return to Jerusalem and Judah, each to his city— 2who have come in with Zerubbabel, Jeshua, Nehemiah, Seraiah, Reelaiah, Mordecai, Bilshan, Mispar, Bigvai, Rehum, Baanah. The number of the men of the people of Israel: 3sons of Parosh, two thousand one hundred seventy-two; 4sons of Shephatiah, three hundred seventy-two; 5sons of Arah, seven hundred seventy-five; 6sons of Pahath-Moab, of the sons of Jeshua [and] Joab, two thousand eight hundred and twelve; 7sons of Elam, one thousand two hundred fifty-four; 8sons of Zattu, nine hundred and forty-five; 9sons of Zaccai, seven hundred and sixty; 10sons of Bani, six hundred forty-two; 11sons of Bebai, six hundred twenty-three; 12sons of Azgad, one thousand two hundred twenty-two; 13sons of Adonikam, six hundred sixty-six; 14sons of Bigvai, two thousand fifty-six; 15sons of Adin, four hundred fifty-four; 16sons of Ater of Hezekiah, ninety-eight; 17sons of Bezai, three hundred twenty-three; 18sons of Jorah, one hundred and twelve; 19sons of Hashum, two hundred twenty-three; 20sons of Gibbar, ninety-five; 21sons of Beth-Lehem, one hundred twenty-three; 22men of Netophah, fifty-six; 23men of Anathoth, one hundred twenty-eight; 24sons of Azmaveth, forty-two; 25sons of Kirjath-Arim, Chephirah, and Beeroth, seven hundred and forty-three; 26sons of Ramah and Gaba, six hundred twenty-one; 27men of Michmas, one hundred twenty-two; 28men of Beth-El and Ai, two hundred twenty-three; 29sons of Nebo, fifty-two; 30sons of Magbish, one hundred fifty-six; 31sons of another Elam, one thousand two hundred fifty-four; 32sons of Harim, three hundred and twenty; 33sons of Lod, Hadid, and Ono, seven hundred twenty-five; 34sons of Jericho, three hundred forty-five; 35sons of Senaah, three thousand and six hundred and thirty.

36The priests: sons of Jedaiah, of the house of Jeshua, nine hundred seventy-three; 37sons of Immer, one thousand fifty-two; 38sons of Pashhur, one thousand two hundred forty-seven; 39sons of Harim, one thousand and seventeen.

40The Levites: sons of Jeshua and Kadmiel, of the sons of Hodaviah, seventy-four. 41The singers: sons of Asaph, one hundred twenty-eight. 42Sons of the gatekeepers: sons of Shallum, sons of Ater, sons of Talmon, sons of Akkub, sons of Hatita, sons of Shobai, the whole [are] one hundred thirty-nine.

43The Nethinim: sons of Ziha, sons of Hasupha, sons of Tabbaoth, 44sons of Keros, sons of Siaha, sons of Padon, 45sons of Lebanah, sons of Hagabah, sons of Akkub, 46sons of Hagab, sons of Shalmai, sons of Hanan, 47sons of Giddel, sons of Gahar, sons of Reaiah, 48sons of Rezin, sons of Nekoda, sons of Gazzam, 49sons of Uzza, sons of Paseah, sons of Besai, 50sons of Asnah, sons of Mehunim, sons of Nephusim, 51sons of Bakbuk, sons of Hakupha, sons of Harhur, 52sons of Bazluth, sons of Mehida, sons of Harsha, 53sons of Barkos, sons of Sisera, sons of Thamah, 54sons of Neziah, sons of Hatipha.

55Sons of the servants of Solomon: sons of Sotai, sons of Sophereth, sons of Peruda, 56sons of Jaalah, sons of Darkon, sons of Giddel, 57sons of Shephatiah, sons of Hattil, sons of Pochereth of Zebaim, sons of Ami.

58All the Nethinim, and the sons of the servants of Solomon [are] three hundred ninety-two.

59And these [are] those going up from Tel-Melah, Tel-Harsa, Cherub, Addan, Immer, and they have not been able to declare the house of their fathers, and their seed, whether they [are] of Israel: 60sons of Delaiah, sons of Tobiah, sons of Nekoda, six hundred fifty-two.

61And of the sons of the priests: sons of Habaiah, sons of Koz, sons of Barzillai (who took a wife from the daughters of Barzillai the Gileadite, and is called by their name); 62these have sought their register among those reckoning themselves by genealogy, and they have not been found, and they are redeemed from the priesthood, 63and the Tirshatha says to them that they do not eat of the most holy things until the standing up of a priest with [the] Lights and with [the] Perfections.

64All the assembly together [is] forty-two thousand three hundred sixty, 65apart from their servants and their handmaids; these [are] seven thousand three hundred thirty-seven: and of them [are] two hundred male and female singers. 66Their horses [are] seven hundred thirty-six, their mules, two hundred forty-five, 67their camels, four hundred thirty-five, donkeys, six thousand seven hundred and twenty.

68And some of the heads of the fathers in their coming to the house of YHWH that [is] in Jerusalem, have offered willingly for the house of God, to establish it on its base; 69according to their power they have given to the treasure of the work; of gold, sixty-one thousand drams, and of silver, five thousand pounds, and of priests’ coats, one hundred.

70And the priests dwell, and the Levites, and of the people, and the singers, and the gatekeepers, and the Nethinim, in their cities; even all Israel in their cities.

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