1 Chronicles 2:22
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New American Standard Bible
Segub became 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.

Darby Bible Translation
And Segub begot 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,

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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Jair, who had three and twenty cities - The places called "Havoth-Jair" in the earlier Scriptures (see Numbers 32:41 note), which appear to have been a number of "small towns," or villages, in the Ledjah, the Classical "Trachonitis."

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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

Cross References
Deuteronomy 3:14
Jair the son of Manasseh took all the region of Argob as far as the border of the Geshurites and the Maacathites, and called it, that is, Bashan, after his own name, Havvoth-jair, as it is to this day.)

1 Chronicles 2:21
Afterward Hezron went in to the daughter of Machir the father of Gilead, whom he married when he was sixty years old; and she bore him Segub.

1 Chronicles 2:23
But Geshur and Aram took the towns of Jair from them, with Kenath and its villages, even sixty cities. All these were the sons of Machir, the father of Gilead.

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