1 Chronicles 8:8
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New American Standard Bible
Shaharaim became the father of children in the country of Moab after he had sent away Hushim and Baara his wives.

King James Bible
And Shaharaim begat children in the country of Moab, after he had sent them away; Hushim and Baara were his wives.

Darby Bible Translation
And Shaharaim begot children in the land of Moab after he had sent away Hushim and Baara his wives.

World English Bible
Shaharaim became the father of children in the field of Moab, after he had sent them away; Hushim and Baara were his wives.

Young's Literal Translation
And Shaharaim begat in the field of Moab, after his sending them away; Hushim and Baara are his wives.

1 Chronicles 8:8 Parallel
Commentary
Barnes' Notes on the Bible

After he had sent them away - Translate it: "after he had divorced his wives, Hushim and Baara."

1 Chronicles 8:8 Parallel Commentaries

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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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