1 Chronicles 12:12
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New International Version
Johanan the eighth, Elzabad the ninth,

King James Bible
Johanan the eighth, Elzabad the ninth,

Darby Bible Translation
Johanan the eighth, Elzabad the ninth,

World English Bible
Johanan the eighth, Elzabad the ninth,

Young's Literal Translation
Johanan the eighth, Elzabad the ninth,

1 Chronicles 12:12 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

And were as swift as the roes - That swiftness was considered to be a grand accomplishment in a warrior, appears from all ancient writings which treat of military affairs.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

1 Chronicles 12:11 Attai the sixth, Eliel the seventh,

1 Chronicles 12:13 Jeremiah the tenth, Machbannai the eleventh.

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Drill and Enthusiasm
'[Men that] could keep rank, they were not of double heart.'--1 CHRON. xii. 33. These words come from the muster-roll of the hastily raised army that brought David up to Hebron and made him King. The catalogue abounds in brief characterisations of the qualities of each tribe's contingent. For example, Issachar had 'understanding of the times.' Our text is spoken of the warriors of Zebulon, who had left their hills and their flocks in the far north, and poured down from their seats by the blue waters
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Beneath his Banner
"Thine are we, David, and on thy side, thou son of Jesse."--1 Chron. xii. 18. Mechthild of Hellfde, 1277. tr., Emma Frances Bevan, 1899 'Twixt God and thee but love shall be; 'Twixt earth and thee distrust and fear, 'Twixt sin and thee shall be hate and war; And hope shall be 'twixt Heaven and thee Till night is o'er.
Frances Bevan—Hymns of Ter Steegen and Others (Second Series)

1 Chronicles 12:11
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