1 Chronicles 2:35
Parallel Verses
New International Version
Sheshan gave his daughter in marriage to his servant Jarha, and she bore him Attai.

King James Bible
And Sheshan gave his daughter to Jarha his servant to wife; and she bare him Attai.

Darby Bible Translation
and Sheshan gave his daughter to Jarha his servant as wife, and she bore him Attai.

World English Bible
Sheshan gave his daughter to Jarha his servant as wife; and she bore him Attai.

Young's Literal Translation
and Sheshan giveth his daughter to Jarha his servant for a wife, and she beareth to him Attai;

1 Chronicles 2:35 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Whose name was Jarha - "And he gave him his liberty, and gave him Sheshan his daughter to wife." - T.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Sheshan. When the people of the East have no sons, they frequently marry their daughters to their slaves, even when they have much property to bestow upon them. Hassan had been the slave of Kamel, his predecessor; but Kamel, according to the custom of the country, gave him one of his daughters in marriage, and left him at his death one part of his great riches which he had amassed in the course of a long and prosperous life (Maillet, Lett. xi. p.

118).

his daughter.

1 Chronicles 2:31 And the sons of Appaim; Ishi. And the sons of Ishi; Sheshan. And the children of Sheshan; Ahlai.

Attai. i.e., opportune

1 Chronicles 2:36 And Attai begat Nathan, and Nathan begat Zabad,

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

2 Chronicles 11:20 And after her he took Maachah the daughter of Absalom; which bore him Abijah, and Attai, and Ziza, and Shelomith.

(1) Son of Jarha, father of Nathan, ver.

1 Chronicles 2:36 And Attai begat Nathan, and Nathan begat Zabad,

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1 Chronicles 2:35 And Sheshan gave his daughter to Jarha his servant to wife; and she bore him Attai.

(2) One who came to David to Ziklan,

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

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(3) Son of Rehoboam by Maachah,

2 Chronicles 11:20 And after her he took Maachah the daughter of Absalom; which bore him Abijah, and Attai, and Ziza, and Shelomith.

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Canaan
Canaan was the inheritance which the Israelites won for themselves by the sword. Their ancestors had already settled in it in patriarchal days. Abraham "the Hebrew" from Babylonia had bought in it a burying-place near Hebron; Jacob had purchased a field near Shechem, where he could water his flocks from his own spring. It was the "Promised Land" to which the serfs of the Pharaoh in Goshen looked forward when they should again become free men and find a new home for themselves. Canaan had ever been
Archibald Sayce—Early Israel and the Surrounding Nations

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