1 Chronicles 4:38
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New International Version
The men listed above by name were leaders of their clans. Their families increased greatly,

King James Bible
These mentioned by their names were princes in their families: and the house of their fathers increased greatly.

Darby Bible Translation
these mentioned by name were princes in their families; and their fathers' houses increased greatly.

World English Bible
these mentioned by name were princes in their families: and their fathers' houses increased greatly.

Young's Literal Translation
These who are coming in by name are princes in their families, and the house of their fathers have broken forth into a multitude;

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

These were their cities unto the reign of David - It appears that David took some of the cities of the Simeonites, and added them to Judah; Ziklag for instance, 1 Samuel 27:6.

As the tribe of Simeon had withdrawn their allegiance from the house of David, the kings of Judah extended their domination as far as possible into the territories of that tribe, so that they were obliged to seek pasture for their flocks at Gedor, and in the mountains of Seir, as we find 1 Chronicles 4:39-42.

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mentioned by their names. Heb. coming by names.

1 Chronicles 5:24 And these were the heads of the house of their fathers, even Epher, and Ishi, and Eliel, and Azriel, and Jeremiah, and Hodaviah...

Genesis 6:4 There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in to the daughters of men...

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The Ark among the Flags
'And there went a man of the house of Levi, and took to wife a daughter of Levi. 2. And the woman conceived, and bare a son: and when she saw him that he was a goodly child, she hid him three months. 3. And when she could not longer hide him, she took for him an ark of bulrushes, and daubed it with slime and with pitch, and put the child therein; and she laid it in the flags by the river's brink. 4. And his sister stood afar off, to wit what would be done to him. 5. And the daughter of Pharaoh came
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

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1 Chronicles 4:37
and Ziza son of Shiphi, the son of Allon, the son of Jedaiah, the son of Shimri, the son of Shemaiah.

1 Chronicles 4:39
and they went to the outskirts of Gedor to the east of the valley in search of pasture for their flocks.

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