1 Chronicles 6:73
Parallel Verses
New International Version
Ramoth and Anem, together with their pasturelands;

King James Bible
And Ramoth with her suburbs, and Anem with her suburbs:

Darby Bible Translation
and Ramoth and its suburbs, and Anem and its suburbs;

World English Bible
and Ramoth with its suburbs, and Anem with its suburbs;

Young's Literal Translation
and Ramoth and its suburbs, and Anem and its suburbs;

1 Chronicles 6:73 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

We shall see from Joshua 21:28, etc., that several of these cities have different names.

How barren to us is this register, both of incident and interest! and yet, as barren rocks and sandy deserts make integral and necessary parts of the globe; so do these genealogical tables make necessary parts of the history of providence and grace in the maintenance of truth, and the establishment of the Church of Christ. Therefore no one that fears God will either despise or lightly esteem them.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Ramoth. i.e., heights; coral

Deuteronomy 4:43 Namely, Bezer in the wilderness, in the plain country, of the Reubenites; and Ramoth in Gilead, of the Gadites; and Golan in Bashan...

Joshua 20:8 And on the other side Jordan by Jericho eastward, they assigned Bezer in the wilderness on the plain out of the tribe of Reuben...

1 Chronicles 6:73,80 And Ramoth with her suburbs, and Anem with her suburbs...

Anem. i.e., double fountain; two eyes

Library
David's Choristers
'They stood in their office, according to their order.'--1 CHRON. vi. 32 (R.V. margin). This brief note is buried in the catalogue of the singers appointed by David for 'the service of song in the house of the Lord.' The waves of their choral praise have long ages since ceased to eddy round the 'tabernacle of the tent of meeting,' and all that is left of their melodious companies is a dry list of names, in spite of which the dead owners of them are nameless. But the chronicler's description of them
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

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

1 Chronicles 6:72
Top of Page
Top of Page