1 Chronicles 6:79
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New International Version
Kedemoth and Mephaath, together with their pasturelands;

King James Bible
Kedemoth also with her suburbs, and Mephaath with her suburbs:

Darby Bible Translation
and Kedemoth and its suburbs, and Mephaath and its suburbs;

World English Bible
and Kedemoth with its suburbs, and Mephaath with its suburbs;

Young's Literal Translation
and Kedemoth and its suburbs, and Mephaath and its suburbs;

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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.

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Joshua 13:18 And Jahaza, and Kedemoth, and Mephaath,

Mephaath, Jos.


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

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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