1 Chronicles 8:32
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New International Version
and Mikloth, who was the father of Shimeah. They too lived near their relatives in Jerusalem.

King James Bible
And Mikloth begat Shimeah. And these also dwelt with their brethren in Jerusalem, over against them.

Darby Bible Translation
And Mikloth begot Shimeah. And these also dwelt beside their brethren in Jerusalem, with their brethren.

World English Bible
Mikloth became the father of Shimeah. They also lived with their brothers in Jerusalem, over against their brothers.

Young's Literal Translation
and Mikloth begat Shimeah. And they also over-against their brethren dwelt in Jerusalem with their brethren.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

And at Gibeon - This passage to the end of the 38th verse is found with a little variety in the names, 1 Chronicles 9:35-44.

The rabbins say that Ezra, having found two books that had these passages with a variety in the names, as they agreed in general, he thought best to insert them both, not being able to discern which was the best.

His general plan was to collate all the copies he had, and to follow the greater number when he found them to agree; those which disagreed from the majority were thrown aside as spurious; and yet, in many cases, probably the rejected copies contained the true text.

If Ezra proceeded as R. Sol. Jarchi says, he had a very imperfect notion of the rules of true criticism; and it is no wonder that he has left so many faults in his text.

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Shimeah

1 Chronicles 9:38 And Mikloth begat Shimeam. And they also dwelled with their brothers at Jerusalem, over against their brothers.

Shimeam

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Sharon. Caphar Lodim. The Village of those of Lydda.
Between Lydda and the sea, a spacious valley runs out, here and there widely spreading itself, and sprinkled with villages. The holy page of the New Testament [Acts 9:35] calls it Saron: and that of the Old calls the whole, perhaps, or some part of it, 'the plain of Ono,' Nehemiah 6:2, 11:35; 1 Chronicles 8:12... The wine of Sharon is of great fame, with which they mixed two parts water: and remarkable is that they say concerning the houses of Sharon. R. Lazar saith, "He that builds a brick house
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica

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