New International Version
Azor the father of Zadok, Zadok the father of Akim, Akim the father of Elihud,
King James Bible
And Azor begat Sadoc; and Sadoc begat Achim; and Achim begat Eliud;
Darby Bible Translation
and Azor begat Sadoc, and Sadoc begat Achim, and Achim begat Eliud,
World English Bible
Azor became the father of Sadoc. Sadoc became the father of Achim. Achim became the father of Eliud.
Young's Literal Translation
and Azor begat Sadok, and Sadok begat Achim, and Achim begat Eliud,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Jechonias begat Salathiel - After Jechonias was brought to Babylon, he was put in prison by Nebuchadnezzar, where he continued till the death of this prince, and the accession of Evilmerodach, who brought him out of prison, in which he had been detained thirty-seven years, and restored him to such favor that his throne (seat) was exalted above all the kings which were with him in Babylon: Jeremiah 52:31, Jeremiah 52:32. But though he thus became a royal favorite, he was never restored to his kingdom. And, according to the prophecy of Jeremiah, Jeremiah 22:30, no man of his seed sat upon the throne of David; yet the regal line was continued through his son Salathiel, who died in Babylon: but Zorobabel, his son, returned from captivity, and by him the race of David was continued, according to Matthew, by Abiud; and, according to Luke, by Rhesa. See on Luke 3:23 (note), etc.
The term carrying away to Babylon, μετοικεσια, from μετοικεω, to change a habitation, or place of residence, would be more properly translated by the word transportation, which is here peculiarly appropriate: the change was not voluntary; they were forced away.
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LibraryGenealogy of Jesus According to Matthew.
^A Matt. I. 1-17. ^a 1 The book of the generation [or genealogy] of Jesus Christ, the son of David [the Messiah was promised to David--II. Sam. vii. 16; John vii. 42], the son of Abraham. [Messiah was also promised to Abraham--Gen. xxii. 18; Gal. iii. 16.] 2 Abraham begat Isaac; and Isaac begat Jacob; and Jacob begat Judah and his brethren [mentioned here because they were the heads of the tribes for whom especially Matthew wrote his Gospel]; 3 and Judah begat Perez and Zerah [these two were twins] …
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel
The Annunciation of Jesus the Messiah, and the Birth of his Forerunner.
Christ the Mediator of the Covenant
Zerubbabel the father of Abihud, Abihud the father of Eliakim, Eliakim the father of Azor,
Elihud the father of Eleazar, Eleazar the father of Matthan, Matthan the father of Jacob,
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