New International Version
These searched for their family records, but they could not find them and so were excluded from the priesthood as unclean.
King James Bible
These sought their register among those that were reckoned by genealogy, but it was not found: therefore were they, as polluted, put from the priesthood.
Darby Bible Translation
These sought their genealogical register, but it was not found; therefore were they, as polluted, removed from the priesthood.
World English Bible
These sought their register [among] those who were reckoned by genealogy, but it was not found: therefore were they deemed polluted and put from the priesthood.
Young's Literal Translation
These have sought their register among those reckoning themselves by genealogy, and it hath not been found, and they are redeemed from the priesthood,
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The children of Mehida - Many of Kennicott's and De Rossi's MSS., have Mehira.
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And from among the priests: the descendants of Hobaiah, Hakkoz and Barzillai (a man who had married a daughter of Barzillai the Gileadite and was called by that name).
The governor, therefore, ordered them not to eat any of the most sacred food until there should be a priest ministering with the Urim and Thummim.
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