New International Version
These were the men appointed from the community, the leaders of their ancestral tribes. They were the heads of the clans of Israel.
King James Bible
These were the renowned of the congregation, princes of the tribes of their fathers, heads of thousands in Israel.
Darby Bible Translation
These were those summoned of the assembly, princes of the tribes of their fathers, the heads of the thousands of Israel.
World English Bible
These are those who were called of the congregation, the princes of the tribes of their fathers; they were the heads of the thousands of Israel.
Young's Literal Translation
These are those called of the company, princes of the tribes of their fathers; they are heads of the thousands of Israel.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
These were the renowned - Literally, the called, of the congregation - those who were summoned by name to attend. The order of the tribes In the above enumeration may be viewed thus: -
Sons of Leah
Sons of Rachel
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
the renowned. Keruey haaidah, literally 'the called of the congregation,' those who were summoned by name to attend.
Comfort ye, comfort ye my people, saith your God. Speak ye comfortably to Jerusalem, and cry unto her, that her warfare is accomplished, that her iniquity is pardoned: for she hath received at the LORD 's hand double for all her sins. T he particulars of the great "mystery of godliness," as enumerated by the Apostle Paul, constitute the grand and inexhaustible theme of the Gospel ministry, "God manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels, preached unto the Gentiles, believed on …
John Newton—Messiah Vol. 1
Genealogy According to Luke.
But select capable men from all the people--men who fear God, trustworthy men who hate dishonest gain--and appoint them as officials over thousands, hundreds, fifties and tens.
He chose capable men from all Israel and made them leaders of the people, officials over thousands, hundreds, fifties and tens.
One man from each tribe, each of them the head of his family, is to help you.
from Naphtali, Ahira son of Enan."
Moses and Aaron took these men whose names had been specified,
Then the leaders of Israel, the heads of families who were the tribal leaders in charge of those who were counted, made offerings.
If only one is sounded, the leaders--the heads of the clans of Israel--are to assemble before you.
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