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1 Chronicles 2:18

    1 Chronicles 2:18 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Caleb the son of Hezron begat children of Azubah his wife, and of Jerioth: her sons are these; Jesher, and Shobab, and Ardon.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Caleb the son of Hezron begat children of Azubah his wife, and of Jerioth: her sons are these; Jesher, and Shobab, and Ardon.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Caleb the son of Hezron begat children of Azubah his wife, and of Jerioth; and these were her sons: Jesher, and Shobab, and Ardon.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Caleb, the son of Hezron, had children by Azubah his wife, the daughter of Jerioth; and these were her sons: Jesher and Shobab and Ardon.

    Webster's Revision

    And Caleb the son of Hezron begat children of Azubah his wife, and of Jerioth; and these were her sons: Jesher, and Shobab, and Ardon.

    World English Bible

    Caleb the son of Hezron became the father of [children] of Azubah [his] wife, and of Jerioth; and these were her sons: Jesher, and Shobab, and Ardon.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Caleb the son of Hezron begat children of Azubah his wife, and of Jerioth: and these were her sons; Jesher, and Shobab, and Ardon.

    Definitions for 1 Chronicles 2:18

    Begat - To bear; to bring forth.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Chronicles 2:18

    Azubah - "And why was she called Azubah? Because she was barren and despised. But her injury was manifested before the Lord; and she was comforted, and adorned with wisdom; and she span, skilfully, goats' hair for the court of the tabernacle." - T.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Chronicles 2:18

    In the remainder of this chapter the writer obtains scarcely any assistance from the earlier Scriptures, and must have drawn almost entirely from genealogical sources, accessible to him, which have since perished.

    Azubah was Caleb's wife; Jerioth his concubine. He had children by both; but those of Azubah are alone recorded.