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1 Chronicles 9:1

    1 Chronicles 9:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    So all Israel were reckoned by genealogies; and, behold, they were written in the book of the kings of Israel and Judah, who were carried away to Babylon for their transgression.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    So all Israel were reckoned by genealogies; and, behold, they were written in the book of the kings of Israel and Judah, who were carried away to Babylon for their transgression.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    So all Israel were reckoned by genealogies; and, behold, they are written in the book of the kings of Israel: and Judah was carried away captive to Babylon for their transgression.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So all Israel was listed by their families; and, truly, they are recorded in the book of the kings of Israel. And Judah was taken away as prisoners to Babylon because of their sin.

    Webster's Revision

    So all Israel were reckoned by genealogies; and, behold, they are written in the book of the kings of Israel: and Judah was carried away captive to Babylon for their transgression.

    World English Bible

    So all Israel were reckoned by genealogies; and behold, they are written in the book of the kings of Israel: and Judah was carried away captive to Babylon for their disobedience.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    So all Israel were reckoned by genealogies; and, behold, they are written in the book of the kings of Israel: and Judah was carried away captive to Babylon for their transgression.

    Definitions for 1 Chronicles 9:1

    Transgression - Wrong-doing; a violation of a law.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Chronicles 9:1

    Were reckoned by genealogies - Jarchi considers these as the words of Ezra, the compiler of the book; as if he had said: I have given the genealogies of the Israelites as I have found them in a book which was carried into Babylon, when the people were carried thither for their transgressions; and this book which I found is that which I have transcribed in the preceding chapters.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Chronicles 9:1

    Rather, "So all Israel were reckoned ... the kings of Israel. And Judah was carried away captive to Babylon for their transgressions."

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Chronicles 9:1

    9:1 The book - In the publick records, wherein there was an account of that kingdom, and of the several families in it.