2:1 These [are] the sons of Israel; Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and
Judah, Issachar, and Zebulun,
2:2 Dan, Joseph, and Benjamin, Naphtali, Gad, and Asher.
2:3 The sons of Judah; Er, and Onan, and Shelah: [which] three
were born to him of the daughter of Shua the Canaanitess. And
Er, the first-born of Judah, was evil in the sight of the LORD;
and he slew him.
2:4 And Tamar his daughter-in-law bore him Pharez and Zerah. All
the sons of Judah [were] five.
2:5 The sons of Pharez; Hezron, and Hamul.
2:6 And the sons of Zerah; Zimri, and Ethan, and Heman, and
Calcol, and Dara: five of them in all.
2:7 And the sons of Carmi; Achar, the troubler of Israel, who
transgressed in the thing accursed.
2:8 And the sons of Ethan; Azariah.
2:9 The sons also of Hezron, that were born to him; Jerahmeel,
and Ram, and Chelubai.
2:10 And Ram begat Amminadab; and Amminadab begat Nahshon,
prince of the children of Judah;
2:11 And Nahshon begat Salma, and Salma begat Boaz,
2:12 And Boaz begat Obed, and Obed begat Jesse,
2:13 And Jesse begat his first-born Eliab, and Abinadab the
second, and Shimma the third,
2:14 Nethaneel the fourth, Raddai the fifth,
2:15 Ozem the sixth, David the seventh:
2:16 Whose sisters [were] Zeruiah, and Abigail. And the sons of
Zeruiah; Abishai, and Joab, and Asahel, three.
2:17 And Abigail bore Amasa: and the father of Amasa [was]
Jether the Ishmaelite.
2:18 And Caleb the son of Hezron begat [children] of Azubah
[his] wife, and of Jerioth: her sons [are] these; Jesher, and
Shobab, and Ardon.
2:19 And when Azubah was dead, Caleb took to him Ephrath, who
bore to him Hur,
2:20 And Hur begat Uri, and Uri begat Bezaleel.
2:21 And afterward Hezron went in to the daughter of Machir the
father of Gilead, whom he married when he [was] sixty years
old; and she bore him Segub.
2:22 And Segub begat Jair, who had three and twenty cities in
the land of Gilead.
2:23 And he took Geshur, and Aram, with the towns of Jair, from
them, with Kenath and its towns, [even] sixty cities. All these
[belonged to] the sons of Machir, the father of Gilead.
2:24 And after that Hezron was dead in Caleb-ephratah, then
Abiah Hezron's wife bore him Ashur the father of Tekoa.
2:25 And the sons of Jerahmeel the first-born of Hezron were,
Ram the first-born, and Bunah, and Oren, and Ozem, [and]
2:26 Jerahmeel had also another wife, whose name [was] Atarah;
she [was] the mother of Onam.
2:27 And the sons of Ram the first-born of Jerahmeel were, Maaz,
and Jamin, and Eker.
2:28 And the sons of Onam were, Shammai, and Jada. And the sons
of Shammai; Nadab, and Abishur.
2:29 And the name of the wife of Abishur [was] Abihail; and she
bore him Ahban, and Molid.
2:30 And the sons of Nadab; Seled, and Appaim: but Seled died
2:31 And the sons of Appaim; Ishi. And the sons of Ishi;
Sheshan. And the children of Sheshan; Ahlai.
2:32 And the sons of Jada the brother of Shammai; Jether, and
Jonathan: and Jether died without children.
2:33 And the sons of Jonathan; Peleth, and Zaza. These were the
sons of Jerahmeel.
2:34 Now Sheshan had no sons, but daughters. And Sheshan had a
servant, an Egyptian, whose name [was] Jarha.
2:35 And Sheshan gave his daughter to Jarha his servant for a
wife; and she bore him Attai.
2:36 And Attai begat Nathan, and Nathan begat Zabad,
2:37 And Zabad begat Ephlal, and Ephlal begat Obed,
2:38 And Obed begat Jehu, and Jehu begat Azariah,
2:39 And Azariah begat Helez, and Helez begat Eleasah,
2:40 And Eleasah begat Sisamai, and Sisamai begat Shallum,
2:41 And Shallum begat Jekamiah, and Jekamiah begat Elishama.
2:42 Now the sons of Caleb the brother of Jerahmeel [were],
Mesha his first-born, who [was] the father of Ziph; and the
sons of Mareshah the father of Hebron.
2:43 And the sons of Hebron; Korah, and Tappuah, and Rekem, and
2:44 And Shema begat Raham, the father of Jorkoam: and Rekem
2:45 And the son of Shammai [was] Maon: and Maon [was] the
father of Beth-zur.
2:46 And Ephah, Caleb's concubine, bore Haran, and Moza, and
Gazez: and Haran begat Gazez.
2:47 And the sons of Jahdai; Regem, and Jotham, and Geshan, and
Pelet, and Ephah, and Shaaph.
2:48 Maachah, Caleb's concubine, bore Sheber, and Tirhanah.
2:49 She bore also Shaaph the father of Madmannah, Sheva the
father of Machbenah, and the father of Gibea: and the daughter
of Caleb [was] Achsah.
2:50 These were the sons of Caleb the son of Hur, the first-born
of Ephratah; Shobal the father of Kirjath-jearim,
2:51 Salma the father of Beth-lehem, Hareph the father of
2:52 And Shobal the father of Kirjath-jearim had sons; Haroeh,
[and] half of the Manahethites.
2:53 And the families of Kirjath-jearim; the Ithrites, and the
Puhites, and the Shumathites, and the Mishraites; of them came
the Zereathites, and the Eshtaulites.
2:54 The sons of Salma; Beth-lehem, and the Netophathites,
Ataroth, the house of Joab, and half of the Menahethites, the
2:55 And the families of the scribes who dwelt at Jabez; the
Tirathites, the Shimeathites, [and] Suchathites. These [are]
the Kenites that came of Hemath, the father of the house of