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THESE are the sons of Israel: Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Zebulun,
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Dan, Joseph, Benjamin, Naphtali, Gad, and Asher.
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The sons of Judah: Er, Onan, and Shelah;
these three were born to him of Bathshua the Canaanitess.
And Er, the first-born of Judah, was wicked in the sight of the LORD;
and he slew him.
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And Tamar his daughter-in-law bore him Pharez and Zerah.
All the sons of Judah were five.
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The sons of Pharez: Hezron and Hamul.
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And the sons of Zerah: Zimri, Ethan, Haman, Calcol, Darda;
five of them in all.
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And the son of Carmi: Achar, the troubler of Israel, who transgressed in the thing dedicated.
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And the son of Ethan: Azariah.
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The sons of Hezron that were born to him: Rahmael, Ram, and Salbai.
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And Ram begat Amminadab;
and Amminadab begat Nahshon, prince of the children of Judah;
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And Nahshon begat Salma;
and Salma begat Boaz;
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And Boaz begat Obed;
and Obed begat Jesse;
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And Jesse begat his first-born Eliab, and Abinadab the second, and Shimma the third,
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Nathanael the fourth, Darai the fifth,
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Ozem the sixth, Eliho the seventh, and David the eighth,
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Whose sisters were Zuriah and Abigail.
And the sons of Zuriah: Abishai, Joab, and Ashail, three.
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And Abigail bore Amasa;
and the father of Amasa was Jether.
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¶ And Caleb the son of Hezron begat Jedioth of Arubah his wife, and these were her sons: Asher, Jobab, and Adon.
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And when Arubah died, Caleb took to him Ephrath, who bore him Hur.
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And Hur begat Uri, and Uri begat Bezaliel.
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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.
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And Segub begat Jair, who had twenty-three towns in the land of Gilead.
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And after that Hezron was dead in Caleb’s land, Ephrath, then his wife, bore him Eshtawir the father of Tekoa.
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And the sons of Jerahmeel the first-born of Hezron were Aram the first-born and Banah, Aran, and Azam their sister.
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Jerahmeel had also another wife, whose name was Atarah;
she was the mother of Onam.
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And the sons of Aram the first-born of Jerahmeel were Maaz, Nabin, and Aotar.
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And the sons of Onam were Sabai, and Jada.
And the sons of Sabai: Nadab and Abishur.
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And the name of the wife of Abishur was Abihail, and she bore him Ahban and Molid.
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And the sons of Nadab: Seled and Pelarim;
but Seled died without children.
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And the son of Pelarim was Isaiah.
And the son of Isaiah: Shushan;
and the son of Shushan: Ahlai.
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And the sons of Jehoiada the brother of Sabai: Jether and Jonathan;
and Jether died without children.
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And the sons of Jonathan: Lapath and Aoza.
These were the sons of Jerahmeel.
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Now Shushan had no sons, but daughters.
And Shushan had a son-in-law from Mizra, whose name was Jardaha.
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And Shushan had given him his daughter to wife;
and she bore him Attai.
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And Attai begat Nathan, and Nathan begat Dabir,
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And Dabir begat Ephil, and Ephil begat Jobab,
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And Jobab begat Jehu, and Jehu begat Azariah,
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And Azariah begat Helez, and Helez begat Eleasah,
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And Eleasah begat Samsai, and Samsai begat Shallum,
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And Shallum begat Elkamiah, and Elkamiah begat Elishama.
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Now the sons of Caleb the brother of Jerahmeel were Elishmai his first-born, who was the father of Ziph;
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And the sons of Mareshah the father of Hebron were Korah, Tappuah, Rakim, and Shema.
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And Shema begat Raham, the father of Jorkoam;
and Jorkoam begat Samai.
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And Auphnah, Caleb’s concubine, bore Horan,
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And Horan begat Gozan.
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And the son of Shammai was Maon;
and Maon was the father of Bethzur.
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And the sons of Jahdai: Regem and Jotham and Gesham and Pelet and Ephah and Shaaph.
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Maachah, Caleb’s concubine, bore Sheber and Tirhanah.
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She bore also Shaaph the father of Madmannah, Sheva the father of Machbenah, and the father of Gibea;
and the daughter of Caleb was Achsa.
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These were the sons of Caleb the son of Hur, the first-born of Ephratah: Shobal, who was born in Kirjath-narin;
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Samla, who was born in Bethlehem;
and Abi, who was born in Gader.
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And sons were born to Shobal in Kirjath-narin;
namely, Atroth, Jobal, Hazri,
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Sepharvim, Netophath, Samla, Shemothim, Shechab, and Hama;
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All these sons were born to Shobal in Kirjath-narin.
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And the families of the scribes which dwelt at Jabez: the Tirathites, the Shimeathites, and Suchathites.
These are the Kenites that came of Hemath, the father of the house of Rechab.