1 Chronicles 15:19

“So the singers, Heman, Asaph, and Ethan, were appointed to sound with cymbals of brass;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Chronicles 15:19

So the Singers, Heman, Asaph, and Ethan, were appointed to sound with cymbales of brasse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So the singers, Heman, Asaph and Ethan {were appointed} to sound aloud cymbals of bronze;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So the singers, Heman, Asaph, and Ethan, `were appointed' with cymbals of brass to sound aloud;
- American Standard Version (1901)

So those who made melody, Heman, Asaph, and Ethan, were put in position, with brass instruments, sounding loudly;
- Basic English Bible

and the singers, Heman, Asaph, and Ethan, to sound aloud with cymbals of brass;
- Darby Bible

So the singers, Heman, Asaph, and Ethan, were appointed to sound with cymbals of brass;
- Webster's Bible

So the singers, Heman, Asaph, and Ethan, [were appointed] with cymbals of brass to sound aloud;
- World English Bible

and the singers, Heman, Asaph, and Ethan, with cymbals of brass to sound,
- Youngs Literal Bible

So the singers, Heman, Asaph, and Ethan ,were appointed, with cymbals of brass to sound aloud;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Chronicles 15:19

Wesley's Notes for 1 Chronicles 15:19


15:18 Second degree - The first rank of sacred musicians being thosethree famous persons named ver.#17|, next to whom were these here named.Porters - who were to keep the doors of the tabernacle and courts,but with all were instructed in musick, that when these were freefrom attendance upon their proper office, they might not be idle norunprofitable in God's house.

15:20 Alamoth - Or, with Alamoth which is thought to be the name ofan instrument of musick; or of a certain tune, or note, or part in musick.The certain signification of it is not now known; and the like may be saidof Sheminith, ver.#21|.

15:21 To excel - Which word may be added to note the excellency of thatinstrument, or part of musick; or that there was a greater extension orelevation of the voice than in the former. This way of praising God bymusical instruments, had not hitherto been in use. But David institutedit by divine direction, and added it to the other ordinances of thatdispensation.


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