1 Chronicles

1611 King James Version (KJV)

1 Chronicles 1:44

“And when Bela was dead, Iobab the sonne of Zerah of Bosrah, reigned in his stead.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

And when Bela was dead, Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead.
- King James Version

When Bela died, Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah became king in his place.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Bela died, and Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead.
- American Standard Version (1901)

At his death, Jobab, the son of Zerah of Bozrah, became king in his place.
- Basic English Bible

And Bela died; and Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead.
- Darby Bible

And when Bela was dead Jobab the son of Zera of Bozrah reigned in his stead.
- Webster's Bible

Bela died, and Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his place.
- World English Bible

And Bela dieth, and reign in his stead doth Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrali;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Bela died, and Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for 1 Chronicles 1

  • Shuna Hoshi
    Praying for the leading of the Lord before reading the Bible.It gives us the leading of His Holy Spirit.Leading us,directing us and giving Revelation of every word of God. Glory to Jesus !
  • Amimo D.
    its amazing how it travels over time to link generations, this is so sweet to read
  • Thomas A Blair
    Seeking the story in the Old Testament of the Authorized King James Version of 1611 when the Joshua or some of his "administration" made a contract with Canaanitish people in direct conflict of God's command and clear instruction to not enter into treaties with the peoples of Canaan. They were somewhere in there identified as Nethinim and became servants of the Children of Israel.
  • Cha
    I must admit that reading chapters with names like these gives me such a headache, then I realized that I was being self-centered and selfish. Our God has given us the means to understand and prove to our own future generations where the authority comes from.
  • Chrissy
    When people write in the word, they should add pronunciations to some words cuase I was reading it and I could of sworn I was about to pass out, the names were sooo hard that I felt like I was going on a whimb. that's all I want to say. bye.
  • Irene123
    To anyone on here, to get a good understanding of these 'tough' chapters, type in 'Matthew Henry's complete Bible commentary' on a search engine such as Ask.com, Scroll to the title I gave you; there is also always a 'concise' commentary, which is shorter for looking for just one or 2 verses. I read just the first 2 -3 pp of 1 chr. 2 - it was so good.

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