Matthew 1:11

“And Josias begat Jechonias and his brethren, about the time they were carried away to Babylon:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Iosias begate Iechonias and his brethren, about the time they were caried away to Babylon.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Josiah became the father of Jeconiah and his brothers, at the time of the deportation to Babylon.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and Josiah begat Jechoniah and his brethren, at the time of the carrying away to Babylon.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the sons of Josiah were Jechoniah and his brothers, at the time of the taking away to Babylon.
- Basic English Bible

and Josias begat Jechonias and his brethren, at the time of the carrying away of Babylon.
- Darby Bible

And Josias begat Jechonias and his brethren, about the time they were carried away to Babylon:
- Webster's Bible

Josiah of Jeconiah and his brothers at the period of the Removal to Babylon.
- Weymouth Bible

Josiah became the father of Jechoniah and his brothers, at the time of the exile to Babylon.
- World English Bible

Amon bigat Josias. Josias bigat Jeconyas and his britheren, in to the transmygracioun of Babiloyne.
- Wycliffe Bible

and Josiah begat Jeconiah and his brethren, at the Babylonian removal.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Matthew 1:11


1:11 Josiah begat Jeconiah - Mediately, Jehoiakim coming between. And his brethren - That is, his uncles. The Jews term all kinsmen brethren. About the time they were carried away - Which was a little after the birth of Jeconiah.


People's Bible Notes for Matthew 1:11


Mt 1:11 About the time they were carried away to Babylon. The great seventy years' captivity in Babylon, following the destruction of Jerusalem by Nebuchadnezzar.

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