11 The sons of (A)Levi: Gershon, Kohath, and Merari.

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16 These are the names of the (A)sons of Levi according to their generations: Gershon, Kohath, and Merari, the years of the life of Levi being 137 years. 17 The (B)sons of Gershon: Libni and Shimei, by their clans. 18 The (C)sons of Kohath: Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel, the years of the life of Kohath being 133 years. 19 The (D)sons of Merari: Mahli and Mushi. These are the clans of the Levites according to their generations.

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Descendants of Levi

[a] (A)The sons of Levi: Gershon, Kohath, and Merari.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Chronicles 6:1 Ch 5:27 in Hebrew

16 [a] The (A)sons of Levi: Gershom, Kohath, and Merari. 17 And these are the names of the sons of Gershom: (B)Libni and Shimei. 18 (C)The sons of Kohath: Amram, Izhar, Hebron and Uzziel. 19 (D)The sons of Merari: Mahli and Mushi. These are the clans of the Levites according to their fathers. 20 (E)Of Gershom: Libni his son, (F)Jahath his son, Zimmah his son, 21 Joah his son, Iddo his son, Zerah his son, Jeatherai his son. 22 (G)The sons of Kohath: Amminadab his son, Korah his son, Assir his son, 23 Elkanah his son, Ebiasaph his son, Assir his son, 24 Tahath his son, Uriel his son, Uzziah his son, and Shaul his son. 25 The sons of Elkanah: Amasai and Ahimoth, 26 Elkanah his son, Zophai his son, Nahath his son, 27 Eliab his son, Jeroham his son, Elkanah his son. 28 The sons of Samuel: Joel[b] his firstborn, the second Abijah.[c] 29 (H)The sons of Merari: Mahli, Libni his son, Shimei his son, Uzzah his son, 30 Shimea his son, Haggiah his son, and Asaiah his son.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Chronicles 6:16 Ch 6:1 in Hebrew
  2. 1 Chronicles 6:28 Septuagint, Syriac (compare verse 33 and 1 Samuel 8:2); Hebrew lacks Joel
  3. 1 Chronicles 6:28 Hebrew and Abijah

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