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1 Chronicles 23:14 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— But as for Moses the man of God, his sons were named among the tribe of Levi.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Now [concerning] Moses the man of God, his sons were named of the tribe of Levi.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— But [as for] Moses the man of God, his sons were named among the tribe of Levi.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Now [concerning] Moses the man of God, his sons were named of the tribe of Levi.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— —And as to Moses the man of God, his sons were named of the tribe of Levi.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— and, as for Moses, the man of God, his sons, were called unto the tribe of Levi.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— As to Moses, the man of God, his sons are called after the tribe of Levi.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— The sons also of Moses, the man of God, were numbered in the tribe of Levi.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Now concerning Moses the man of God, his sonnes were named of the tribe of Leui.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And [as for] Mosheh{gr.Moses} the man of God, his sons were reckoned to the tribe of Levi.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Now [concerning] Mosheh the man of Elohim, his sons were named of the tribe of Lewi.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Now [concerning] M מֹשֶׁה 4872
{4872} Prime
From H4871; drawing out (of the water), that is, rescued; Mosheh, the Israelitish lawgiver.
the man 376
{0376} Prime
Contracted for H0582 (or perhaps rather from an unused root meaning to be extant); a man as an individual or a male person; often used as an adjunct to a more definite term (and in such cases frequently not expressed in translation.).
of lhm אֱלֹהִים, 430
{0430} Prime
Plural of H0433; gods in the ordinary sense; but specifically used (in the plural thus, especially with the article) of the supreme God; occasionally applied by way of deference to magistrates; and sometimes as a superlative.
his sons 1121
{1121} Prime
From H1129; a son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc., (like H0001, H0251, etc.).
were named 7121
{7121} Prime
A primitive root (rather identical with H7122 through the idea of accosting a person met); to call out to (that is, properly address by name, but used in a wide variety of applications).
<8735> Grammar
Stem - Niphal (See H8833)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 1602
of x5921
(5921) Complement
Properly the same as H5920 used as a preposition (in the singular or plural, often with prefix, or as conjugation with a particle following); above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications.
the tribe 7626
{7626} Prime
From an unused root probably meaning to branch off; a scion, that is, (literally) a stick (for punishing, writing, fighting, ruling, walking, etc.) or (figuratively) a clan.
of Lw לֵוִי. 3878
{3878} Prime
From H3867; attached; Levi, a son of Jacob.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

1 Chronicles 23:14

_ _ concerning Moses — His sons were ranked with the Levites generally, but not introduced into the distinctive portion of the descendants of Levi, who were appointed to the special functions of the priesthood.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on 1 Chronicles 23:1-23.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

1 Chronicles 23:14

Levi — They were accounted only as common Levites, and were not priests: which is mentioned for the honour of Moses, and the demonstration of his eminent piety and self — denial, who willingly left the government to Joshua, and the priesthood to Aaron, and was content to have his posterity reduced to a private and mean condition.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

1 Chronicles 23:14

Now [concerning] Moses the man of God, his sons were named of the (b) tribe of Levi.

(b) They were but of the order of the Levites and not of the priests as Aaron's sons.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
the man:

Deuteronomy 33:1 And this [is] the blessing, wherewith Moses the man of God blessed the children of Israel before his death.
Psalms 90:1 [[A Prayer of Moses the man of God.]] Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generations.

his sons:

1 Chronicles 26:23-25 Of the Amramites, [and] the Izharites, the Hebronites, [and] the Uzzielites: ... And his brethren by Eliezer; Rehabiah his son, and Jeshaiah his son, and Joram his son, and Zichri his son, and Shelomith his son.
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