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1 aNow these are the 1people of the province who came up out of the captivity of the exiles whom Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon had carried away to Babylon, and returned to Jerusalem and Judah, each to his city.
The number of the men of the people of Israel:
5 the sons of aArah, 775;
6 the sons of aPahath-moab of the sons of Jeshua and Joab, 2,812;
10 the sons of 1Bani, 642;
13 the sons of aAdonikam, 666;
18 the sons of 1Jorah, 112;
20 the sons of 1Gibbar, 95;
24 the sons of 1Azmaveth, 42;
25 the sons of 1Kiriath-arim, Chephirah and Beeroth, 743;
26 the sons of aRamah and Geba, 621;
36 aThe priests: the sons of Jedaiah of the house of Jeshua, 973;
37 the sons of aImmer, 1,052;
38 athe sons of Pashhur, 1,247;
39 the sons of aHarim, 1,017.
40 The Levites: the sons of Jeshua and Kadmiel, of the sons of 1Hodaviah, 74.
43 The atemple servants: the sons of Ziha, the sons of Hasupha, the sons of Tabbaoth,
44 the sons of Keros, the sons of 1Siaha, the sons of Padon,
50 the sons of Asnah, the sons of Meunim, the sons of 1Nephisim,
52 the sons of 1Bazluth, the sons of Mehida, the sons of Harsha,
57 the sons of Shephatiah, the sons of Hattil, the sons of Pochereth-hazzebaim, the sons of 1Ami.
59 Now these are those who came up from Tel-melah, Tel-harsha, Cherub, 1Addan and Immer, but they were not able to 2give evidence of their fathers’ households and their 3descendants, whether they were of Israel:
62 These searched among their ancestral registration, but they could not be located; atherefore they were considered unclean and excluded from the priesthood.
64 The whole assembly 1numbered 42,360,
68 Some of the heads of fathers’ households, when they arrived at the house of the Lord which is in Jerusalem, offered willingly for the house of God to 1restore it on its foundation.
70 aNow the priests and the Levites, some of the people, the singers, the gatekeepers and the temple servants lived in their cities, and all Israel in their cities.
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