David’s Descendants 3 1These were David’s sons who were born to him in Hebron: Amnon was the firstborn, by Ahinoam of Jezreel; Daniel was born second, by Abigail of Carmel; 2Absalom son of Maacah, daughter of King Talmai of Geshur, was third; Adonijah son of Haggith was fourth; 3Shephatiah, by Abital, was fifth; and Ithream, by David’s wife Eglah, was sixth. 4Six sons were born to David in Hebron, where he ruled seven years and six months, and he ruled in Jerusalem 33 years. 5These sons were born to him in Jerusalem: Shimea, Shobab, Nathan, and Solomon. These four were born to him by Bath-shua daughter of Ammiel. 6David’s other sons: Ibhar, Elishua,[O] Eliphelet, 7Nogah, Nepheg, Japhia, 8Elishama, Eliada, and Eliphelet—nine sons. 9These were all David’s sons, with their sister Tamar, in addition to the sons by his concubines. Judah’s Kings 10Solomon’s son was Rehoboam; his son was Abijah, his son Asa, his son Jehoshaphat, 11his son Jehoram,[P][Q] his son Ahaziah, his son Joash, 12his son Amaziah, his son Azariah, his son Jotham, 13his son Ahaz, his son Hezekiah, his son Manasseh, 14his son Amon, and his son Josiah. 15Josiah’s sons: Johanan was the firstborn, Jehoiakim second, Zedekiah third, and Shallum fourth. 16Jehoiakim’s sons: his sons Jeconiah and Zedekiah. David’s Line After the Exile 17The sons of Jeconiah the captive: his sons Shealtiel, 18Malchiram, Pedaiah, Shenazzar, Jekamiah, Hoshama, and Nedabiah. 19Pedaiah’s sons: Zerubbabel and Shimei. Zerubbabel’s sons: Meshullam and Hananiah, with their sister Shelomith; 20and five others—Hashubah, Ohel, Berechiah, Hasadiah, and Jushab-hesed. 21Hananiah’s descendants: Pelatiah, Jeshaiah, and the sons of Rephaiah, Arnan, Obadiah, and Shecaniah.[R] 22The son[S] of Shecaniah: Shemaiah. Shemaiah’s sons: Hattush, Igal, Bariah, Neariah, and Shaphat—six. 23Neariah’s sons: Elioenai, Hizkiah, and Azrikam—three. 24Elioenai’s sons: Hodaviah, Eliashib, Pelaiah, Akkub, Johanan, Delaiah, and Anani—seven.
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