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