Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah;
Issachar and Zebulun;
2:2 Dan, Joseph, and Benjamin;
Naphtali, Gad, and Asher.
2:3 The sons of Judah:
2:5 The sons of Perez:
Hezron and Hamul.
2:6 The sons of Zerah:
Zimri, Ethan, Heman, Kalkol, Dara 5 – five in all.
1 tn The groupings in the list that follows, as well as the conjunctions (vav-consecutives in Hebrew), reflect those of the Hebrew text.
3 tn Heb “was evil in the eyes of the
4 tn Heb “his”; the referent (Judah) has been specified in the translation for clarity.
6 tn Heb “sons.” The Hebrew text has the plural, but only one son is listed.
8 tn Heb “the troubler of Israel who was unfaithful with respect to the devoted [things].”
9 tn Heb “sons.” The Hebrew text has the plural, but only one son is listed.