All the Nethinims, and the children of Solomon's servants, were
three hundred ninety and two.
And these were
they which went up from Telmelah, Telharsa, Cherub, Addan, and
Immer: but they could not shew their father's house, and their seed, whether they were
The children of Delaiah, the children of Tobiah, the children of Nekoda, six hundred fifty and two.
And of the children of the priests: the children of Habaiah, the children of Koz, the children of Barzillai; which took a wife of the daughters of Barzillai the Gileadite, and was called after their name:
These sought their register among
those that were reckoned by genealogy, but they were not found: therefore were they, as polluted, put from the priesthood.
And the Tirshatha said unto them, that they should not eat of the most holy things, till there stood up a priest with Urim and with Thummim.
The whole congregation together was
forty and two thousand three hundred and
Beside their servants and their maids, of whom there were
seven thousand three hundred thirty and seven: and there were
among them two hundred singing men and singing women.
Their horses were
seven hundred thirty and six; their mules, two hundred forty and five;
Their camels, four hundred thirty and five; their
asses, six thousand seven hundred and twenty.
of the chief of the fathers, when they came to the house of the LORD which is
at Jerusalem, offered freely for the house of God to set it up in his place:
They gave after their ability unto the treasure of the work threescore and one thousand drams of gold, and five thousand pound of silver, and one hundred priests' garments.
So the priests, and the Levites, and some
of the people, and the singers, and the porters, and the Nethinims, dwelt in their cities, and all Israel in their cities.