1As for Benjamin, he became father to Be′la his firstborn, Ash′bel the second and A‧har′ah the third,2No′hah the fourth and Ra′pha the fifth.3And Be′la came to have sons, Ad′dar and Ge′ra and A‧bi′hud,4and Ab‧i‧shu′a and Na′a‧man and A‧ho′ah,5and Ge′ra and She‧phu′phan and Hu′ram.6And these were the sons of E′hud. These were the heads of [the houses of] forefathers belonging to the inhabitants of Ge′ba, and they proceeded to take them into exile at Man′a‧hath.7And Na′a‧man and A‧hi′jah; and Ge′ra—he was the one that took them into exile, and he became father to Uz′za and A‧hi′hud.8As for Sha‧ha‧ra′im, he became father to [children] in the field of Mo′ab after he sent them away. Hu′shim and Ba′a‧ra were his wives.9And by Ho′desh his wife he came to be father to Jo′bab and Zib′i‧a and Me′sha and Mal′cam,10and Je′uz and Sa‧chi′a and Mir′mah. These were his sons, heads of [the houses of] forefathers.
11And by Hu′shim he became father to A‧bi′tub and El‧pa′al.12And the sons of El‧pa′al were E′ber and Mi′sham and She′med, who built O′no and Lod and its dependent towns,13and Be‧ri′ah and She′ma. These were heads of [the houses of] forefathers, belonging to the inhabitants of Ai′ja‧lon. These were the ones that chased away the inhabitants of Gath.14And [there were] A‧hi′o, Sha′shak and Jer′e‧moth,15and Zeb‧a‧di′ah and A′rad and E′der,16and Mi′cha‧el and Ish′pah and Jo′ha, the sons of Be‧ri′ah,17and Zeb‧a‧di′ah and Me‧shul′lam and Hiz′ki and He′ber,18and Ish′me‧rai and Iz‧li′ah and Jo′bab, the sons of El‧pa′al,19and Ja′kim and Zich′ri and Zab′di,20and E‧li‧e′nai and Zil′le‧thai and E′li‧el,21and A‧dai′ah and Be‧ra′iah and Shim′rath, the sons of Shim′e‧i,22and Ish′pan and E′ber and E′li‧el,23and Ab′don and Zich′ri and Ha′nan,24and Han‧a‧ni′ah and E′lam and An‧tho‧thi′jah,25and Iph‧de′iah and Pe‧nu′el, the sons of Sha′shak,26and Sham′she‧rai and She‧ha‧ri′ah and Ath‧a‧li′ah,27and Ja‧a‧re‧shi′ah and E‧li′jah and Zich′ri, the sons of Je‧ro′ham.28These were heads of [the houses of] forefathers by their descendants, headmen. These were the ones that dwelt in Jerusalem.
29And it was in Gib′e‧on that the father of Gib′e‧on, [Je‧i′el,] dwelt, and his wife’s name was Ma′a‧cah.30And his son, the firstborn, was Ab′don, and Zur and Kish and Ba′al and Na′dab,31and Ge′dor and A‧hi′o and Ze′cher.32As for Mik′loth, he became father to Shim′e‧ah. And these really were the ones that dwelt in front of their brothers in Jerusalem along with brothers of theirs.
33As for Ner, he became father to Kish; Kish, in turn, became father to Saul; Saul, in turn, became father to Jon′a‧than and Mal′chi‐shu′a and A‧bin′a‧dab and Esh‧ba′al.34And Jon′a‧than’s son was Mer′ib‐ba′al. As for Mer′ib‐ba′al, he became father to Mi′cah.35And the sons of Mi′cah were Pi′thon and Mel′ech and Ta‧re′a and A′haz.36As for A′haz, he became father to Je‧ho′ad‧dah; Je‧ho′ad‧dah, in turn, became father to Al′e‧meth and Az′ma‧veth and Zim′ri. Zim′ri, in turn, became father to Mo′za;37Mo′za, in turn, became father to Bin′e‧a, Ra′phah his son, El‧e‧a′sah his son, A′zel his son.38And A′zel had six sons, and these were their names: Az‧ri′kam, Bo′che‧ru and Ish′ma‧el and She‧a‧ri′ah and O‧ba‧di′ah and Ha′nan. All these were the sons of A′zel.39And the sons of E′shek his brother were U′lam his firstborn, Je′ush the second and E‧liph′e‧let the third.40And the sons of U′lam came to be valiant, mighty men, bending the bow, and having many sons and grandsons, a hundred and fifty. All these were from the sons of Benjamin.