Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Berechiah and Elkanah were gatekeepers for the ark.

King James Version

And Berechiah and Elkanah were doorkeepers for the ark.

Holman Bible

Berechiah and Elkanah were to be gatekeepers for the ark.

International Standard Version

Berechiah and Elkanah served as gatekeepers for the ark.

A Conservative Version

And Berechiah and Elkanah were porters for the ark.

American Standard Version

And Berechiah and Elkanah were doorkeepers for the ark.

Amplified

Berechiah and Elkanah were gatekeepers for the ark.

Bible in Basic English

And Berechiah and Elkanah were door-keepers for the ark.

Darby Translation

And Berechiah and Elkanah were doorkeepers for the ark.

Julia Smith Translation

And Berechiah and Elkanah gate-keepers to the ark

King James 2000

And Berechiah and Elkanah were doorkeepers for the ark.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Berekiah and Elkanah [were] gatekeepers for the ark.

Modern King James verseion

And Berechiah and Elkanah were gatekeepers for the ark.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Barachiah and Elkanah kept the door of the Ark.

NET Bible

Berechiah and Elkanah were guardians of the ark;

New Heart English Bible

Berechiah and Elkanah were doorkeepers for the ark.

The Emphasized Bible

And, Berechiah and Elkanah, were door-keepers to the ark.

Webster

And Berechiah and Elkanah were door-keepers for the ark.

World English Bible

Berechiah and Elkanah were doorkeepers for the ark.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Berechiah and Elkanah are gatekeepers for the ark.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּרכיהוּ בּרכיה 
Berekyah 
Usage: 11

and Elkanah
אלקנה 
'Elqanah 
Usage: 21

שׁער שׁוער 
Show`er 
Usage: 37

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Verse Info

Context Readings

David's Wives And Children

22 Chenaniah, chief of the Levites, was in charge of the singing; he gave instruction in singing because he was skillful. 23 Berechiah and Elkanah were gatekeepers for the ark. 24 Shebaniah, Joshaphat, Nethanel, Amasai, Zechariah, Benaiah and Eliezer, the priests, blew the trumpets before the ark of God. Obed-edom and Jehiah also were gatekeepers for the ark.


Cross References

2 Kings 22:4

Go up to Hilkiah the high priest that he may count the money brought in to the house of the Lord which the doorkeepers have gathered from the people.

2 Kings 25:18

Then the captain of the guard took Seraiah the chief priest and Zephaniah the second priest, with the three officers of the temple.

1 Chronicles 9:21-23

Zechariah the son of Meshelemiah was gatekeeper of the entrance of the tent of meeting.

Psalm 84:10

For a day in Your courts is better than a thousand outside.
I would rather stand at the threshold of the house of my God
Than dwell in the tents of wickedness.

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