Parallel Verses

NET Bible

Berechiah and Elkanah were guardians of the ark;

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.

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 Kenaniah, the leader of the Levites, was in charge of transport, for he was well-informed on this matter; 23 Berechiah and Elkanah were guardians of the ark; 24 Shebaniah, Joshaphat, Nethanel, Amasai, Zechariah, Benaiah, and Eliezer the priests were to blow the trumpets before the ark of God; Obed-Edom and Jehiel were also guardians of the ark.


Cross References

2 Kings 22:4

"Go up to Hilkiah the high priest and have him melt down the silver that has been brought by the people to the Lord's temple and has been collected by the guards at the door.

2 Kings 25:18

The captain of the royal guard took Seraiah the chief priest and Zephaniah, the priest who was second in rank, and the three doorkeepers.

1 Chronicles 9:21-23

Zechariah son of Meshelemiah was the guard at the entrance to the meeting tent.

Psalm 84:10

Certainly spending just one day in your temple courts is better than spending a thousand elsewhere. I would rather stand at the entrance to the temple of my God than live in the tents of the wicked.

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