returned to Joshua. "Not all of the people need to go up," they reported. "Only about two or three thousand men should attack Ai. Since they are so few, don't make all of the army work hard up there."
So about three thousand went up there, but they ran away from the men of Ai.
The descendants of Levi did just as Moses told them, and about 3,000 people died that day.
In response, 3,000 soldiers from the tribe of Judah went down to the caves of the rock of Etam and asked Samson, "Don't you know that the Philistines have us in their control? What have you done to us?" "I did to them what they did to me," he answered.
1 Samuel 13:2
Saul chose for himself 3,000 men from Israel. There were 2,000 with Saul in Michmash and the hill country of Bethel, while 1,000 were with Jonathan in Gibeah of Benjamin. He had sent the rest of the people home.
1 Samuel 24:2
Saul took 3,000 of his best troops from all over Israel, and he went to look for David and his men in the direction of the Rocks of the Wild Goats.
1 Samuel 26:2
So Saul rose and went down with 3,000 select men of Israel to the Wilderness of Ziph, to look for David in the Wilderness of Ziph.
1 Chronicles 12:29
The tribe of Benjamin, relatives of Saul numbered 3,000, of whom most had remained allied to what remained of Saul's dynasty.
2 Chronicles 25:13
Meanwhile, the troops that Amaziah had sent home from the battle raided the cities of Judah from Samaria to Beth-horon, killing 3,000 people and taking a large amount of war booty.
Now the building was full of men, women, and all the Philistine officials, with about 3,000 men and women on the roof watching Samson while he was entertaining them.
So those who welcomed his message were baptized. That day about 3,000 people were added to their number.
1 Samuel 25:2
David got up and went down to the Wilderness of Paran. Now there was a man in Maon whose business was in Carmel of Judah, and the man was very rich. He had 3,000 sheep and 1,000 goats, and he was shearing his sheep in Carmel.
2 Chronicles 35:7
Josiah contributed 30,000 animals from the flocks of lambs and young goats, giving Passover offerings to all of the people who were present, plus an additional 3,000 bulls from the king's private possessions.
His livestock included 7,000 sheep, 3,000 camels, 500 teams of oxen, 500 female donkeys, and many servants. Indeed, the man's stature greatly exceeded that of many people who lived in the East.
1 Kings 4:32
His reputation was known throughout the surrounding nations. Solomon wrote 3,000 proverbs and 1,005 songs.
These are the people Nebuchadnezzar took into exile: in the seventh year, 3,023 Judeans;
The total according to their tribes numbered 3,200
1 Kings 5:16
Solomon also employed 3,300 officials to supervise the work and to manage the people employed in the construction.
2 Chronicles 2:2
So Solomon conscripted 70,000 men to do heavy work, 80,000 men to quarry in the hill country, and 3,600 to supervise them.
2 Chronicles 2:18
He conscripted 70,000 of them to do heavy work, 80,000 to quarry in the hill country, and 3,600 men to supervise the people.
Descendants of exiles from Senaah: 3,630
1 Chronicles 12:27
Jehoiada, a senior officer in the house of Aaron, brought with him 3,700.