Twenty Thousand And Up
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David took from him 1,700 horsemen and 20,000 foot soldiers; and David hamstrung all the chariot horses, except he reserved enough of them for 100 chariots.
And when the Ammonites saw that they had made themselves obnoxious and disgusting to David, they sent and hired the Syrians of Beth-rehob and of Zobah, 20,000 foot soldiers, and of the king of Maacah 1,000 men, and of Tob 12,000 men.
Or what king, going out to engage in conflict with another king, will not first sit down and consider and take counsel whether he is able with ten thousand [men] to meet him who comes against him with twenty thousand?
The number of them by their genealogies by generations, as heads of their fathers' houses, mighty warriors, was 20,200.
When the Syrians of Damascus came to help Hadadezer king of Zobah, David slew of the Syrians 22,000 men.
The sons of Bela: Ezbon, Uzzi, Uzziel, Jerimoth, and Iri -- "five, heads of the houses of their fathers, mighty men of valor. By their genealogies they numbered 22,034.
These are the families of the Simeonites, 22,200.
But all the firstborn males from a month old and upward as numbered were 22,273 [273 more than the Levites].
We must not gratify evil desire and indulge in immorality as some of them did -- "and twenty-three thousand [suddenly] fell dead in a single day!
This is the list of the Israelites, the heads of fathers' houses, the commanders of thousands and hundreds, and their officers who served the king in all matters of the divisions that came and went, month by month throughout the year, each division numbering 24,000.
Over the first division for the first month was Jashobeam son of Zabdiel. In his division were 24,000.
Over the division for the second month was Dodai the Ahohite; and of his division Mikloth was the chief officer. In his division were 24,000.
The third commander of the army for the third month was Benaiah son of Jehoiada the priest, as chief. In his division were 24,000.
The fourth, for the fourth month, Asahel brother of Joab, and Zebadiah his son after him. In his division were 24,000.
The fifth, for the fifth month, Shamhuth the Izrahite. In his division were 24,000.
The sixth, for the sixth month, Ira son of Ikkesh the Tekoite. In his division were 24,000.
The seventh, for the seventh month, Helez the Pelonite, of the Ephraimites. In his division were 24,000.
The ninth, for the ninth month, Abiezer of Anathoth, a Benjamite. In his division were 24,000.
The eleventh, for the eleventh month, Benaiah the Pirathonite, of the sons of Ephraim. In his division were 24,000.
The twelfth, for the twelfth month, Heldai the Netophathite, of Othniel. In his division were 24,000.
So that all of Benjamin who fell that day were 25,000 men who drew the sword, all of them men of valor.
All these were offspring of Asher, heads of their fathers' houses, approved men, mighty warriors, chief of the princes. Their number enrolled by genealogies for service in war, was 26,000 men.
Of Dan, 28,600, men who could set the battle in array;