The descendents of the three sons of Heber (1 Chr 7:33-7:37)

“The sons of Japhlet were Pasach, Bimhal, and Ashvath. The sons of Shemer his brother were Ahi, Rohgah, Hubbah, and Aram. The sons of Helem his brother were Zophah, Imna, Shelesh, and Amal. The sons of Zophah were Suah, Harnepher, Shual, Beri, Imrah, Bezer, Hod, Shamma, Shilshah, Ithran, and Beera.”

The 3 sons of Heber, who were descended from Asher, had multiple sons. Japhlet had 3 sons (1) Pasach, (2) Bimhal, and (3) Ashvath that are only mentioned here. His brother, Shomer or Shemer, also had 4 sons, 3 of which are only mentioned here (1) Ahi, (2) Rohgah, and (3) Hubbah. (4) Aram, of course, was the northeast area above Canaan, where the Arameans lived, but there are 2 other biblical figures with this name.  Their other brother Helem or Hotham also had 4 sons (1) Zophah, (2) Imna, (3) Shelesh, and (4) Amal, whose names only appear here. However, we follow the lineage of Zophah who had 11 sons. 8 of his son’s names only appear here (1) Suah, (2) Harnepher, (4) Beri, (5) Imrah, (7) Hod, (8) Shamma, (9) Shilshah, and (11) Beera. Of the other 3, (3) Shual was the name of a place that is difficult to determine where. (6) Bezer was the name of a Reuben refuge city. (10) Ithran was also the name of a Horite.

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