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1 The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the Son of David, the Son of Abraham
2 Abraham fathered Isaac, Isaac fathered Jacob, and Jacob fathered Judah and his brothers.
2 Abraham begat Isaac; and Isaac begat Jacob; and Jacob begat Judah and his brethren;
2 Abraham conceived Isaac. And Isaac conceived Jacob. And Jacob conceived Judah and his brothers.
3 Judah fathered Perez and Zerah by Tamar, Perez fathered Hezron, and Hezron fathered Ram.
3 and Judah begat Perez and Zerah of Tamar; and Perez begat Hezron; and Hezron begat Ram;
3 And Judah conceived Perez and Zerah by Tamar. And Perez conceived Hezron. And Hezron conceived Ram.
4 Ram fathered Amminadab, Amminadab fathered Nahshon, and Nahshon fathered Salmon.
4 and Ram begat Amminadab; and Amminadab begat Nahshon; and Nahshon begat Salmon;
4 And Ram conceived Amminadab. And Amminadab conceived Nahshon. And Nahshon conceived Salmon.
5 Salmon fathered Boaz by Rahab, Boaz fathered Obed by Ruth, Obed fathered Jesse,
5 and Salmon begat Boaz of Rahab; and Boaz begat Obed of Ruth; and Obed begat Jesse;
5 Salmon begot Boaz of his wife Rahab; Boaz begot Obed of his wife Ruth; Obed begot Jesse;
6 and Jesse fathered David the king. David the king fathered Solomon by her who had been the wife of Uriah.
6 Jesse begot David the king; David the king begot Solomon of the wife of Uriah;
7 Solomon fathered Rehoboam, Rehoboam fathered Abijah, and Abijah fathered Asa.
7 and Solomon begat Rehoboam; and Rehoboam begat Abijah; and Abijah begat Asa;
7 And Solomon conceived Rehoboam. And Rehoboam conceived Abijah. And Abijah conceived Asa.
8 Asa fathered Jehoshaphat, Jehoshaphat fathered Joram, and Joram fathered Uzziah.
8 And Asa conceived Jehoshaphat. And Jehoshaphat conceived Joram. And Joram conceived Uzziah.
8 And Asa begat Josaphat; and Josaphat begat Joram; and Joram begat Ozias;
9 Uzziah fathered Jotham, Jotham fathered Ahaz, and Ahaz fathered Hezekiah.
9 And Uzziah conceived Jotham. And Jotham conceived Ahaz. And Ahaz conceived Hezekiah.
9 And Ozias begat Joatham; and Joatham begat Achaz; and Achaz begat Ezekias;
10 Hezekiah fathered Manasseh, Manasseh fathered Amon, and Amon fathered Josiah.
10 and Hezekiah begat Manasseh; and Manasseh begat Amon; and Amon begat Josiah;
11 Josiah fathered Jeconiah and his brothers at the time of the captivity in Babylon.
11 and Josiah begat Jechoniah and his brethren, at the time of the carrying away to Babylon.
12 And after the captivity in Babylon, Jeconiah fathered Shealtiel, and Shealtiel fathered Zerubbabel.
12 And after they were brought to Babylon, Jechonias begat Salathiel; and Salathiel begat Zorobabel;
13 Zerubbabel fathered Abiud, Abiud fathered Eliakim, and Eliakim fathered Azor.
13 and Zerubbabel begat Abiud; and Abiud begat Eliakim; and Eliakim begat Azor;
14 Azor fathered Zadok, Zadok fathered Achim, and Achim fathered Eliud.
14 and Azor begat Sadoc; and Sadoc begat Achim; and Achim begat Eliud;
14 And Azor conceived Zadok. And Zadok conceived Achim. And Achim conceived Eliud.
15 Eliud fathered Eleazar, Eleazar fathered Matthan, and Matthan fathered Jacob.
15 and Eliud begat Eleazar; and Eleazar begat Matthan; and Matthan begat Jacob;
15 And Eliud conceived Eleazar. And Eleazar conceived Matthan. And Matthan conceived Jacob.
16 And Jacob fathered Joseph the husband of Mary, of whom was born Jesus who is called Christ.
16 Jacob begot Joseph the husband of Mary, of whom was born Jesus, who is called Christ.
17 So all the generations from Abraham till David [were] fourteen generations, from David until the captivity in Babylon [were] fourteen generations, and from the captivity in Babylon until the Christ [were] fourteen generations.
17 And so, all the generations from Abraham to David are fourteen generations; and from David to the transmigration of Babylon, fourteen generations; and from the transmigration of Babylon to the Christ, fourteen generations.
17 Therefore all the generations, from Abraham down to David, are fourteen generations; and from David down to the Babylonian captivity, fourteen generations; and from the Babylonian captivity down to Christ, fourteen generations.