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1 Chronicles 12:23 - 12:40

David’s Military Companies in Hebron

23 Now these are the numbers of the companies equipped for military duty, who came to David at Hebron, to turn the kingdom of Saul to him, according to the command of Yahweh.
The sons of Judah who bore shield and spear were 6,800, equipped for military duty.
Of the sons of Simeon, mighty men of valor for military duty, 7,100.
Of the sons of Levi 4,600.
Now Jehoiada was the leader of the house of Aaron, and with him were 3,700,
also Zadok, a young man mighty of valor, and of his father’s house 22 commanders.
Of the sons of Benjamin, Saul’s relatives, 3,000; for until now the greatest part of them had kept their allegiance to the house of Saul.
Of the sons of Ephraim 20,800, mighty men of valor, men who had a name in their fathers’ households.
Of the half-tribe of Manasseh 18,000, who were designated by name to come and make David king.
Of the sons of Issachar, men who knew how to discern the times, to know what Israel should do, their chiefs were two hundred; and all their relatives were at their command.
Of Zebulun, there were 50,000 who went out in the army, who could arrange themselves for battle with all kinds of weapons of war and helped David with an undivided heart.
Of Naphtali there were 1,000 commanders, and with them 37,000 with large shield and spear.
Of the Danites who could arrange themselves for battle, there were 28,600.
Of Asher there were 40,000 who went out in the army to arrange themselves for battle.
From the other side of the Jordan, of the Reubenites and the Gadites and of the half-tribe of Manasseh, there were 120,000 with all kinds of weapons for the army for battle.
38 All these, being men of war who could draw up in battle lines, came to Hebron with their whole heart to make David king over all Israel; and all the rest also of Israel were of one heart to make David king. 39 They were there with David three days, eating and drinking, for their relatives had prepared for them. 40 Moreover those who were near to them, even as far as Issachar and Zebulun and Naphtali, brought food on donkeys, camels, mules, and on oxen, great provisions of flour, fig cakes and bunches of raisins, wine, oil, oxen, and sheep. There was gladness indeed in Israel.