Bible ~~- Older Testament ~~- 1st Chronicles ~~- chapter 21 of 29 (30 verses.)

1st Chronicles 21:5Wrench

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Finally [General] Joab {JAH-Dad} hands [king] David the results of the [cursed] human-inventory.
It identifies a total of 1,100,000 sword-drawing men in [north] Israel, plus 470,000 sword-drawing men in Judaea.

Note: Nations take censuses to count human resource-assets as collateral for loans to fund military buildup.
If you participate in the census, or in birth registration or national I.D.
numbers, innocent blood stains your hands.



Other English Bible translations of 1st Chronicles 21:5:

Complete Jewish Bible (Sacred Name Version)CJB-SNYo’av reported the results of the census to David: in Isra’el were 1,100,000 men who could handle a sword, while Y’hudah had 470,000 men who could handle a sword.
New International Version (Sacred Name)NIV-SRJoab reported the number of the fighting men to David: In all Israel there were one million one hundred thousand men who could handle a sword, including four hundred and seventy thousand in Judah.
New International Readers Version (Sacred Name)NIRV-SNJoab reported to David how many fighting men he had counted. In the whole land of Israel there were 1,100,000 men who could use a sword well. That included 470,000 men in Judah.
New Living Translation (Sacred Name Version)NLT-SNand reported the number of people to David. There were 1,100,000 men of military age in Israel, and 470,000 in Judah.
New Revised Standard (Sacred Name Edition)NRSV-SNJoab gave the total count of the people to David. In all Israel there were one million one hundred thousand men who drew the sword, and in Judah four hundred seventy thousand who drew the sword.
The Message (Sacred Name Version)MSG-SNand reported the results of the census: There were 1,100,000 fighting men; of that total, Judah accounted for 470,000.
Good News Translation (Sacred Name)GNT-SNHe reported to King David the total number of men capable of military service: 1,100,000 in Israel and 470,000 in Judah.
New American Standard (Sacred Name Bible)NASB-SNJoab gave the number of the census of all the people to David. And all Israel were 1,100,000 men who drew the sword; and Judah was 470,000 men who drew the sword.
King James Version (unedited)KJVAnd Joab gave the sum of the number of the people unto David. And all they of Israel were a thousand thousand and an hundred thousand men that drew sword: and Judah was four hundred threescore and ten thousand men that drew sword.