Treasury of Scripture
Furthermore over the tribes of Israel: the ruler of the Reubenites was Eliezer the son of Zichri: of the Simeonites, Shephatiah the son of Maachah:
Furthermore These persons, called `princes of the tribes,' in ver
1 Chronicles 27:22 Of Dan, Azareel the son of Jeroham. These were the princes of the tribes of Israel.
1 Chronicles 28:1 And David assembled all the princes of Israel, the princes of the tribes...
, appear to have been civil rulers over their several tribes, and honourary men, without pay, not unlike the lords lieutenants of our counties. In this enumeration there is no mention of the tribes of Gad and Asher, probably because they were joined to the neighbouring tribes; or perhaps, the account of these has been lost from the register.
Strong's ConcordanceFurthermore over the tribes of Israel: the ruler of the Reubenites [was] Eliezer the son of Zichri: of the Simeonites, Shephatiah the son of Maachah:
Topical BibleCharge Chief Eliezer Elie'zer Furthermore Leader Maacah Ma'acah Maachah Officer Prince Reubenite Reubenites Ruler Shephatiah Shephati'ah Simeonite Simeonites Tribes Zichri Zicri
1 Chronicles Chapter 27 Verse 16
Alphabetical: charge chief Eliezer for in Israel Maacah Now of officer officers over Reubenites Shephatiah Simeonites son The tribes was Zichri Zicri
OT History: 1 Chronicles 27:16 Furthermore over the tribes of Israel: (1 Chron. 1Ch iCh i Ch 1 chr 1chr)