Now it came to pass in the seventh month that Ishmael, the son of Nethaniah, the son of Elishama, of the royal seed, and one of the chief officers of the king, and ten men with him, came to Gedaliah the son of Ahikam to Mizpah. While they were eating bread together there in Mizpah, Bible see other translations

”royal seed.” The royal family.

Commentary for: Jeremiah 41:1