Best Known Translations
Other Translations

2 Chronicles 36:17 NIV

17 He brought up against them the king of the Babylonians,a who killed their young men with the sword in the sanctuary, and did not spare young men or young women, the elderly or the infirm. God gave them all into the hands of Nebuchadnezzar.

References for 2 Chronicles 36:17

Study tools for 2 Chronicles 36:17

  • a 36:2 - Hebrew "Joahaz," a variant of "Jehoahaz" ; also in verse 4
  • b 36:3 - That is, about 3 3/4 tons or about 3.4 metric tons
  • c 36:3 - That is, about 75 pounds or about 34 kilograms
  • d 36:7 - Or "palace"
  • e 36:9 - One Hebrew manuscript, some Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac (see also 2 Kings 24:8); most Hebrew manuscripts "eight"
  • f 36:10 - Hebrew "brother," that is, relative (see 2 Kings 24:17)
  • g 36:17 - Or "Chaldeans"