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2 Kings 25:19 NIV

19 Of those still in the city, he took the officer in charge of the fighting men, and five royal advisers. He also took the secretary who was chief officer in charge of conscripting the people of the land and sixty of the conscripts who were found in the city.

Study tools for 2 Kings 25:19

  • a 25:3 - Probable reading of the original Hebrew text (see Jer. 52:6); Masoretic Text does not have "fourth" .
  • b 25:4 - Or "Chaldeans" ; also in verses 13, 25 and 26
  • c 25:4 - Or "the Jordan Valley"
  • d 25:5 - Or "Chaldean" ; also in verses 10 and 24
  • e 25:17 - That is, about 27 feet or about 8.1 meters
  • f 25:17 - That is, about 4 1/2 feet or about 1.4 meters