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2 Kings 25:24 NIV

24 Gedaliah took an oath to reassure them and their men. “Do not be afraid of the Babylonian officials,” he said. “Settle down in the land and serve the king of Babylon, and it will go well with you.”

Study tools for 2 Kings 25:24

  • 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