Nehemiah 7:6-73 CSB

6 These are the people of the province who went up from among the captive exiles deported by King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon. Each of them returned to his own town in Jerusalem and Judah.a

References for Nehemiah 7:6

    • a 7:6 - Ezr 2:1-70
      7 They came with Zerubbabel, Jeshua, Nehemiah, Azariah, Raamiah, Nahamani, Mordecai, Bilshan, Mispereth, Bigvai, Nehum, and Baanah. The number of the Israelite men [included]:
      8 Parosh's descendants 2,172
      9 Shephatiah's descendants 372
      10 Arah's descendants 652
      11 Pahath-moab's descendants: Jeshua's and Joab's descendants 2,818
      12 Elam's descendants 1,254
      13 Zattu's descendants 845
      14 Zaccai's descendants 760
      15 Binnui's descendants 648
      16 Bebai's descendants 628
      17 Azgad's descendants 2,322
      18 Adonikam's descendants 667
      19 Bigvai's descendants 2,067
      20 Adin's descendants 655
      21 Ater's descendants: of Hezekiah 98
      22 Hashum's descendants 328
      23 Bezai's descendants 324
      24 Hariph's descendants 112
      25 Gibeon'sb descendants 95

      References for Nehemiah 7:25

        • b 7:25 - Gibbar's in Ezr 2:20
          26 Bethlehem's and Netophah's men 188
          27 Anathoth's men 128
          28 Beth-azmaveth's men 42
          29 Kiriath-jearim's, Chephirah's, and Beeroth's men 743
          30 Ramah's and Geba's men 621
          31 Michmas's men 122
          32 Bethel's and Ai's men 123
          33 the other Nebo's men 52
          34 the other Elam's people 1,254
          35 Harim's people 320
          36 Jericho's people 345
          37 Lod's, Hadid's, and Ono's people 721
          38 Senaah's people 3,930
          39 The priests [included]: Jedaiah's descendants of the house of Jeshua 973
          40 Immer's descendants 1,052
          41 Pashhur's descendants 1,247
          42 Harim's descendants 1,017
          43 The Levites [included]: Jeshua's descendants: of Kadmiel Hodevah's descendants 74
          44 The singers [included]: Asaph's descendants 148
          45 The gatekeepers [included]: Shallum's descendants, Ater's descendants, Talmon's descendants, Akkub's descendants, Hatita's descendants, Shobai's descendants 138
          46 The temple servants [included]: Ziha's descendants, Hasupha's descendants, Tabbaoth's descendants,
          47 Keros's descendants, Sia's descendants, Padon's descendants,
          48 Lebana's descendants, Hagaba's descendants, Shalmai's descendants,
          49 Hanan's descendants, Giddel's descendants, Gahar's descendants,
          50 Reaiah's descendants, Rezin's descendants, Nekoda's descendants,
          51 Gazzam's descendants, Uzza's descendants, Paseah's descendants,
          52 Besai's descendants, Meunim's descendants, Nephishesim'sc descendants,

          References for Nehemiah 7:52

            • c 7:52 - Alt Hb tradition reads Nephushesim's
              53 Bakbuk's descendants, Hakupha's descendants, Harhur's descendants,
              54 Bazlith's descendants, Mehida's descendants, Harsha's descendants,
              55 Barkos's descendants, Sisera's descendants, Temah's descendants,
              56 Neziah's descendants, Hatipha's descendants.
              57 The descendants of Solomon's servants [included]: Sotai's descendants, Sophereth's descendants, Perida's descendants,
              58 Jaala's descendants, Darkon's descendants, Giddel's descendants,
              59 Shephatiah's descendants, Hattil's descendants, Pochereth-hazzebaim's descendants, Amon's descendants.
              60 All the temple servants and the descendants of Solomon's servants 392
              61 The following are those who came from Tel-melah, Tel-harsha, Cherub, Addon, and Immer, but were unable to prove that their families and ancestry were Israelite:
              62 Delaiah's descendants, Tobiah's descendants, and Nekoda's descendants 642
              63 and from the priests: the descendants of Hobaiah, the descendants of Hakkoz, and the descendants of Barzillai-who had taken a wife from the daughters of Barzillai the Gileadite and was called by their name.
              64 These searched for their entries in the genealogical records, but they could not be found, so they were disqualified from the priesthood.
              65 The governord ordered them not to eat the most holy things until there was a priest who could consult the Urim and Thummim.e

              References for Nehemiah 7:65

                • d 7:65 - Neh 8:9-12; Ezr 2:63
                • e 7:65 - Two objects used to determine God's will; Ex 28:30
                  66 The whole combined assembly numbered 42,360
                  67 not including their 7,337 male and female slaves, as well as their 245 male and female singers.
                  68 They had 736 horses, 245 mules,f

                  References for Nehemiah 7:68

                    • f 7:68 - Some Hb mss, LXX; other Hb mss omit v. 68; Ezr 2:66
                      69 435 camels, and 6,720 donkeys.
                      70 Some of the family leaders gave to the project. The governor gave 1,000 gold drachmas,g 50 bowls, and 530 priestly garments to the treasury.

                      References for Nehemiah 7:70

                        • g 7:70 - Or darics; the official Persian gold coin
                          71 Some of the family leaders gave 20,000 gold drachmas and 2,200 silver minash to the treasury for the project.

                          References for Nehemiah 7:71

                            • h 7:71 - A Babylonian coin worth 50 shekels
                              72 The rest of the people gave 20,000 gold drachmas, 2,000 silver minas, and 67 priestly garments.
                              73 So the priests, Levites, gatekeepers, temple singers, some of the people, temple servants, and all Israel settled in their towns.i

                              References for Nehemiah 7:73

                                • i 7:73 - Jos 21; 1 Ch 9:2