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Nehemiah 3:1 ESV

Rebuilding the Wall

1 Then 1Eliashib the high priest rose up with his brothers the priests, and they built 2the Sheep Gate. They consecrated it and 3set its doors. They consecrated it as far as the Tower of the Hundred, as far as the 4Tower of Hananel.

References for Nehemiah 3:1

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      • a 3:2 - Hebrew him
      • b 3:5 - Or lords
      • c 3:6 - Or of the old city
      • d 3:9 - Or foreman of half the portion assigned to; also verses 12, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
      • e 3:13 - A cubit was about 18 inches or 45 centimeters
      • f 3:19 - Or corner; also verses 20, 24, 25
      • g 3:31 - Or Hammiphkad Gate