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Ezra 4:5 NIV

5 They bribed officials to work against them and frustrate their plans during the entire reign of Cyrus king of Persia and down to the reign of Darius king of Persia.

Study tools for Ezra 4:5

  • a 4:4 - Or "and troubled them as they built"
  • b 4:6 - Hebrew "Ahasuerus"
  • c 4:7 - Or "written in Aramaic and translated"
  • d 4:7 - The text of 4:8–6:18 is in Aramaic.
  • e 4:13 - The meaning of the Aramaic for this clause is uncertain.