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Ezra 4:2 KJV

2 Then they came to Zerubbabel, and to the chief of the fathers, and said unto them, Let us build with you: for we seek your God, as ye do; and we do sacrifice unto him since the days of Esarhaddon king of Assur, which brought us up hither.

Study tools for Ezra 4:2

  • a 4:1 - the children...: Heb. the sons of the transportation
  • b 4:6 - Ahasuerus: Heb. Ahashverosh
  • c 4:7 - Bishlam: or, in peace
  • d 4:8 - scribe: or, secretary
  • e 4:9 - companions: Chaldee, societies
  • f 4:12 - set up: or, finished
  • g 4:13 - pay: Chaldee, give
  • h 4:14 - we have...: Chaldee, we are salted with the salt of the palace
  • i 4:15 - moved: Chaldee, made
  • j 4:17 - companions: Chaldee, societies
  • k 4:19 - I commanded: Chaldee, by me a decree is set
  • l 4:21 - Give...: Chaldee, Make a decree
  • m 4:23 - by force...: Chaldee, by arm and power