Ezra 2:55; Ezra 2:58; Ezra 2:65; Ezra 9:9; Ezra 9:11
The children of Solomon's servants: the children of Sotai, the children of Sophereth, the children of Peruda,
All the Nethinims, and the children of Solomon's servants, were three hundred ninety and two.
Beside their servants and their maids, of whom there were seven thousand three hundred thirty and seven: and there were among them two hundred singing men and singing women .
For we were bondmen; yet our God hath not forsaken us in our bondage, but hath extended mercy unto us in the sight of the kings of Persia, to give us a reviving, to set up the house of our God, and to repair the desolations thereof, and to give us a wall in Judah and in Jerusalem.
Which thou hast commanded by thy servants the prophets, saying , The land, unto which ye go to possess it, is an unclean land with the filthiness of the people of the lands, with their abominations, which have filled it from one end to another with their uncleanness.