Nehemiah 3:1 NAS

Builders of the Walls

1 Then 1Eliashib the high priest arose with his brothers the priests and built 2the Sheep Gate; they consecrated it and 3hung its doors. They consecrated the wall to 4the Tower of the Hundred and 5the Tower of Hananel.

References for Nehemiah 3:1

Study tools for Nehemiah 3:1

  • a 3:1 - Lit "it"
  • b 3:2 - Lit "him"
  • c 3:4 - Lit "them"
  • d 3:5 - Lit "them"
  • e 3:5 - Lit "bring their neck to"
  • f 3:7 - Or "which was under the jurisdiction of the governor" of the province "beyond the River, also made repairs"
  • g 3:13 - Lit "Gate of Ash-heaps"
  • h 3:14 - Lit "Gate of Ash-heaps"
  • i 3:19 - Lit "a second measure," and so in vv 20, 21, 24, 30
  • j 3:21 - Lit "Eliashib's"
  • k 3:22 - Lit "circle;" i.e. lower Jordan valley
  • l 3:23 - Lit "him"
  • m 3:23 - Lit "him"
  • n 3:27 - Lit "him"
  • o 3:29 - Lit "him"
  • p 3:30 - Or "cell"
  • q 3:31 - Lit "son of"
  • r 3:31 - Or "Mustering"