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Nehemiah 12:27 NIV

Dedication of the Wall of Jerusalem

27 At the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem, the Levites were sought out from where they lived and were brought to Jerusalem to celebrate joyfully the dedication with songs of thanksgiving and with the music of cymbals, harps and lyres.

References for Nehemiah 12:27

Study tools for Nehemiah 12:27

  • a 12:4 - Many Hebrew manuscripts and Vulgate (see also verse 16); most Hebrew manuscripts "Ginnethoi"
  • b 12:5 - A variant of "Miniamin"
  • c 12:14 - Very many Hebrew manuscripts, some Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac (see also verse 3); most Hebrew manuscripts "Shebaniah’s"
  • d 12:15 - Some Septuagint manuscripts (see also verse 3); Hebrew "Meraioth’s"
  • e 12:31 - Or "go alongside"
  • f 12:31 - Or "proceed alongside"
  • g 12:38 - Or "them alongside"
  • h 12:39 - Or "Old"