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Nehemiah 3:5 NIV

5 The next section was repaired by the men of Tekoa, but their nobles would not put their shoulders to the work under their supervisors.a

References for Nehemiah 3:5

    • b 3:5 - Or "their Lord" or "the governor"

      Study tools for Nehemiah 3:5

      • a 3:5 - Or "their Lord" or "the governor"
      • b 3:6 - Or "Old"
      • c 3:13 - That is, about 1,500 feet or about 450 meters
      • d 3:15 - Hebrew "Shelah," a variant of "Shiloah," that is, Siloam
      • e 3:16 - Hebrew; Septuagint, some Vulgate manuscripts and Syriac "tomb"
      • f 3:18 - Two Hebrew manuscripts and Syriac (see also Septuagint and verse 24); most Hebrew manuscripts "Bavvai"