Nehemiah 4:16 NIV

16 From that day on, half of my men did the work, while the other half were equipped with spears, shields, bows and armor. The officers posted themselves behind all the people of Judah

Study tools for Nehemiah 4:16

  • a 4:5 - Or "have aroused your anger before"
  • b 4:23 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this clause is uncertain.