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Nehemiah 7:5 NIV

5 So my God put it into my heart to assemble the nobles, the officials and the common people for registration by families. I found the genealogical record of those who had been the first to return. This is what I found written there:

Study tools for Nehemiah 7:5

  • a 7:68 - Some Hebrew manuscripts (see also Ezra 2:66); most Hebrew manuscripts do not have this verse.
  • b 7:70 - That is, about 19 pounds or about 8.4 kilograms
  • c 7:71 - That is, about 375 pounds or about 170 kilograms; also in verse 72
  • d 7:71 - That is, about 1 1/3 tons or about 1.2 metric tons
  • e 7:72 - That is, about 1 1/4 tons or about 1.1 metric tons