Nehemiah 12:1-9 NIV

Priests and Levites

1 These were the priests1 and Levites2 who returned with Zerubbabel3 son of Shealtiel4 and with Jeshua:5 Seraiah,6 Jeremiah, Ezra,

References for Nehemiah 12:1

2 Amariah, Malluch, Hattush,
3 Shecaniah, Rehum, Meremoth,
4 Iddo,7 Ginnethon,a Abijah,8

References for Nehemiah 12:4

    • a 12:4 - Many Hebrew manuscripts and Vulgate (see also Neh. 12:16); most Hebrew manuscripts "Ginnethoi"
      5 Mijamin,b Moadiah, Bilgah,

      References for Nehemiah 12:5

        • b 12:5 - A variant of "Miniamin"
          6 Shemaiah, Joiarib, Jedaiah,9

          References for Nehemiah 12:6

          7 Sallu, Amok, Hilkiah and Jedaiah. These were the leaders of the priests and their associates in the days of Jeshua.
          8 The Levites were Jeshua,10 Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, and also Mattaniah,11 who, together with his associates, was in charge of the songs of thanksgiving.

          References for Nehemiah 12:8

          9 Bakbukiah and Unni, their associates, stood opposite them in the services.