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2 Kings 25:9 NLT

9 He burned down the Temple of the LORD, the royal palace, and all the houses of Jerusalem. He destroyed all the important buildings in the city.

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    • h 25:9 - Or destroyed the houses of all the important people.

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      • a 25:1 - Hebrew on the tenth day of the tenth month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. A number of events in 2 Kings can be cross-checked with dates in surviving Babylonian records and related accurately to our modern calendar. This day was January 15, 588
      • b 25:3 - Hebrew By the ninth day of the [fourth] month [in the eleventh year of Zedekiah’s reign] (compare Jer 39:2 ; 52:6 and the notes there). This day was July 18, 586 ; also see note on 25:1 .
      • c 25:4 - Or the Chaldeans; also in 25:13, 25, 26 .
      • d 25:4 - As in Greek version (see also Jer 39:4 ; 52:7 ); Hebrew lacks escaped.
      • e 25:4 - Hebrew the Arabah.
      • f 25:5 - Or Chaldean ; also in 25:10, 24 .
      • g 25:8 - Hebrew On the seventh day of the fifth month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This day was August 14, 586 ; also see note on 25:1 .
      • h 25:9 - Or destroyed the houses of all the important people.
      • i 25:17 - Hebrew 18 cubits [8.3 meters].
      • j 25:17 - As in parallel texts at 1 Kgs 7:16, 2 Chr 3:15, and Jer 52:22, all of which read 5 cubits [2.3 meters]; Hebrew reads 3 cubits, which is 4.5 feet or 1.4 meters.
      • k 25:23 - As in parallel text at Jer 40:8 ; Hebrew reads Jaazaniah, a variant spelling of Jezaniah.
      • l 25:25 - Hebrew in the seventh month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This month occurred within the months of October and November 586 ; also see note on 25:1 .
      • m 25:27 - Hebrew He raised the head of.
      • n 25:27 - As in some Hebrew manuscripts and Greek and Syriac versions (see also Jer 52:31 ); Masoretic Text lacks released him.
      • o 25:27 - Hebrew on the twenty-seventh day of the twelfth month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This day was April 2, 561 ; also see note on 25:1 .