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Ezra 4:8 NLT

8 Rehum the governor and Shimshai the court secretary wrote the letter, telling King Artaxerxes about the situation in Jerusalem.

References for Ezra 4:8

    • d 4:8 - The original text of 4:8–6:18 is in Aramaic.

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      • a 4:5 - Darius reigned 521–486
      • b 4:6 - Hebrew Ahasuerus, another name for Xerxes. He reigned 486–465
      • c 4:7 - Artaxerxes reigned 465–424
      • d 4:8 - The original text of 4:8–6:18 is in Aramaic.
      • e 4:10 - Aramaic Osnappar, another name for Ashurbanipal.
      • f 4:10 - Aramaic the province beyond the river; also in 4:11, 16, 17, 20 .
      • g 4:14 - Aramaic Since we eat the salt of the palace.
      • h 4:24 - The second year of Darius’s reign was 520 The narrative started in 4:1-5 is resumed at verse 24.