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Ezra 5:1 NLT

1 At that time the prophets Haggai and Zechariah son of Iddo prophesied to the Jews in Judah and Jerusalem. They prophesied in the name of the God of Israel who was over them.

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  • a 5:2 - Aramaic Jozadak, a variant spelling of Jehozadak.
  • b 5:3 - Aramaic the province beyond the river; also in 5:6 .
  • c 5:4 - As in one Hebrew manuscript and Greek and Syriac versions; Masoretic Text reads Then we told them.
  • d 5:12 - Aramaic Nebuchadnezzar the Chaldean.
  • e 5:13 - King Cyrus of Persia is here identified as the king of Babylon because Persia had conquered the Babylonian Empire.