Ezra 8:15 NLT

15 I assembled the exiles at the Ahava Canal, and we camped there for three days while I went over the lists of the people and the priests who had arrived. I found that not one Levite had volunteered to come along.

Study tools for Ezra 8:15

  • a 8:5 - As in some Greek manuscripts (see also 1 Esdras 8:32); Hebrew lacks Zattu.
  • b 8:10 - As in some Greek manuscripts (see also 1 Esdras 8:36); Hebrew lacks Bani.
  • c 8:13 - Or who were the last of his family.
  • d 8:14 - As in Greek and Syriac versions and an alternate reading of the Masoretic Text; the other alternate reads Zabbud.
  • e 8:18 - Israel is the name that God gave to Jacob.
  • f 8:22 - Or charioteers.
  • g 8:26 - Hebrew 650 talents [22 metric tons].
  • h 8:26 - Hebrew 100 talents [3,400 kilograms]; also in 8:26c .
  • i 8:27 - Hebrew 1,000 darics, about 19 pounds or 8.6 kilograms in weight.
  • j 8:31 - Hebrew on the twelfth day of the first month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This day was April 19, 458 ; also see note on 6:15 .
  • k 8:36 - Hebrew the province beyond the river.