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Nehemiah 8:3 NLT

3 He faced the square just inside the Water Gate from early morning until noon and read aloud to everyone who could understand. All the people listened closely to the Book of the Law.

Study tools for Nehemiah 8:3

  • a 8:2 - Hebrew on the first day of the seventh month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This day was October 8, 445 ; also see note on 1:1 .
  • b 8:10 - Hebrew he.
  • c 8:13 - Hebrew On the second day, of the seventh month of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This day was October 9, 445 ; also see notes on 1:1 and 8:2 .
  • d 8:14 - Hebrew in the seventh month. This month of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar usually occurs within the months of September and October. See Lev 23:39-43 .
  • e 8:15 - Or pine; Hebrew reads oil tree.
  • f 8:17 - Hebrew Jeshua, a variant spelling of Joshua.