Nehemiah 8:4 NLT

4 Ezra the scribe stood on a high wooden platform that had been made for the occasion. To his right stood Mattithiah, Shema, Anaiah, Uriah, Hilkiah, and Maaseiah. To his left stood Pedaiah, Mishael, Malkijah, Hashum, Hashbaddanah, Zechariah, and Meshullam.

Study tools for Nehemiah 8:4

  • 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.