Nehemiah 7:64

64 These searched for their family records, but they could not find them and so were excluded from the priesthood as unclean.

Nehemiah 7:64 in Other Translations

KJV
64 These sought their register among those that were reckoned by genealogy, but it was not found: therefore were they, as polluted, put from the priesthood.
ESV
64 These sought their registration among those enrolled in the genealogies, but it was not found there, so they were excluded from the priesthood as unclean.
NLT
64 They searched for their names in the genealogical records, but they were not found, so they were disqualified from serving as priests.
MSG
64 They looked high and low for their family records but couldn't find them. And so they were barred from priestly work as ritually unclean.
CSB
64 These searched for their entries in the genealogical records, but they could not be found, so they were disqualified from the priesthood.

Nehemiah 7:64 In-Context

62 the descendants of
63 And from among the priests:
64 These searched for their family records, but they could not find them and so were excluded from the priesthood as unclean.
65 The governor, therefore, ordered them not to eat any of the most sacred food until there should be a priest ministering with the Urim and Thummim.
66 The whole company numbered 42,360,
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