Nehemiah 7:66

66 The whole company numbered 42,360,

Nehemiah 7:66 in Other Translations

66 The whole congregation together was forty and two thousand three hundred and threescore,
66 The whole assembly together was 42,360,
66 So a total of 42,360 people returned to Judah,
66 The total count for the congregation was 42,360.
66 The whole combined assembly numbered 42,360

Nehemiah 7:66 Meaning and Commentary

Nehemiah 7:66

(See Gill on Nehemiah 7:6).

Nehemiah 7:66 In-Context

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,
67 besides their 7,337 male and female slaves; and they also had 245 male and female singers.
68 There were 736 horses, 245 mules,
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