Nehemiah 5:17

“Moreover there were at my table an hundred and fifty of the Jews and rulers, beside those that came unto us from among the heathen that are about us.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Moreouer, there were at my table, an hundred and fiftie of the Iewes and rulers, besides those that came vnto vs from among the heathen that are about vs.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Moreover, {there were} at my table one hundred and fifty Jews and officials, besides those who came to us from the nations that were around us.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Moreover there were at my table, of the Jews and the rulers, a hundred and fifty men, besides those that came unto us from among the nations that were round about us.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And more than this, a hundred and fifty of the Jews and the rulers were guests at my table, in addition to those who came to us from the nations round about us.
- Basic English Bible

And there were at my table a hundred and fifty of the Jews and the rulers, besides those that came to us from among the nations that were about us.
- Darby Bible

Moreover, there were at my table a hundred and fifty of the Jews and rulers, besides those that came to us from among the heathen that were about us.
- Webster's Bible

Moreover there were at my table, of the Jews and the rulers, one hundred fifty men, besides those who came to us from among the nations that were around us.
- World English Bible

and of the Jews, and of the prefects, a hundred and fifty men, and those coming in unto us of the nations that [are] round about us, [are] at my table;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Moreover there were at my table of the Jews and the rulers a hundred and fifty men, beside those that came unto us from among the nations that were round about us.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Nehemiah 5:17


5:17 Rulers - Not only Jews of the inferior sort, for whom meaner provisions might suffice, but also their rulers, for whom better provision was fit; who resorted to him upon all occasions, to give him notice of the enemies designs; or to receive his orders.


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