Nehemiah 8:11

“So the Levites stilled all the people, saying, Hold your peace, for the day is holy; neither be ye grieved.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So the Leuites stilled all the people, saying, Holde your peace, for the day is holy, neither be ye grieued.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So the Levites calmed all the people, saying, "Be still, for the day is holy; do not be grieved."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So the Levites stilled all the people, saying, Hold your peace, for the day is holy; neither be ye grieved.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So the Levites made all the people quiet, saying, Be quiet, for the day is holy; and do not give way to grief.
- Basic English Bible

And the Levites quieted all the people, saying, Be still! for the day is holy; neither be grieved.
- Darby Bible

So the Levites stilled all the people, saying, Hold your peace, for the day is holy; neither be ye grieved.
- Webster's Bible

So the Levites stilled all the people, saying, "Hold your peace, for the day is holy; neither be grieved."
- World English Bible

And the Levites are keeping all the people silent, saying, `Be silent, for to-day [is] holy, and be not grieved.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

So the Levites stilled all the people, saying: 'Hold your peace, for the day is holy; neither be ye grieved.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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