Nehemiah 8:12

“And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared unto them.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And all the people went their way to eate, and to drinke, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had vnderstood the wordes that were declared vnto them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

All the people went away to eat, to drink, to send portions and to celebrate a great festival, because they understood the words which had been made known to them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared unto them.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And all the people went away to take food and drink, and to send food to others, and to be glad, because the words which were said to them had been made clear.
- Basic English Bible

And all the people went their way, to eat and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great rejoicing. For they had understood the words that were declared to them.
- Darby Bible

And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared to them.
- Webster's Bible

All the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared to them.
- World English Bible

And all the people go to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great joy, because they have understood concerning the words that they made known to them.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared unto them.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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