Zechariah 2:2

“Then said I, Whither goest thou? And he said unto me, To measure Jerusalem, to see what is the breadth thereof, and what is the length thereof.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then said I, Whither goest thou? And hee said vnto me, To measure Ierusalem, to see what is the breadth thereof, and what is the length thereof.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So I said, "Where are you going? And he said to me, "To measure Jerusalem, to see how wide it is and how long it is.""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then said I, Whither goest thou? And he said unto me, To measure Jerusalem, to see what is the breadth thereof, and what is the length thereof.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And I said to him, Where are you going? And he said to me, To take the measure of Jerusalem, to see how wide and how long it is.
- Basic English Bible

And I said, Whither goest thou? And he said unto me, To measure Jerusalem, to see what is the breadth thereof, and what is the length thereof.
- Darby Bible

Then said I, Whither goest thou? And he said to me, To measure Jerusalem, to see what is its breadth, and what is its length.
- Webster's Bible

Then I asked, "Where are you going?" He said to me, "To measure Jerusalem, to see what is its breadth and what is its length."
- World English Bible

And I say, `Whither are thou going?' And he saith unto me, `To measure Jerusalem, to see how much [is] its breadth, and how much its length.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

(2:6) Then said I: 'Whither goest thou?' And he said unto me: 'To measure Jerusalem, to see what is the breadth thereof, and what is the length thereof.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Zechariah 2:2


2:2 To measure - To take the exact dimensions of it, that it may answer God's promise, and be capable to receive its inhabitants. Jerusalem - The city which was to be built hereafter.


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