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Nehemiah 7 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:1 - Now it happened, when the wall was built, and I had set up the doors, and the porters and the singers and the Levites were appointed,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:2 - that I gave my brother Hanani, and Hananyah the governor of the castle, charge over Yerushalayim; for he was a faithful man, and feared God above many.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:3 - I said to them, Don't let the gates of Yerushalayim be opened until the sun be hot; and while they stand on guard, let them shut the doors, and bar you them: and appoint watches of the inhabitants of Yerushalayim, everyone in his watch, and everyone to be over against his house.
(Ezr 2:1–70 )
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:4 - Now the city was wide and large; but the people were few therein, and the houses were not built.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:5 - My God put into my heart to gather together the nobles, and the rulers, and the people, that they might be reckoned by genealogy. I found the book of the genealogy of those who came up at the first, and I found written therein:
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:6 - These are the children of the province, who went up out of the captivity of those who had been carried away, whom Nevukhadnetztzar the king of Bavel had carried away, and who returned to Yerushalayim and to Yehudah, everyone to his city;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:7 - who came with Zerubbavel, Yeshua, Nechemyah, `Azaryah, Ra`amyah, Nachamani, Mordekhai, Bilshan, Misperet, Bigvai, Nechum, Ba`anah. The number of the men of the people of Yisra'el:
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:8 - The children of Par`osh, two thousand one hundred seventy-two.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:9 - The children of Shefatyah, three hundred seventy-two.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:10 - The children of Arach, six hundred fifty-two.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:11 - The children of Pachat-Mo'av, of the children of Yeshua and Yo'av, two thousand eight hundred and eighteen.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:12 - The children of `Elam, one thousand two hundred fifty-four.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:13 - The children of Zattu, eight hundred forty-five.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:14 - The children of Zakkai, seven hundred sixty.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:15 - The children of Binnui, six hundred forty-eight.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:16 - The children of Bevai, six hundred twenty-eight.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:17 - The children of Azgad, two thousand three hundred twenty-two.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:18 - The children of Adonikam, six hundred sixty-seven.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:19 - The children of Bigvai, two thousand sixty-seven.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:20 - The children of `Adin, six hundred fifty-five.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:21 - The children of Ater, of Hizkiyahu, ninety-eight.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:22 - The children of Hashum, three hundred Twenty-eight.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:23 - The children of Betzai, three hundred twenty-four.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:24 - The children of Harif, one hundred twelve.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:25 - The children of Giv`on, ninety-five.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:26 - The men of Beit-Lechem and Netofah, one hundred eighty-eight.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:27 - The men of `Anatot, one hundred twenty-eight.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:28 - The men of Beit-`Azmavet, forty-two.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:29 - The men of Kiryat-Ye`arim, Kefirah, and Be'erot, seven hundred forty-three.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:30 - The men of Ramah and Geva, six hundred twenty-one.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:31 - The men of Mikhmas, one hundred and twenty-two.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:32 - The men of Beit-El and `Ai, a hundred twenty-three.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:33 - The men of the other Nevo, fifty-two.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:34 - The children of the other `Elam, one thousand two hundred fifty-four.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:35 - The children of Harim, three hundred twenty.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:36 - The children of Yericho, three hundred forty-five.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:37 - The children of Lod, Hadid, and Ono, seven hundred twenty-one.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:38 - The children of Sena'ah, three thousand nine hundred thirty.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:39 - The Kohanim: The children of Yedayah, of the house of Yeshua, nine hundred seventy-three.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:40 - The children of Immer, one thousand fifty-two.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:41 - The children of Pashchur, one thousand two hundred forty-seven.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:42 - The children of Harim, one thousand and seventeen.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:43 - The Levites: the children of Yeshua, of Kadmi'el, of the children of Hodevah, seventy-four.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:44 - The singers: the children of Asaf, one hundred forty-eight.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:45 - The porters: the children of Shallum, the children of Ater, the children of Talmon, the children of `Akkuv, the children of Hatita, the children of Shovai, one hundred thirty-eight.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:46 - The temple servants: the children of Tzicha, the children of Hasufa, the children of Tabba`ot,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:47 - the children of Keros, the children of Sia, the children of Padon,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:48 - the children of Levanah, the children of Hagava, the children of Salmai,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:49 - the children of Hanan, the children of Giddel, the children of Gachar,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:50 - the children of Re'ayah, the children of Retzin, the children of Nekoda,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:51 - the children of Gazzam, the children of Uzza, the children of Pase'ach.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:52 - The children of Besai, the children of Me`unim, the children of Nefishesim,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:53 - the children of Bakbuk, the children of Hakufa, the children of Harchur,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:54 - the children of Batzlit, the children of Mechida, the children of Harsha,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:55 - the children of Barkos, the children of Sisera, the children of Temach,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:56 - the children of Netzi'ach, the children of Hatifa.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:57 - The children of Shlomo's servants: the children of Sotai, the children of Soferet, the children of Perida,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:58 - the children of Ya`alah, the children of Darkon, the children of Giddel,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:59 - the children of Shefatyah, the children of Hattil, the children of Pokheret-Hatzevayim, the children of Amon.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:60 - All the temple servants, and the children of Shlomo's servants, were three hundred ninety-two.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:61 - These were those who went up from Tel-melah, Tel-Harsha, Keruv, Addon, and Immer; but they could not show their fathers' houses, nor their seed, whether they were of Yisra'el:
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:62 - The children of Delayah, the children of Toviyah, the children of Nekoda, six hundred forty-two.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:63 - Of the Kohanim: the children of Havayah, the children of Hakkotz, the children of Barzillai, who took a wife of the daughters of Barzillai the Gil`adite, and was called after their name.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:64 - These sought their register among those who were reckoned by genealogy, but it was not found: therefore were they deemed polluted and put from the priesthood.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:65 - The governor said to them, that they should not eat of the most holy things, until there stood up a Kohen with Urim and Tummim.

Total of People and Gifts

Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:66 - The whole assembly together was forty-two thousand three hundred sixty,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:67 - besides their men-servants and their maid-servants, of whom there were seven thousand three hundred thirty-seven: and they had two hundred forty-five singing men and singing women.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:68 - Their horses were seven hundred thirty-six; their mules, two hundred forty-five;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:69 - their camels, four hundred thirty-five; their donkeys, six thousand seven hundred twenty.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:70 - Some from among the heads of fathers' houses gave to the work. The governor gave to the treasury one thousand darics of gold, fifty basins, and five hundred thirty Kohanim' garments.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:71 - Some of the heads of fathers' houses gave into the treasury of the work twenty thousand darics of gold, and two thousand two hundred minas of silver.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:72 - That which the rest of the people gave was twenty thousand darics of gold, and two thousand minas of silver, and sixty-seven Kohanim' garments.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:73 - So the Kohanim, and the Levites, and the porters, and the singers, and some of the people, and the temple servants, and all Yisra'el, lived in their cities. When the seventh month was come, the children of Yisra'el were in their cities.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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