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Ezra 2

The Book of Ezra

Chapter 3

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Modern Hebrew
ויגע החדש השביעי
ובני ישראל בערים
ויאספו העם כאיש
אחד אל־ ירושלם׃

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Hebrew Transliterated
3:1 VYG'y HChDSh HShBY'yY VBNY YShUr'aL B'yUrYM VY'aSPhV H'yM K'aYSh 'aChD 'aL- YUrVShLM.

Latin Vulgate
3:1 iamque venerat mensis septimus et erant filii Israhel in civitatibus suis congregatus est ergo populus quasi vir unus in Hierusalem

King James Version
3:1 And when the seventh month was come, and the children of Israel were in the cities, the people gathered themselves together as one man to Jerusalem.

American Standard Version
3:1 And when the seventh month was come, and the children of Israel were in the cities, the people gathered themselves together as one man to Jerusalem.

Bible in Basic English
3:1 And when the seventh month came, and the children of Israel were in the towns, the people came together like one man to Jerusalem.

Darby's English Translation
3:1 And when the seventh month came, and the children of Israel were in the cities, the people gathered together as one man to Jerusalem.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:1 And now the seventh month was come, and the children of Israel were in their cities: and the people gathered themselves together as one man to Jerusalem.

Noah Webster Bible
3:1 And when the seventh month had come, and the children of Israel were in the cities, the people assembled themselves as one man at Jerusalem.

World English Bible
3:1 When the seventh month was come, and the children of Israel were in the cities, the people gathered themselves together as one man to Jerusalem.

Young's Literal Translation
3:1 And the seventh month cometh, and the sons of Israel are in the cities, and the people are gathered, as one men, unto Jerusalem.

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Modern Hebrew
ויקם ישוע
בן־יוצדק ואחיו
הכהנים וזרבבל
בן־שאלתיאל ואחיו
ויבנו את־מזבח
אלהי ישראל להעלות
עליו עלות ככתוב
בתורת משה
איש־האלהים׃

Paleo-Hebrew (Before 585 B.C.)
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Hebrew Transliterated
3:2 VYQM YShV'y BN-YVTShDQ V'aChYV HKHNYM VZUrBBL BN-Sh'aLThY'aL V'aChYV VYBNV 'aTh-MZBCh 'aLHY YShUr'aL LH'yLVTh 'yLYV 'yLVTh KKThVB BThVUrTh MShH 'aYSh-H'aLHYM.

Latin Vulgate
3:2 et surrexit Iosue filius Iosedech et fratres eius sacerdotes et Zorobabel filius Salathihel et fratres eius et aedificaverunt altare Dei Israhel ut offerrent in eo holocaustomata sicut scriptum est in lege Mosi viri Dei

King James Version
3:2 Then stood up Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and his brethren the priests, and Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and his brethren, and builded the altar of the God of Israel, to offer burnt offerings thereon, as it is written in the law of Moses the man of God.

American Standard Version
3:2 Then stood up Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and his brethren the priests, and Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and his brethren, and builded the altar of the God of Israel, to offer burnt-offerings thereon, as it is written in the law of Moses the man of God.

Bible in Basic English
3:2 Then Jeshua, the son of Jozadak, and his brothers the priests, and Zerubbabel, the son of Shealtiel, with his brothers, got up and made the altar of the God of Israel for burned offerings as is recorded in the law of Moses, the man of God.

Darby's English Translation
3:2 Then stood up Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and his brethren the priests, and Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and his brethren, and built the altar of the God of Israel, to offer up burnt-offerings on it, as it is written in the law of Moses the man of God.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:2 And Josue the son of Josedec rose up, and his brethren the priests, and Zorobabel the son of Salathiel, and his brethren, and they built the altar of the God of Israel that they might offer holocausts upon it, as it is written in the law of Moses the mall of God.

Noah Webster Bible
3:2 Then stood up Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and his brethren the priests, and Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and his brethren, and built the altar of the God of Israel, to offer burnt-offerings on it as it is written in the law of Moses the man of God.

World English Bible
3:2 Then stood up Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and his brothers the priests, and Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and his brothers, and built the altar of the God of Israel, to offer burnt offerings thereon, as it is written in the law of Moses the man of God.

Young's Literal Translation
3:2 And rise doth Jeshua son of Jozadak, and his brethren the priests, and Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, and his brethren, and they build the altar of the God of Israel, to cause to ascend upon it burnt-offerings, as it is written in the law of Moses, the man of God.

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Modern Hebrew
ויכינו המזבח
על־מכונתיו כי
באימה עליהם מעמי
הארצות ויעל עליו
עלות ליהוה עלות
לבקר ולערב׃

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Hebrew Transliterated
3:3 VYKYNV HMZBCh 'yL-MKVNThYV KY B'aYMH 'yLYHM M'yMY H'aUrTShVTh VY'yL 'yLYV 'yLVTh LYHVH 'yLVTh LBQUr VL'yUrB.

Latin Vulgate
3:3 conlocaverunt autem altare super bases suas deterrentibus eos per circuitum populis terrarum et obtulerunt super illud holocaustum Domino mane et vespere

King James Version
3:3 And they set the altar upon his bases; for fear was upon them because of the people of those countries: and they offered burnt offerings thereon unto the LORD, even burnt offerings morning and evening.

American Standard Version
3:3 And they set the altar upon its base; for fear was upon them because of the peoples of the countries: and they offered burnt-offerings thereon unto Jehovah, even burnt-offerings morning and evening.

Bible in Basic English
3:3 They put the altar on its base; for fear was on them because of the people of the countries: and they made burned offerings on it to the Lord, even burned offerings morning and evening.

Darby's English Translation
3:3 And they set the altar on its base; for fear was upon them because of the people of the countries; and they offered up burnt-offerings on it to Jehovah, the morning and evening burnt-offerings.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:3 And they set the altar of God upon its bases, while the people of the lands round about put them in fear, and they offered upon it a holocaust to the Lord morning and evening.

Noah Webster Bible
3:3 And they set the altar upon its bases; for fear was upon them because of the people of those countries: and they offered burnt-offerings on it to the LORD, even burnt-offerings morning and evening.

World English Bible
3:3 They set the altar on its base; for fear was on them because of the peoples of the countries: and they offered burnt offerings thereon to Yahweh, even burnt offerings morning and evening.

Young's Literal Translation
3:3 And they establish the altar on its bases, because of the fear upon them of the peoples of the lands, and he causeth burnt-offerings to ascend upon it to Jehovah, burnt-offerings for the morning and for the evening.

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Modern Hebrew
ויעשו את־חג הסכות
ככתוב ועלת יום
ביום במספר כמשפט
דבר־יום ביומו׃

Paleo-Hebrew (Before 585 B.C.)
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Hebrew Transliterated
3:4 VY'yShV 'aTh-ChG HSKVTh KKThVB V'yLTh YVM BYVM BMSPhUr KMShPhT DBUr-YVM BYVMV.

Latin Vulgate
3:4 feceruntque sollemnitatem tabernaculorum sicut scriptum est et holocaustum diebus singulis per ordinem secundum praeceptum opus diei in die suo

King James Version
3:4 They kept also the feast of tabernacles, as it is written, and offered the daily burnt offerings by number, according to the custom, as the duty of every day required;

American Standard Version
3:4 And they kept the feast of tabernacles, as it is written, and offered the daily burnt-offerings by number, according to the ordinance, as the duty of every day required;

Bible in Basic English
3:4 And they kept the feast of tents, as it is recorded, making the regular burned offerings every day by number, as it is ordered; for every day what was needed.

Darby's English Translation
3:4 And they held the feast of tabernacles as it is written, and offered daily burnt-offerings by number, according to the ordinance, as the duty of every day required;

Douay Rheims Bible
3:4 And they kept the feast of tabernacles, as it is written, and offered the holocaust every day orderly according to the commandment, the duty of the day in its day.

Noah Webster Bible
3:4 They kept also the feast of tabernacles, as it is written, and offered the daily burnt-offerings by number, according to the custom, as the duty of every day required;

World English Bible
3:4 They kept the feast of tents, as it is written, and offered the daily burnt offerings by number, according to the ordinance, as the duty of every day required;

Young's Literal Translation
3:4 And they make the feast of the booths as it is written, and the burnt-offering of the day daily in number according to the ordinance, the matter of a day in its day;

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Modern Hebrew
ואחריכן עלת תמיד
ולחדשים
ולכל־מועדי יהוה
המקדשים ולכל
מתנדב נדבה ליהוה׃

Paleo-Hebrew (Before 585 B.C.)
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Hebrew Transliterated
3:5 V'aChUrYKN 'yLTh ThMYD VLChDShYM VLKL-MV'yDY YHVH HMQDShYM VLKL MThNDB NDBH LYHVH.

Latin Vulgate
3:5 et post haec holocaustum iuge tam in kalendis quam in universis sollemnitatibus Domini quae erant consecratae et in omnibus in quibus ultro offerebatur munus Deo

King James Version
3:5 And afterward offered the continual burnt offering, both of the new moons, and of all the set feasts of the LORD that were consecrated, and of every one that willingly offered a freewill offering unto the LORD.

American Standard Version
3:5 and afterward the continual burnt-offering, and the offerings of the new moons, and of all the set feasts of Jehovah that were consecrated, and of every one that willingly offered a freewill-offering unto Jehovah.

Bible in Basic English
3:5 And after that, the regular burned offering and the offerings for the new moons and all the fixed feasts of the Lord which had been made holy, and the offering of everyone who freely gave his offering to the Lord.

Darby's English Translation
3:5 and afterwards the continual burnt-offering, and those of the new moons, and of all the set feasts of Jehovah that were consecrated, and of every one that willingly offered a voluntary offering to Jehovah.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:5 And afterwards the continual holocaust, both on the new moons, and on all the solemnities of the Lord, that were consecrated, and on all in which a freewill offering was made to the Lord.

Noah Webster Bible
3:5 And afterward offered the continual burnt-offering, both of the new moons, and of all the set feasts of the LORD that were consecrated, and of every one that willingly offered a free-will-offering to the LORD.

World English Bible
3:5 and afterward the continual burnt-offering, and the offerings of the new moons, and of all the set feasts of Yahweh that were consecrated, and of everyone who willingly offered a freewill-offering to Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
3:5 and after this a continual burnt-offering, and for new moons, and for all appointed seasons of Jehovah that are sanctified; and for every one who is willingly offering a willing-offering to Jehovah.

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Modern Hebrew
מיום אחד לחדש
השביעי החלו
להעלות עלות ליהוה
והיכל יהוה לא
יסד׃

Paleo-Hebrew (Before 585 B.C.)
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Hebrew Transliterated
3:6 MYVM 'aChD LChDSh HShBY'yY HChLV LH'yLVTh 'yLVTh LYHVH VHYKL YHVH L'a YSD.

Latin Vulgate
3:6 a primo die mensis septimi coeperunt offerre holocaustum Domino porro templum Dei fundatum necdum erat

King James Version
3:6 From the first day of the seventh month began they to offer burnt offerings unto the LORD. But the foundation of the temple of the LORD was not yet laid.

American Standard Version
3:6 From the first day of the seventh month began they to offer burnt-offerings unto Jehovah: but the foundation of the temple of Jehovah was not yet laid.

Bible in Basic English
3:6 From the first day of the seventh month they made a start with the burned offerings, but the base of the Temple of the Lord had still not been put in its place.

Darby's English Translation
3:6 From the first day of the seventh month they began to offer up burnt-offerings to Jehovah. But the foundation of the temple of Jehovah was not yet laid.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:6 From the Brat day of the seventh month they began to offer holocausts to the Lord: but the temple of God was not yet founded.

Noah Webster Bible
3:6 From the first day of the seventh month they began to offer burnt-offerings to the LORD. But the foundation of the temple of the LORD was not yet laid.

World English Bible
3:6 From the first day of the seventh month began they to offer burnt offerings to Yahweh: but the foundation of the temple of Yahweh was not yet laid.

Young's Literal Translation
3:6 From the first day of the seventh month they have begun to cause burnt-offerings to ascend to Jehovah, and the temple of Jehovah hath not been founded,

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Modern Hebrew
ויתנו־כסף לחצבים
ולחרשים ומאכל
ומשתה ושמן לצדנים
ולצרים להביא עצי
ארזים מן־הלבנון
אל־ים יפוא כרשיון
כורש מלך־פרס
עליהם׃

Paleo-Hebrew (Before 585 B.C.)
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Hebrew Transliterated
3:7 VYThNV-KSPh LChTShBYM VLChUrShYM VM'aKL VMShThH VShMN LTShDNYM VLTShUrYM LHBY'a 'yTShY 'aUrZYM MN-HLBNVN 'aL-YM YPhV'a KUrShYVN KVUrSh MLK-PhUrS 'yLYHM.

Latin Vulgate
3:7 dederunt autem pecunias latomis et cementariis cibum quoque et potum et oleum Sidoniis Tyriisque ut deferrent ligna cedrina de Libano ad mare Ioppes iuxta quod praeceperat Cyrus rex Persarum eis

King James Version
3:7 They gave money also unto the masons, and to the carpenters; and meat, and drink, and oil, unto them of Zidon, and to them of Tyre, to bring cedar trees from Lebanon to the sea of Joppa, according to the grant that they had of Cyrus king of Persia.

American Standard Version
3:7 They gave money also unto the masons, and to the carpenters; and food, and drink, and oil, unto them of Sidon, and to them of Tyre, to bring cedar-trees from Lebanon to the sea, unto Joppa, according to the grant that they had of Cyrus king of Persia.

Bible in Basic English
3:7 And they gave money to the stoneworkers and woodworkers; and meat and drink and oil to the people of Zidon and of Tyre, for the transport of cedar-trees from Lebanon to the sea, to Joppa, as Cyrus, king of Persia, had given them authority to do.

Darby's English Translation
3:7 And they gave money to the masons and to the carpenters; and meat and drink and oil to the Zidonians and to the Tyrians, to bring cedar-trees from Lebanon to the sea at Joppa, according to the grant that they had of Cyrus king of Persia.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:7 And they gave money to hewers of stones and to masons: and meat and drink, and oil to the Sidonians and Tyrians, to bring cedar trees from Libanus to the sea of Joppe, according to the orders which Cyrus king of the Persians had given them.

Noah Webster Bible
3:7 They gave money also to the masons, and to the carpenters; and provisions, and drink, and oil, to them of Zidon, and to them of Tyre, to bring cedar trees from Lebanon to the sea of Joppa, according to the grant that they had of Cyrus king of Persia.

World English Bible
3:7 They gave money also to the masons, and to the carpenters; and food, and drink, and oil, to them of Sidon, and to them of Tyre, to bring cedar-trees from Lebanon to the sea, to Joppa, according to the grant that they had of Cyrus king of Persia.

Young's Literal Translation
3:7 and they give money to hewers and to artificers, and food, and drink, and oil to Zidonians and to Tyrians, to bring in cedar-trees from Lebanon unto the sea of Joppa, according to the permission of Cyrus king of Persia concerning them.

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Modern Hebrew
ובשנה השנית לבואם
אל־בית האלהים
לירושלם בחדש השני
החלו זרבבל
בן־שאלתיאל וישוע
בן־יוצדק ושאר
אחיהם הכהנים
והלוים וכל־הבאים
מהשבי ירושלם
ויעמידו את־הלוים
מבן עשרים שנה
ומעלה לנצח
על־מלאכת
בית־יהוה׃

Paleo-Hebrew (Before 585 B.C.)
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Hebrew Transliterated
3:8 VBShNH HShNYTh LBV'aM 'aL-BYTh H'aLHYM LYUrVShLM BChDSh HShNY HChLV ZUrBBL BN-Sh'aLThY'aL VYShV'y BN-YVTShDQ VSh'aUr 'aChYHM HKHNYM VHLVYM VKL-HB'aYM MHShBY YUrVShLM VY'yMYDV 'aTh-HLVYM MBN 'yShUrYM ShNH VM'yLH LNTShCh 'yL-ML'aKTh BYTh-YHVH.

Latin Vulgate
3:8 anno autem secundo adventus eorum ad templum Dei in Hierusalem mense secundo coeperunt Zorobabel filius Salathihel et Iosue filius Iosedech et reliqui de fratribus eorum sacerdotes et Levitae et omnes qui venerant de captivitate in Hierusalem et constituerunt Levitas a viginti annis et supra ut urguerent opus Domini

King James Version
3:8 Now in the second year of their coming unto the house of God at Jerusalem, in the second month, began Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and the remnant of their brethren the priests and the Levites, and all they that were come out of the captivity unto Jerusalem; and appointed the Levites, from twenty years old and upward, to set forward the work of the house of the LORD.

American Standard Version
3:8 Now in the second year of their coming unto the house of God at Jerusalem, in the second month, began Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and the rest of their brethren the priests and the Levites, and all they that were come out of the captivity unto Jerusalem, and appointed the Levites, from twenty years old and upward, to have the oversight of the work of the house of Jehovah.

Bible in Basic English
3:8 Now in the second year of their coming into the house of God in Jerusalem, in the second month, the work was taken in hand by Zerubbabel, the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua, the son of Jozadak, and the rest of their brothers the priests and the Levites, and all those who had come from the land where they were prisoners to Jerusalem: and they made the Levites, of twenty years old and over, responsible for overseeing the work of the house of the Lord.

Darby's English Translation
3:8 And in the second year of their coming to the house of God at Jerusalem, in the second month, began Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and the remnant of their brethren the priests and the Levites, and all they that had come out of the captivity to Jerusalem; and they appointed the Levites, from twenty years old and upward, to superintend the work of the house of Jehovah.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:8 And in the second year of their coming to the temple of God in Jerusalem, the second month, Zorobabel the son of Salathiel, and Josue the son of Josedec, and the rest of their brethren the priests, and the Levites, and all that were come from the captivity to Jerusalem began, and they appointed Levites from twenty years old and upward, to hasten forward the work of the Lord.

Noah Webster Bible
3:8 Now in the second year of their coming to the house of God at Jerusalem, in the second month, began Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and the remnant of their brethren the priests and the Levites, and all they that had come out of the captivity to Jerusalem; and appointed the Levites, from twenty years old and upward, to set forward the work of the house of the LORD.

World English Bible
3:8 Now in the second year of their coming to the house of God at Jerusalem, in the second month, began Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and the rest of their brothers the priests and the Levites, and all those who were come out of the captivity to Jerusalem, and appointed the Levites, from twenty years old and upward, to have the oversight of the work of the house of Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
3:8 And in the second year of their coming in unto the house of God, to Jerusalem, in the second month, began Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua son of Jozadak, and the remnant of their brethren the priests and the Levites, and all those coming from the captivity to Jerusalem, and they appoint the Levites from a son of twenty years and upward, to overlook the work of the house of Jehovah.

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Modern Hebrew
ויעמד ישוע בניו
ואחיו קדמיאל
ובניו בני־יהודה
כאחד לנצח על־עשה
המלאכה בבית
האלהים בני חנדד
בניהם ואחיהם
הלוים׃

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3:9 VY'yMD YShV'y BNYV V'aChYV QDMY'aL VBNYV BNY-YHVDH K'aChD LNTShCh 'yL-'yShH HML'aKH BBYTh H'aLHYM BNY ChNDD BNYHM V'aChYHM HLVYM.

Latin Vulgate
3:9 stetitque Iosue filii eius et fratres eius Cedmihel et filii eius et filii Iuda quasi unus ut instarent super eos qui faciebant opus in templo Dei filii Enadad filii eorum et fratres eorum Levitae

King James Version
3:9 Then stood Jeshua with his sons and his brethren, Kadmiel and his sons, the sons of Judah, together, to set forward the workmen in the house of God: the sons of Henadad, with their sons and their brethren the Levites.

American Standard Version
3:9 Then stood Jeshua with his sons and his brethren, Kadmiel and his sons, the sons of Judah, together, to have the oversight of the workmen in the house of God: the sons of Henadad, with their sons and their brethren the Levites.

Bible in Basic English
3:9 Then Jeshua with his sons and his brothers, Kadmiel with his sons, the sons of Hodaviah, together took up the work of overseeing the workmen in the house of God: the sons of Henadad with their sons and their brothers, the Levites.

Darby's English Translation
3:9 And Jeshua stood up, his sons and his brethren, Kadmiel and his sons, the sons of Judah, as one man, to superintend the workmen in the house of God; also the sons of Henadad, their sons and their brethren, the Levites.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:9 Then Josue and his sons and his brethren, Cedmihel, and his sons, and the children of Juda, as one man, stood to hasten them that did the work in the temple of God: the sons of Henadad, and their sons, and their brethren the Levites.

Noah Webster Bible
3:9 Then stood Jeshua with his sons and his brethren, Kadmiel and his sons, the sons of Judah, together, to set forward the workmen in the house of God: the sons of Henadad, with their sons and their brethren the Levites.

World English Bible
3:9 Then stood Jeshua with his sons and his brothers, Kadmiel and his sons, the sons of Judah, together, to have the oversight of the workmen in the house of God: the sons of Henadad, with their sons and their brothers the Levites.

Young's Literal Translation
3:9 And Jeshua standeth, and his sons, and his brethren, Kadmiel and his sons, sons of Judah together, to overlook those doing the work in the house of God; the sons of Henadad, and their sons and their brethren the Levites.

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Modern Hebrew
ויסדו הבנים
את־היכל יהוה
ויעמידו הכהנים
מלבשים בחצצרות
והלוים בני־אסף
במצלתים להלל
את־יהוה על־ידי
דויד מלך־ישראל׃

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3:10 VYSDV HBNYM 'aTh-HYKL YHVH VY'yMYDV HKHNYM MLBShYM BChTShTShUrVTh VHLVYM BNY-'aSPh BMTShLThYM LHLL 'aTh-YHVH 'yL-YDY DVYD MLK-YShUr'aL.

Latin Vulgate
3:10 fundato igitur a cementariis templo Domini steterunt sacerdotes in ornatu suo cum tubis et Levitae filii Asaph in cymbalis ut laudarent Deum per manus David regis Israhel

King James Version
3:10 And when the builders laid the foundation of the temple of the LORD, they set the priests in their apparel with trumpets, and the Levites the sons of Asaph with cymbals, to praise the LORD, after the ordinance of David king of Israel.

American Standard Version
3:10 And when the builders laid the foundation of the temple of Jehovah, they set the priests in their apparel with trumpets, and the Levites the sons of Asaph with cymbals, to praise Jehovah, after the order of David king of Israel.

Bible in Basic English
3:10 And when the builders put in position the base of the Temple of the Lord, the priests, dressed in their robes, took their places with horns, and the Levites, the sons of Asaph, with brass instruments, to give praise to the Lord in the way ordered by David, king of Israel.

Darby's English Translation
3:10 And when the builders laid the foundation of the temple of Jehovah, they set the priests in their apparel, with trumpets, and the Levites the sons of Asaph, with cymbals, to praise Jehovah according to the directions of David king of Israel.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:10 And when the masons laid the foundations of the temple of the Lord, the priests stood in their ornaments with trumpets: and the Levites the sons of Asaph with cymbals, to praise God by the hands of David king of Israel.

Noah Webster Bible
3:10 And when the builders laid the foundation of the temple of the LORD, they set the priests in their apparel with trumpets, and the Levites the sons of Asaph with cymbals, to praise the LORD, after the ordinance of David king of Israel.

World English Bible
3:10 When the builders laid the foundation of the temple of Yahweh, they set the priests in their clothing with trumpets, and the Levites the sons of Asaph with cymbals, to praise Yahweh, after the order of David king of Israel.

Young's Literal Translation
3:10 And those building have founded the temple of Jehovah, and they appoint the priests, clothed, with trumpets, and the Levites, sons of Asaph, with cymbals, to praise Jehovah, by means of the instruments of David king of Israel.

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Modern Hebrew
ויענו בהלל ובהודת
ליהוה כי טוב
כי־לעולם חסדו
על־ישראל וכל־ העם
הריעו תרועה גדולה
בהלל ליהוה על
הוסד בית־יהוה׃

Paleo-Hebrew (Before 585 B.C.)
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Hebrew Transliterated
3:11 VY'yNV BHLL VBHVDTh LYHVH KY TVB KY-L'yVLM ChSDV 'yL-YShUr'aL VKL- H'yM HUrY'yV ThUrV'yH GDVLH BHLL LYHVH 'yL HVSD BYTh-YHVH.

Latin Vulgate
3:11 et concinebant in hymnis et confessione Domino quoniam bonus quoniam in aeternum misericordia eius super Israhel omnis quoque populus vociferabatur clamore magno in laudando Dominum eo quod fundatum esset templum Domini

King James Version
3:11 And they sang together by course in praising and giving thanks unto the LORD; because he is good, for his mercy endureth for ever toward Israel. And all the people shouted with a great shout, when they praised the LORD, because the foundation of the house of the LORD was laid.

American Standard Version
3:11 And they sang one to another in praising and giving thanks unto Jehovah, saying, For he is good, for his lovingkindness endureth for ever toward Israel. And all the people shouted with a great shout, when they praised Jehovah, because the foundation of the house of Jehovah was laid.

Bible in Basic English
3:11 And they gave praise to the Lord, answering one another in their songs and saying, For he is good, for his mercy to Israel is eternal. And all the people gave a great cry of joy, when they gave praise to the Lord, because the base of the Lord's house was put in place.

Darby's English Translation
3:11 And they sang alternately together in praising and giving thanks to Jehovah: For he is good, for his loving-kindness endureth for ever toward Israel. And all the people shouted with a great shout to the praise of Jehovah, because the foundation of the house of Jehovah was laid.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:11 And they sung together hymns, and praise to the Lord: because he is good, for his mercy endureth for ever towards Israel. And all the people shouted with a great shout, praising the Lord, because the foundations of the temple of the Lord were laid.

Noah Webster Bible
3:11 And they sang together by course in praising and giving thanks to the LORD; because he is good, for his mercy endureth for ever towards Israel. And all the people shouted with a great shout, when they praised the LORD, because the foundation of the house of the LORD was laid.

World English Bible
3:11 They sang one to another in praising and giving thanks to Yahweh, saying, For he is good, for his lovingkindness endures forever toward Israel. All the people shouted with a great shout, when they praised Yahweh, because the foundation of the house of Yahweh was laid.

Young's Literal Translation
3:11 And they respond in praising and in giving thanks to Jehovah, for good, for to the age His kindness is over Israel, and all the people have shouted -- a great shout -- in giving praise to Jehovah, because the house of Jehovah hath been founded.

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Modern Hebrew
ורבים מהכהנים
והלוים וראשי
האבות הזקנים אשר
ראו את־הבית
הראשון ביסדו זה
הבית בעיניהם בכים
בקול גדול ורבים
בתרועה בשמחה
להרים קול׃

Paleo-Hebrew (Before 585 B.C.)
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Hebrew Transliterated
3:12 VUrBYM MHKHNYM VHLVYM VUr'aShY H'aBVTh HZQNYM 'aShUr Ur'aV 'aTh-HBYTh HUr'aShVN BYSDV ZH HBYTh B'yYNYHM BKYM BQVL GDVL VUrBYM BThUrV'yH BShMChH LHUrYM QVL.

Latin Vulgate
3:12 plurimi etiam de sacerdotibus et Levitis et principes patrum seniores qui viderant templum prius cum fundatum esset et hoc templum in oculis eorum flebant voce magna et multi vociferantes in laetitia elevabant vocem

King James Version
3:12 But many of the priests and Levites and chief of the fathers, who were ancient men, that had seen the first house, when the foundation of this house was laid before their eyes, wept with a loud voice; and many shouted aloud for joy:

American Standard Version
3:12 But many of the priests and Levites and heads of fathers` houses, the old men that had seen the first house, when the foundation of this house was laid before their eyes, wept with a loud voice; and many shouted aloud for joy:

Bible in Basic English
3:12 But a number of the priests and Levites and the heads of families, old men who had seen the first house, when the base of this house was put down before their eyes, were overcome with weeping; and a number were crying out with joy:

Darby's English Translation
3:12 But many of the priests and Levites and chief fathers, the ancient men that had seen the first house, wept with a loud voice, when the foundation of this house was laid in their sight; and many shouted aloud for joy.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:12 But many of the priests and the Levites, and the chief of the fathers and the ancients that had seen the former temple; when they had the foundation of this temple before their eyes, wept with a loud voice: and many shouting for joy, lifted up their voice.

Noah Webster Bible
3:12 But many of the priests and Levites and chief of the fathers, old men, that had seen the first house, when the foundation of this house was laid before their eyes, wept with a loud voice; and many shouted aloud for joy:

World English Bible
3:12 But many of the priests and Levites and heads of fathers` houses, the old men who had seen the first house, when the foundation of this house was laid before their eyes, wept with a loud voice; and many shouted aloud for joy:

Young's Literal Translation
3:12 And many of the priests, and the Levites, and the heads of the fathers, the aged men who had seen the first house -- in this house being founded before their eyes -- are weeping with a loud voice, and many with a shout, in joy, lifting up the voice;

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Modern Hebrew
ואין העם מכירים
קול תרועת השמחה
לקול בכי העם כי
העם מריעים תרועה
גדולה והקול נשמע
עד־למרחוק׃

Paleo-Hebrew (Before 585 B.C.)
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Hebrew Transliterated
3:13 V'aYN H'yM MKYUrYM QVL ThUrV'yTh HShMChH LQVL BKY H'yM KY H'yM MUrY'yYM ThUrV'yH GDVLH VHQVL NShM'y 'yD-LMUrChVQ.

Latin Vulgate
3:13 nec poterat quisquam agnoscere vocem clamoris laetantium et vocem fletus populi commixtim enim populus vociferabatur clamore magno et vox audiebatur procul

King James Version
3:13 So that the people could not discern the noise of the shout of joy from the noise of the weeping of the people: for the people shouted with a loud shout, and the noise was heard afar off.

American Standard Version
3:13 so that the people could not discern the noise of the shout of joy from the noise of the weeping of the people; for the people shouted with a loud shout, and the noise was heard afar off.

Bible in Basic English
3:13 So that in the ears of the people the cry of joy was mixed with the sound of weeping; for the cries of the people were loud and came to the ears of those who were a long way off.

Darby's English Translation
3:13 And the people could not discern the noise of the shout of joy from the noise of the weeping of the people; for the people shouted with a great shout, and the noise was heard afar off.

Douay Rheims Bible
3:13 So that one could not distinguish the voice of the shout of joy, from the noise of the weeping of the people: for one with another the people shouted with a loud shout, and the voice was heard afar off.

Noah Webster Bible
3:13 So that the people could not discern the noise of the shout of the joy from the noise of the weeping of the people: for the people shouted with a loud shout, and the noise was heard afar off.

World English Bible
3:13 so that the people could not discern the noise of the shout of joy from the noise of the weeping of the people; for the people shouted with a loud shout, and the noise was heard afar off.

Young's Literal Translation
3:13 and the people are not discerning the noise of the shout of joy from the noise of the weeping of the people, for the people are shouting -- a great shout -- and the noise hath been heard unto a distance.

Ezra 4

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