Nehemiah 7:13
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English Standard Version
The sons of Zattu, 845.

King James Bible
The children of Zattu, eight hundred forty and five.

American Standard Version
The children of Zattu, eight hundred forty and five.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The children of Zethua, eight hundred forty-five.

English Revised Version
The children of Zattu, eight hundred forty and five.

Webster's Bible Translation
The children of Zattu, eight hundred and forty five.

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Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

And God put into my heart, i.e., God inspired me with the resolution; comp. Nehemiah 2:12. What resolution, is declared by the sentences following, which detail its execution. The resolution to gather together the nobles and rulers of the people for the purpose of making a list of their kinsmen, and thus to obtain a basis for the operations contemplated for increasing the inhabitants of Jerusalem. והסּגנים החרים are combined, as in Nehemiah 2:16. On התיחשׂ, comp. 1 Chronicles 5:17.

While this resolve was under consideration, Nehemiah found the register, i.e., the genealogical registry, of those who came up at first (from Babylon). בּראשׁונה, at the beginning, i.e., with Zerubbabel and Joshua under Cyrus (Ezra 2), and not subsequently with Ezra (Ezra 7). "And I found written therein." These words introduce the list now given. This list, vv. 6-73a, is identical with that in Ezra 2, and has been already discussed in our remarks on that chapter.

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Ezra 2:8 The children of Zattu, nine hundred forty and five.

Cross References
Ezra 10:27
Of the sons of Zattu: Elioenai, Eliashib, Mattaniah, Jeremoth, Zabad, and Aziza.

Nehemiah 7:12
The sons of Elam, 1,254.

Nehemiah 7:14
The sons of Zaccai, 760.

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