Ezra 5:10
New International Version
We also asked them their names, so that we could write down the names of their leaders for your information.

New Living Translation
And we demanded their names so that we could tell you who the leaders were.

English Standard Version
We also asked them their names, for your information, that we might write down the names of their leaders.

Berean Study Bible
We also asked for their names, so that we could write down the names of their leaders for your information.

King James Bible
We asked their names also, to certify thee, that we might write the names of the men that were the chief of them.

New King James Version
We also asked them their names to inform you, that we might write the names of the men who were chief among them.

New American Standard Bible
We also asked them their names so as to inform you, in order that we might write down the names of the men who were in charge.

NASB 1995
"We also asked them their names so as to inform you, and that we might write down the names of the men who were at their head.

NASB 1977
“We also asked them their names so as to inform you, and that we might write down the names of the men who were at their head.

Amplified Bible
We also asked them their names so that we might notify you, and so that we might record the names of the men in charge.

Christian Standard Bible
We also asked them for their names, so that we could write down the names of their leaders for your information.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
We also asked them for their names, so that we could write down the names of their leaders for your information.

American Standard Version
We asked them their names also, to certify thee, that we might write the names of the men that were at the head of them.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Also we asked them their names to notify you that we may write the names of the men who are among their Leaders.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And wee asked them their names, in order to declare them to thee, so as to write to thee the names of their leading men.

Contemporary English Version
We also asked for the names of their leaders, so that we could write them down for you.

Douay-Rheims Bible
We asked also of them their names, that we might give thee notice: and we have written the names of the men that are the chief among them.

English Revised Version
We asked them their names also, to certify thee, that we might write the names of the men that were at the head of them.

Good News Translation
We also asked them their names so that we could inform you who the leaders of this work are.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
For your information, we also asked them for their names so that we would have a record of the men who were their leaders.

International Standard Version
We also asked them their names so that we could certify the identities of their leaders to you.

JPS Tanakh 1917
We asked them their names also, to announce to thee, that we might write the names of the men that were at the head of them.

Literal Standard Version
And also their names we have asked of them, to let you know, that we might write the names of the men who [are] at their head.

NET Bible
We also inquired of their names in order to inform you, so that we might write the names of the men who were their leaders.

New Heart English Bible
We asked them their names also, to inform you that we might write the names of the men who were at their head.

World English Bible
We asked them their names also, to inform you that we might write the names of the men who were at the head of them.

Young's Literal Translation
And also their names we have asked of them, to let thee know, that we might write the names of the men who are at their head.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Tattenai's Letter to Darius
9So we questioned the elders and asked, “Who authorized you to rebuild this temple and restore this structure?” 10We also asked for their names, so that we could write down the names of their leaders for your information. 11And this is the answer they returned: “We are servants of the God of heaven and earth, and we are rebuilding the temple that was built many years ago, which a great king of Israel built and completed.…

Cross References
Ezra 5:4
They also asked, "What are the names of the men who are constructing this building?"

Ezra 5:9
So we questioned the elders and asked, "Who authorized you to rebuild this temple and restore this structure?"

Ezra 5:11
And this is the answer they returned: "We are servants of the God of heaven and earth, and we are rebuilding the temple that was built many years ago, which a great king of Israel built and completed.


Treasury of Scripture

We asked their names also, to certify you, that we might write the names of the men that were the chief of them.

asked

Ezra 5:4
Then said we unto them after this manner, What are the names of the men that make this building?











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
We also
וְאַ֧ף (wə·’ap̄)
Conjunctive waw | Conjunction
Strong's 638: Meaning accession, yea, adversatively though

asked for
שְׁאֵ֥לְנָא (šə·’ê·lə·nā)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - first person common plural
Strong's 7593: To inquire, to request, to demand

their names,
שְׁמָהָתְהֹ֛ם (šə·mā·hā·ṯə·hōm)
Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 8036: A name

so that
דִּ֛י (dî)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's 1768: Who, which, that, because

we could write down
נִכְתֻּ֥ב (niḵ·tuḇ)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - first person common plural
Strong's 3790: To grave, to write

the names
שֻׁם־ (šum-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 8036: A name

of their leaders
גֻּבְרַיָּ֖א (guḇ·ray·yā)
Noun - masculine plural determinate
Strong's 1400: A person

for your information.
לְהוֹדָעוּתָ֑ךְ (lə·hō·w·ḏā·‘ū·ṯāḵ)
Preposition-l | Verb - Hifil - Infinitive construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 3046: To know


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