King James Version
And the people blessed all the men, that willingly offered themselves to dwell at Jerusalem.
Darby Bible Translation
And the people blessed all the men that willingly offered themselves to dwell in Jerusalem.
World English Bible
The people blessed all the men who willingly offered themselves to dwell in Jerusalem.
Young's Literal Translation
and the people give a blessing to all the men who are offering themselves willingly to dwell in Jerusalem.
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CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
And the people blessed all the men, that willingly offered themselves to dwell at Jerusalem.Nehemiah 11:2 Parallel Commentaries
Some of the most complicated problems in Hebrew history as well as in the literary criticism of the Old Testament gather about the books of Ezra and Nehemiah. Apart from these books, all that we know of the origin and early history of Judaism is inferential. They are our only historical sources for that period; and if in them we have, as we seem to have, authentic memoirs, fragmentary though they be, written by the two men who, more than any other, gave permanent shape and direction to Judaism, then …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
My heart is toward the governors of Israel, that offered themselves willingly among the people. Bless ye the LORD.
Thy people shall be willing in the day of thy power, in the beauties of holiness from the womb of the morning: thou hast the dew of thy youth.
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