Nehemiah 3:2
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New American Standard Bible
Next to him the men of Jericho built, and next to them Zaccur the son of Imri built.

King James Bible
And next unto him builded the men of Jericho. And next to them builded Zaccur the son of Imri.

Darby Bible Translation
And next to them built the men of Jericho. And next to them built Zaccur the son of Imri.

World English Bible
Next to him built the men of Jericho. Next to them built Zaccur the son of Imri.

Young's Literal Translation
and by his hand have men of Jericho built; and by their hand hath Zaccur son of Imri built;

Nehemiah 3:2 Parallel
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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

The people of each provincial town were set to work for the most part on the portion of the wall nearest their city. Thus, "the men of Jericho," were employed at the northeast corner of Jerusalem.

Nehemiah 3:2 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Divers Matters.
I. Beth-cerem, Nehemiah 3:14. "The stones, as well of the altar, as of the ascent to the altar, were from the valley of Beth-cerem, which they digged out beneath the barren land. And thence they are wont to bring whole stones, upon which the working iron came not." The fathers of the traditions, treating concerning the blood of women's terms, reckon up five colours of it; among which that, "which is like the water of the earth, out of the valley of Beth-cerem."--Where the Gloss writes thus, "Beth-cerem
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica

Gihon, the Same with the Fountain of Siloam.
I. In 1 Kings 1:33,38, that which is, in the Hebrew, "Bring ye Solomon to Gihon: and they brought him to Gihon"; is rendered by the Chaldee, "Bring ye him to Siloam: and they brought him to Siloam." Where Kimchi thus; "Gihon is Siloam, and it is called by a double name. And David commanded, that they should anoint Solomon at Gihon for a good omen, to wit, that, as the waters of the fountain are everlasting, so might his kingdom be." So also the Jerusalem writers; "They do not anoint the king, but
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica

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