Ezra 2:57
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New International Version
Shephatiah, Hattil, Pokereth-Hazzebaim and Ami

King James Bible
The children of Shephatiah, the children of Hattil, the children of Pochereth of Zebaim, the children of Ami.

Darby Bible Translation
the children of Shephatiah, the children of Hattil, the children of Pochereth-Hazzebaim, the children of Ami.

World English Bible
the children of Shephatiah, the children of Hattil, the children of Pochereth Hazzebaim, the children of Ami.

Young's Literal Translation
Sons of Shephatiah, sons of Hattil, sons of Pochereth of Zebaim, sons of Ami.

Ezra 2:57 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The children of Solomon's servants - The Nethinim, and others appointed to do the meaner services of the holy house.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Pochereth

Nehemiah 7:59 The children of Shephatiah, the children of Hattil, the children of Pochereth of Zebaim, the children of Amon.

Ami

Nehemiah 7:59 The children of Shephatiah, the children of Hattil, the children of Pochereth of Zebaim, the children of Amon.

Amon

Library
Altar and Temple
'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. 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. 3. And they set the altar upon his bases; for fear was upon them because of the people of those
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

The Historical Books.
1. In the Pentateuch we have the establishment of the Theocracy, with the preparatory and accompanying history pertaining to it. The province of the historical books is to unfold its practiced working, and to show how, under the divine superintendence and guidance, it accomplished the end for which it was given. They contain, therefore, primarily, a history of God's dealings with the covenant people under the economy which he had imposed upon them. They look at the course of human events on the
E. P. Barrows—Companion to the Bible

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