New International Version
The temple servants lived on the hill of Ophel, and Ziha and Gishpa were in charge of them.
King James Bible
But the Nethinims dwelt in Ophel: and Ziha and Gispa were over the Nethinims.
Darby Bible Translation
And the Nethinim dwelt in Ophel; and Ziha and Gispa were over the Nethinim.
World English Bible
But the Nethinim lived in Ophel: and Ziha and Gishpa were over the Nethinim.
Young's Literal Translation
and the Nethinim are dwelling in Ophel, and Ziha and Gishpa are over the Nethinim.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The principal to begin the thanksgiving - The precentor, pitcher of the tune, or master-singer.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Ophel. or, the tower.
"Lydda was a village, not yielding to a city in greatness." Concerning its situation, and distance from Jerusalem, the Misna hath these words: "The vineyard of four years" (that is, the fruit of a vineyard now of four years' growth; for, for the first three years, they were trees, as it were, not circumcised) "was brought to Jerusalem, in the space of a day's journey on every side. Now these were the bounds of it; Elath on the south; Acrabatta on the north; Lydda on the west; and Jordan on the east." …
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica
1 Chronicles 9:2
Now the first to resettle on their own property in their own towns were some Israelites, priests, Levites and temple servants.
and the temple servants living on the hill of Ophel made repairs up to a point opposite the Water Gate toward the east and the projecting tower.
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