Nehemiah 7:52
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New International Version
Besai, Meunim, Nephusim,

King James Bible
The children of Besai, the children of Meunim, the children of Nephishesim,

Darby Bible Translation
the children of Besai, the children of Meunim, the children of Nephishesim,

World English Bible
The children of Besai, the children of Meunim, the children of Nephushesim,

Young's Literal Translation
sons of Bezai, sons of Meunim, sons of Nephishesim,

Nehemiah 7:52 Parallel
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The other Elam - To distinguish him from the Elam mentioned Nehemiah 7:12.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Meunim (The first of these variations is attributable to the translation, the original being uniformly, Meunim; and the latter arises from the mutation of, wav, and, yood, and insertion of, sheen, though in the parallel passage the Kethiv is, Nephisim; and here the Keri and many MSS. have, Nephishesim.)

Ezra 2:50 The children of Asnah, the children of Mehunim, the children of Nephusim,

Mehunim, Nephusim

"Take My Yoke Upon You, and Learn of Me," &C.
Matt. xi. 20.--"Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me," &c. Self love is generally esteemed infamous and contemptible among men. It is of a bad report every where, and indeed as it is taken commonly, there is good reason for it, that it should be hissed out of all societies, if reproaching and speaking evil of it would do it. But to speak the truth, the name is not so fit to express the thing, for that which men call self love, may rather be called self hatred. Nothing is more pernicious to a man's
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

Influences that Gave Rise to the Priestly Laws and Histories
[Sidenote: Influences in the exile that produced written ceremonial laws] The Babylonian exile gave a great opportunity and incentive to the further development of written law. While the temple stood, the ceremonial rites and customs received constant illustration, and were transmitted directly from father to son in the priestly families. Hence, there was little need of writing them down. But when most of the priests were carried captive to Babylonia, as in 597 B.C., and ten years later the temple
Charles Foster Kent—The Origin & Permanent Value of the Old Testament

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