New Living Translation
And others said, "We have had to borrow money on our fields and vineyards to pay our taxes.
King James Bible
There were also that said, We have borrowed money for the king's tribute, and that upon our lands and vineyards.
Darby Bible Translation
And there were that said, We have borrowed money for the king's tribute upon our fields and vineyards;
World English Bible
There were also some who said, "We have borrowed money for the king's tribute using our fields and our vineyards as collateral.
Young's Literal Translation
And there are who are saying, 'We have borrowed money for the tribute of the king, on our fields, and our vineyards;
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CommentaryNehemiah 5:4 Parallel Commentaries
And the king should know that if this city is rebuilt and its walls are completed, it will be much to your disadvantage, for the Jews will then refuse to pay their tribute, customs, and tolls to you.
I also decree that no priest, Levite, singer, gatekeeper, Temple servant, or other worker in this Temple of God will be required to pay tribute, customs, or tolls of any kind.'
Others said, "We have mortgaged our fields, vineyards, and homes to get food during the famine."
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