Nehemiah 7:2
Text Analysis
6680 [e]וָאֲצַוֶּ֞ה
That the chargeConj-w | V-Piel-ConsecImperf-1cs
853 [e]אֶת־
I gaveDirObjM
2607 [e]חֲנָ֣נִי
to HananiN-proper-ms
251 [e]אָחִ֗י
my brotherN-msc | 1cs
853 [e]וְאֶת־
andConj-w | DirObjM
2608 [e]חֲנַנְיָ֛ה
8269 [e]שַׂ֥ר
the leaderN-msc
1002 [e]הַבִּירָ֖ה
of the citadelArt | N-fs
5921 [e]עַל־
3389 [e]יְרוּשָׁלִָ֑ם
3588 [e]כִּי־
1931 [e]הוּא֙
he [was]Pro-3ms
376 [e]כְּאִ֣ישׁ
a manPrep-k | N-msc
571 [e]אֱמֶ֔ת
3372 [e]וְיָרֵ֥א
and fearedConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3ms
853 [e]אֶת־
430 [e]הָאֱלֹהִ֖ים
GodArt | N-mp
7227 [e]מֵרַבִּֽים׃
more than manyPrep-m | Adj-mp

Hebrew Texts
נחמיה 7:2 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וָאֲצַוֶּ֞ה אֶת־חֲנָ֣נִי אָחִ֗י וְאֶת־חֲנַנְיָ֛ה שַׂ֥ר הַבִּירָ֖ה עַל־יְרוּשָׁלִָ֑ם כִּי־הוּא֙ כְּאִ֣ישׁ אֱמֶ֔ת וְיָרֵ֥א אֶת־הָאֱלֹהִ֖ים מֵרַבִּֽים׃

נחמיה 7:2 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ואצוה את־חנני אחי ואת־חנניה שר הבירה על־ירושלם כי־הוא כאיש אמת וירא את־האלהים מרבים׃

נחמיה 7:2 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ואצוה את־חנני אחי ואת־חנניה שר הבירה על־ירושלם כי־הוא כאיש אמת וירא את־האלהים מרבים׃

נחמיה 7:2 Hebrew Bible
ואצוה את חנני אחי ואת חנניה שר הבירה על ירושלם כי הוא כאיש אמת וירא את האלהים מרבים׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
then I put Hanani my brother, and Hananiah the commander of the fortress, in charge of Jerusalem, for he was a faithful man and feared God more than many.

King James Bible
That I gave my brother Hanani, and Hananiah the ruler of the palace, charge over Jerusalem: for he was a faithful man, and feared God above many.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then I put my brother Hanani in charge of Jerusalem, along with Hananiah, commander of the fortress, because he was a faithful man who feared God more than most.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

my brother

Nehemiah 1:2 That Hanani, one of my brothers, came, he and certain men of Judah; …


Nehemiah 10:23 Hoshea, Hananiah, Hashub,

the ruler

Nehemiah 2:8 And a letter to Asaph the keeper of the king's forest…

a faithful man

Numbers 12:7 My servant Moses is not so, who is faithful in all my house.

Psalm 101:6 My eyes shall be on the faithful of the land, that they may dwell …

Daniel 6:4 Then the presidents and princes sought to find occasion against Daniel …

Matthew 24:45 Who then is a faithful and wise servant, whom his lord has made ruler …

Matthew 25:21 His lord said to him, Well done, you good and faithful servant: you …

Luke 16:10-12 He that is faithful in that which is least is faithful also in much: …

1 Corinthians 4:2 Moreover it is required in stewards, that a man be found faithful.

2 Timothy 2:2 And the things that you have heard of me among many witnesses, the …

feared God

Nehemiah 5:15 But the former governors that had been before me were chargeable …

Genesis 42:18 And Joseph said to them the third day, This do, and live; for I fear God:

Exodus 18:21 Moreover you shall provide out of all the people able men, such as …

2 Samuel 23:3 The God of Israel said, the Rock of Israel spoke to me, He that rules …

1 Kings 18:3,12 And Ahab called Obadiah, which was the governor of his house. (Now …

Job 1:1 There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man …

Isaiah 33:5,6 The LORD is exalted; for he dwells on high: he has filled Zion with …

Nehemiah 7:2Nehemiah 7:2 NIVNehemiah 7:2 NLTNehemiah 7:2 ESVNehemiah 7:2 NASBNehemiah 7:2 KJVNehemiah 7:2 Bible AppsNehemiah 7:2 Biblia ParalelaNehemiah 7:2 Chinese BibleNehemiah 7:2 French BibleNehemiah 7:2 German BibleBible Hub
Nehemiah 7:1
Top of Page
Top of Page