2 Chronicles 23:21
New International Version
All the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was calm, because Athaliah had been slain with the sword.

New Living Translation
So all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was peaceful because Athaliah had been killed.

English Standard Version
So all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was quiet after Athaliah had been put to death with the sword.

Berean Study Bible
and all the people of the land rejoiced. And the city was quiet, because Athaliah had been put to the sword.

King James Bible
And all the people of the land rejoiced: and the city was quiet, after that they had slain Athaliah with the sword.

New King James Version
So all the people of the land rejoiced; and the city was quiet, for they had slain Athaliah with the sword.

New American Standard Bible
So all of the people of the land rejoiced and the city was at rest. For they had put Athaliah to death with the sword.

NASB 1995
So all of the people of the land rejoiced and the city was quiet. For they had put Athaliah to death with the sword.

NASB 1977
So all of the people of the land rejoiced and the city was quiet. For they had put Athaliah to death with the sword.

Amplified Bible
So all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was quiet after Athaliah had been put to death with the sword.

Christian Standard Bible
All the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was quiet, for they had put Athaliah to death by the sword.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
All the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was quiet, for they had put Athaliah to death by the sword.

American Standard Version
So all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was quiet. And Athaliah they had slain with the sword.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And all the people of the land rejoiced and were praising with the horns, and they killed Thalia with the sword.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And all the people of the land rejoiced; and the city was quiet: and they slew Gotholia.

Contemporary English Version
Everyone celebrated because Athaliah had been killed and Jerusalem was peaceful again.

Douay-Rheims Bible
21And all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was quiet: but Athalia was slain with the sword.

English Revised Version
So all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was quiet: and they slew Athaliah with the sword.

Good News Translation
All the people were filled with happiness, and the city was quiet, now that Athaliah had been killed.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
all the people of the land were celebrating. But the city was quiet because they had killed Athaliah with a sword.

International Standard Version
There all of the people of the land rejoiced and the city stayed quiet, because they had executed Athaliah with a sword.

JPS Tanakh 1917
So all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was quiet; and they slew Athaliah with the sword.

Literal Standard Version
And all the people of the land rejoice, and the city has been quiet, and they have put Athaliah to death by the sword.

NET Bible
All the people of the land celebrated, for the city had rest now that they had killed Athaliah.

New Heart English Bible
So all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was quiet. Athaliah they had slain with the sword.

World English Bible
So all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was quiet. Athaliah they had slain with the sword.

Young's Literal Translation
And all the people of the land rejoice, and the city hath been quiet, and Athaliah they have put to death by the sword.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Jehoiada Restores the Worship of the LORD
20He also took with him the commanders of hundreds, the nobles, the rulers of the people, and all the people of the land, and they brought the king down from the house of the LORD and entered the royal palace through the Upper Gate. They seated King Joash on the royal throne, 21and all the people of the land rejoiced. And the city was quiet, because Athaliah had been put to the sword.

Cross References
2 Kings 8:26
Ahaziah was twenty-two years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem one year. His mother's name was Athaliah, the granddaughter of Omri king of Israel.

2 Kings 11:20
and all the people of the land rejoiced. And the city was quiet, because Athaliah had been put to the sword at the royal palace.


Treasury of Scripture

And all the people of the land rejoiced: and the city was quiet, after that they had slain Athaliah with the sword.

2 Kings 11:20
And all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was in quiet: and they slew Athaliah with the sword beside the king's house.

Psalm 58:10,11
The righteous shall rejoice when he seeth the vengeance: he shall wash his feet in the blood of the wicked…

Proverbs 11:10
When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth: and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
and all
כָל־ (ḵāl)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

the people
עַם־ (‘am-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 5971: A people, a tribe, troops, attendants, a flock

of the land
הָאָ֖רֶץ (hā·’ā·reṣ)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 776: Earth, land

rejoiced.
וַיִּשְׂמְח֥וּ (way·yiś·mə·ḥū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 8055: To brighten up, be, blithe, gleesome

And the city
וְהָעִ֣יר (wə·hā·‘îr)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 5892: Excitement

was quiet,
שָׁקָ֑טָה (šā·qā·ṭāh)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's 8252: To be quiet or undisturbed

because Athaliah
עֲתַלְיָ֖הוּ (‘ă·ṯal·yā·hū)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 6271: Athaliah -- daughter of Ahab, also three Israelites

had been put to
הֵמִ֥יתוּ (hê·mî·ṯū)
Verb - Hifil - Perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 4191: To die, to kill

the sword.
בֶחָֽרֶב׃ (ḇe·ḥā·reḇ)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 2719: Drought, a cutting instrument, as a, knife, sword


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