2 Kings 25:20
New International Version
Nebuzaradan the commander took them all and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

New Living Translation
Nebuzaradan, the captain of the guard, took them all to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

English Standard Version
And Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

Berean Study Bible
Nebuzaradan captain of the guard took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

King James Bible
And Nebuzaradan captain of the guard took these, and brought them to the king of Babylon to Riblah:

New King James Version
So Nebuzaradan, captain of the guard, took these and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

New American Standard Bible
Nebuzaradan the captain of the bodyguards took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

NASB 1995
Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

NASB 1977
And Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

Amplified Bible
Nebuzaradan the captain of the bodyguard took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

Christian Standard Bible
Nebuzaradan, the captain of the guards, took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Nebuzaradan, the commander of the guards, took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

American Standard Version
And Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard took them, and brought them to the king of Babylon to Riblah.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Nebuzaradan, General of the Guards, took them and he led them to the King of Babel at Deblath.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Nabuzardan the captain of the guard took them, and brought them to the king of Babylon to Reblatha.

Contemporary English Version
Nebuzaradan led them all to Riblah

Douay-Rheims Bible
These Nabuzardan the general of the army took away, and carried them to the king of Babylon to Reblatha.

English Revised Version
And Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard took them, and brought them to the king of Babylon to Riblah.

Good News Translation
Nebuzaradan took them to the king of Babylonia, who was in the city of Riblah

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Nebuzaradan, the captain of the guard, took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

International Standard Version
Nebuzaradan, the captain of the guard, took them to the king of Babylon at Riblah,

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard took them, and brought them to the king of Babylon to Riblah.

Literal Standard Version
and Nebuzaradan chief of the executioners takes them, and causes them to go to the king of Babylon, to Libnah,

NET Bible
Nebuzaradan, captain of the royal guard, took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.

New Heart English Bible
Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard took them, and brought them to the king of Babylon to Riblah.

World English Bible
Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard took them, and brought them to the king of Babylon to Riblah.

Young's Literal Translation
and Nebuzaradan chief of the executioners taketh them, and causeth them to go unto the king of Babylon, to Libnah,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Captives Carried to Babylon
19Of those still in the city, he took a court official who had been appointed over the men of war, as well as five royal advisors. He also took the scribe of the captain of the army, who had enlisted the people of the land, and sixty men who were found in the city. 20Nebuzaradan captain of the guard took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah. 21There at Riblah in the land of Hamath, the king of Babylon struck them down and put them to death. So Judah was taken into exile, away from its own land.…

Cross References
2 Kings 23:33
And Pharaoh Neco imprisoned Jehoahaz at Riblah in the land of Hamath so that he could not reign in Jerusalem, and he imposed on Judah a levy of a hundred talents of silver and a talent of gold.

2 Kings 25:8
On the seventh day of the fifth month, in the nineteenth year of Nebuchadnezzar's reign over Babylon, Nebuzaradan captain of the guard, a servant of the king of Babylon, entered Jerusalem.

Jeremiah 39:9
Then Nebuzaradan captain of the guard carried away to Babylon the remnant of the people who had remained in the city, along with the deserters who had defected to him.

Jeremiah 52:26
Nebuzaradan captain of the guard took them and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah.


Treasury of Scripture

And Nebuzaradan captain of the guard took these, and brought them to the king of Babylon to Riblah:

and brought.

Jeremiah 52:26,27
So Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard took them, and brought them to the king of Babylon to Riblah…

Lamentations 4:16
The anger of the LORD hath divided them; he will no more regard them: they respected not the persons of the priests, they favoured not the elders.









Verse 20. - And Nebuzar-adan captain of the guard took those, and brought them to the King of Babylon to Riblah (see the comment on ver. 6). Two batches of prisoners seem to have been brought before Nebuchadnezzar at Riblah - first, the most important of all the captives, Zedekiah and his sons (vers. 6, 7); then, a month later, Seraiah the high priest, and the other persons enumerated in vers. 18 and 19. The remaining prisoners were no doubt brought also by Nebuzar-adan to Ribiah, but were not conducted into the presence of the king.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Nebuzaradan
נְבוּזַרְאֲדָ֖ן (nə·ḇū·zar·’ă·ḏān)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 5018: Nebuzaradan -- 'Nebo has given seed', a Babylonian general

the captain
רַב־ (raḇ-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 7227: Much, many, great

of the guard
טַבָּחִ֑ים (ṭab·bā·ḥîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 2876: A butcher, a lifeguardsman, a cook

took
וַיִּקַּ֣ח (way·yiq·qaḥ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3947: To take

them
אֹתָ֔ם (’ō·ṯām)
Direct object marker | third person masculine plural
Strong's 853: Untranslatable mark of the accusative case

and brought
וַיֹּ֧לֶךְ (way·yō·leḵ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1980: To go, come, walk

them
אֹתָ֛ם (’ō·ṯām)
Direct object marker | third person masculine plural
Strong's 853: Untranslatable mark of the accusative case

to
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

the king
מֶ֥לֶךְ (me·leḵ)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 4428: A king

of Babylon
בָּבֶ֖ל (bā·ḇel)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 894: Babylon -- an eastern Mediterranean empire and its capital city

at Riblah.
רִבְלָֽתָה׃ (riḇ·lā·ṯāh)
Noun - proper - feminine singular | third person feminine singular
Strong's 7247: Riblah -- a city in Hamath, also one on southeast border of Israel


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