Ezra 2:41
New International Version
The musicians: the descendants of Asaph 128

New Living Translation
The singers of the family of Asaph 128

English Standard Version
The singers: the sons of Asaph, 128.

Berean Study Bible
The singers: the descendants of Asaph, 128.

King James Bible
The singers: the children of Asaph, an hundred twenty and eight.

New King James Version
The singers: the sons of Asaph, one hundred and twenty-eight.

New American Standard Bible
The singers: the sons of Asaph, 128.

NASB 1995
The singers: the sons of Asaph, 128.

NASB 1977
The singers: the sons of Asaph, 128.

Amplified Bible
The singers: the sons of Asaph, 128.

Christian Standard Bible
The singers included Asaph’s descendants 128

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The singers included: Asaph’s descendants 128

American Standard Version
The singers: the children of Asaph, a hundred twenty and eight.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
These are those who serve the children of Asaph: one hundred and twenty and eight.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
The sons of Asaph, singers, a hundred and twenty-eight.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The singing men: the children of Asaph, a hundred twenty-eight.

English Revised Version
The singers: the children of Asaph, an hundred twenty and eight.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
These singers returned from exile: the descendants of Asaph 128

International Standard Version
The Singers: Descendants of Asaph: 128

JPS Tanakh 1917
The singers: the children of Asaph, a hundred twenty and eight.

Literal Standard Version
The singers: sons of Asaph, one hundred twenty-eight.

NET Bible
The singers: the descendants of Asaph: 128.

New Heart English Bible
The singers: the descendants of Asaph, one hundred twenty-eight.

World English Bible
The singers: the children of Asaph, one hundred twenty-eight.

Young's Literal Translation
The singers: sons of Asaph, a hundred twenty and eight.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The List of Returning Exiles
40The Levites: the descendants of Jeshua and Kadmiel (through the line of Hodaviah), 74. 41The singers: the descendants of Asaph, 128 42The gatekeepers: the descendants of Shallum, the descendants of Ater, the descendants of Talmon, the descendants of Akkub, the descendants of Hatita, and the descendants of Shobai, 139 in all.…

Cross References
Ezra 2:40
The Levites: the descendants of Jeshua and Kadmiel (through the line of Hodaviah), 74.

Ezra 2:42
The gatekeepers: the descendants of Shallum, the descendants of Ater, the descendants of Talmon, the descendants of Akkub, the descendants of Hatita, and the descendants of Shobai, 139 in all.


Treasury of Scripture

The singers: the children of Asaph, an hundred twenty and eight.

Asaph

1 Chronicles 6:39
And his brother Asaph, who stood on his right hand, even Asaph the son of Berachiah, the son of Shimea,

1 Chronicles 15:17
So the Levites appointed Heman the son of Joel; and of his brethren, Asaph the son of Berechiah; and of the sons of Merari their brethren, Ethan the son of Kushaiah;

1 Chronicles 25:1,2
Moreover David and the captains of the host separated to the service of the sons of Asaph, and of Heman, and of Jeduthun, who should prophesy with harps, with psalteries, and with cymbals: and the number of the workmen according to their service was: …









Verse 41. - The singers, the children of Asaph. See 2 Chronicles 25:1. It is remarkable that no descendants of either Heman or Jeduthun (ibid.) took part in the return.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
The singers:
הַֽמְשֹׁרְרִ֑ים (ham·šō·rə·rîm)
Article | Verb - Piel - Participle - masculine plural
Strong's 7891: To sing

the descendants
בְּנֵ֣י (bə·nê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 1121: A son

of Asaph,
אָסָ֔ף (’ā·sāp̄)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 623: Asaph -- 'gatherer', the name of several Israelites

128
מֵאָ֖ה (mê·’āh)
Number - feminine singular
Strong's 3967: A hundred


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