this -- (afore-)time, + after this manner, here (-after), one...another, such, there(-fore), these, this (matter), + thus, where(-fore), which.
is the copy
of the letter
an epistle (as carried by a state courier or postman) -- letter.
that, used as relative conjunction, and especially (with a preposition) in adverbial phrases; also as preposition of
about, against, concerning, for, (there-)fore, from, in, more, of, (there-, up-)on, (in-)to, + why with.
even unto Artaxerxes
Artachshasta (or Artaxerxes), a title (rather than name) of several Persian kings -- Artaxerxes.
a king -- king, royal.
a servant -- servant.
a man -- man, + whosoever.
on this side
beyond, this side.
a river, especially the Euphrates -- river, stream.
and at such a time
thus (only in the formula and so forth) -- at such a time.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
this is the copy of the letter which they sent to him: "To King Artaxerxes: Your servants, the men in the region beyond the River, and now
King James Bible
This is the copy of the letter that they sent unto him, even unto Artaxerxes the king; Thy servants the men on this side the river, and at such a time.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
This is the text of the letter they sent to him: To King Artaxerxes from your servants, the men from the region west of the Euphrates River:
International Standard Version
This is the text of the letter they sent. To: King Artaxerxes From: Your servants, the men of the province beyond the Euphrates River.
(This is a copy of the letter they sent to him:) "To King Artaxerxes, from your servants in Trans-Euphrates:
GOD'S WORD® Translation
This is the copy of the letter they sent to him: To King Artaxerxes, From your servants, the people west of the Euphrates:
King James 2000 Bible
This is the copy of the letter that they sent unto him, even unto Artaxerxes the king; Your servants the men on this side the river, send greetings.
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