KJV LexiconNow Pashur
liberation; Pashchur, the name of four Israelites -- Pashur.
a son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc.
talkative; Immer, the name of five Israelites -- Immer.
literally, one officiating, a priest; also (by courtesy) an acting priest (although a layman) -- chief ruler, own, priest, prince, principal officer.
who was also chief
a superintendent (civil, military or religious) -- which had the charge, governor, office, overseer, (that) was set.
captain, chief, excellent thing, (chief) governor, leader, noble, prince, (chief) ruler.
in the house
a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.)
of the LORD
(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God -- Jehovah, the Lord.
to hear intelligently (often with implication of attention, obedience, etc.; causatively, to tell, etc.)
Jah will rise; Jirmejah, the name of eight or nine Israelites -- Jeremiah.
to prophesy, i.e. speak (or sing) by inspiration (in prediction or simple discourse) -- prophesy(-ing), make self a prophet.
a word; by implication, a matter (as spoken of) or thing; adverbially, a cause
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
When Pashhur the priest, the son of Immer, who was chief officer in the house of the LORD, heard Jeremiah prophesying these things,
King James Bible
Now Pashur the son of Immer the priest, who was also chief governor in the house of the LORD, heard that Jeremiah prophesied these things.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Pashhur the priest, the son of Immer and chief official in the temple of the LORD, heard Jeremiah prophesying these things.
International Standard Version
When the priest Pashhur, Immer's son, who was the officer in charge of the LORD's Temple heard Jeremiah prophesying these words,
Now Pashhur son of Immer heard Jeremiah prophesy these things. He was the priest who was chief of security in the LORD's temple.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
Now the priest, Immer's son Pashhur, the chief officer of the LORD's temple, heard Jeremiah prophesying these things.
King James 2000 Bible
Now Pashhur the son of Immer the priest, who was also chief officer in the house of the LORD, heard that Jeremiah prophesied these things.
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