KJV LexiconNow it came to pass when the wall
a wall of protection -- wall, walled.
to build (literally and figuratively) -- (begin to) build(-er), obtain children, make, repair, set (up), surely.
and I had set up
to stand, in various relations (literal and figurative, intransitive and transitive)
something swinging, i.e. the valve of a door -- door (two-leaved), gate, leaf, lid. (In Psa. 141:3, dal, irreg.).
and the porters
a janitor -- doorkeeper, porter.
and the singers
to sing -- sing(-er, -ing man, -ing woman).
and the Levites
a Levite or descendant of Levi -- Leviite.
to visit (with friendly or hostile intent); by analogy, to oversee, muster, charge, care for, miss, deposit, etc.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
Now when the wall was rebuilt and I had set up the doors, and the gatekeepers and the singers and the Levites were appointed,
King James Bible
Now it came to pass, when the wall was built, and I had set up the doors, and the porters and the singers and the Levites were appointed,
Holman Christian Standard Bible
When the wall had been rebuilt and I had the doors installed, the gatekeepers, singers, and Levites were appointed.
International Standard Version
After the wall had been completed and its doors installed, then the gatekeepers, singers, and descendants of Levi were appointed.
When the wall had been rebuilt and I had positioned the doors, and the gatekeepers, the singers, and the Levites had been appointed,
GOD'S WORD® Translation
The gatekeepers, the singers, and the Levites were assigned their duties after the wall had been rebuilt and I had hung the doors.
King James 2000 Bible
Now it came to pass, when the wall was built, and I had set up the doors, and the doorkeepers and the singers and the Levites were appointed,
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