Ezra 2:16
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
the sons of Ater of Hezekiah, 98;

King James Bible
The children of Ater of Hezekiah, ninety and eight.

Darby Bible Translation
The children of Ater of the family of Hezekiah, ninety-eight.

World English Bible
The children of Ater, of Hezekiah, ninety-eight.

Young's Literal Translation
Sons of Ater of Hezekiah, ninety and eight.

Ezra 2:16 Parallel

Ezra 2:16 Parallel Commentaries

BY REV. GEORGE MILLIGAN, M.A., D.D. "There is nothing," says Socrates to Cephalus in the Republic, "I like better than conversing with aged men. For I regard them as travellers who have gone a journey which I too may have to go, and of whom it is right to learn the character of the way, whether it is rugged or difficult, or smooth and easy" (p. 328 E.). It is to such an aged traveller that we are introduced in the person of Barzillai the Gileadite. And though he is one of the lesser-known characters
George Milligan—Men of the Bible; Some Lesser-Known

And thou, Bethlehem Ephratah, too little to be among the thousands of Judah
"And thou, Bethlehem Ephratah, too little to be among the thousands of Judah, out of thee shall come forth unto Me (one) [Pg 480] to be Ruler in Israel; and His goings forth are the times of old, the days of eternity." The close connection of this verse with what immediately precedes (Caspari is wrong in considering iv. 9-14 as an episode) is evident, not only from the [Hebrew: v] copulative, and from the analogy of the near relation of the announcement of salvation to the prophecy of disaster
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament

Ezra 2:15
Top of Page
Top of Page