Nehemiah 3:22
New International Version
The repairs next to him were made by the priests from the surrounding region.

New Living Translation
The next repairs were made by the priests from the surrounding region.

English Standard Version
After him the priests, the men of the surrounding area, repaired.

Berean Study Bible
And next to him, the priests from the surrounding area made repairs.

King James Bible
And after him repaired the priests, the men of the plain.

New King James Version
And after him the priests, the men of the plain, made repairs.

New American Standard Bible
And after him the priests, the men of the vicinity, carried out repairs.

NASB 1995
After him the priests, the men of the valley, carried out repairs.

NASB 1977
And after him the priests, the men of the valley, carried out repairs.

Amplified Bible
After him the priests, the men of the [lower Jordan] valley, carried out repairs.

Christian Standard Bible
And next to him the priests from the surrounding area made repairs.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
And next to him the priests from the surrounding area made repairs.

American Standard Version
And after him repaired the priests, the men of the Plain.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
After him the Priests, men of the plain, fortified.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And after him repaired the priests, the men of Ecchechar.

Contemporary English Version
Here is a list of the priests who worked on the wall: Priests from the region around Jerusalem rebuilt the next section of the wall.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And after him built the priests, the men of the plains of the Jordan.

English Revised Version
And after him repaired the priests, the men of the Plain.

Good News Translation
The following priests rebuilt the next several sections of the wall: Priests from the area around Jerusalem built the next section;

GOD'S WORD® Translation
After him the priests who lived in that area made repairs.

International Standard Version
Next to him the priests, men from the plain, carried on repairs.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And after him repaired the priests, the men of the Plain.

Literal Standard Version
And after him the priests, men of the circuit, have strengthened.

NET Bible
After him the priests worked, men of the nearby district.

New Heart English Bible
After him, the priests, the men of the Plain made repairs.

World English Bible
After him repaired the priests, the men of the Plain.

Young's Literal Translation
And after him have the priests, men of the circuit, strengthened.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Builders of the Walls
21Next to him, Meremoth son of Uriah, the son of Hakkoz, repaired another section, from the doorway of the house of Eliashib to the end of the house. 22And next to him, the priests from the surrounding area made repairs. 23Beyond them, Benjamin and Hasshub made repairs in front of their house, and next to them, Azariah son of Maaseiah, the son of Ananiah, made repairs beside his house.…

Cross References
Nehemiah 3:21
Next to him, Meremoth son of Uriah, the son of Hakkoz, repaired another section, from the doorway of the house of Eliashib to the end of the house.

Nehemiah 3:23
Beyond them, Benjamin and Hasshub made repairs in front of their house, and next to them, Azariah son of Maaseiah, the son of Ananiah, made repairs beside his house.

Nehemiah 12:28
The singers were also assembled from the region around Jerusalem, from the villages of the Netophathites,


Treasury of Scripture

And after him repaired the priests, the men of the plain.

the men of the plain

Nehemiah 6:2
That Sanballat and Geshem sent unto me, saying, Come, let us meet together in some one of the villages in the plain of Ono. But they thought to do me mischief.

Nehemiah 12:28
And the sons of the singers gathered themselves together, both out of the plain country round about Jerusalem, and from the villages of Netophathi;









(22) The men of the plain.--Priests dwelling in the Jordan valley, the "Kikkar" of Scripture.

Verse 22. - The priests who had lands in the Jordan valley seem to be intended by the men of the plain, hak-kikkar, "the plain," without further addition, having always that meaning in Scripture. We have already heard that the men of Jericho were engaged in the work (ver. 2).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And next to him,
וְאַחֲרָ֛יו (wə·’a·ḥă·rāw)
Conjunctive waw | Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's 310: The hind or following part

the priests
הַכֹּהֲנִ֖ים (hak·kō·hă·nîm)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 3548: Priest

from the surrounding area
הַכִּכָּֽר׃ (hak·kik·kār)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 3603: A round, a round district, a round loaf, a round weight, a talent (a measure of weight or money)

made repairs.
הֶחֱזִ֥יקוּ (he·ḥĕ·zî·qū)
Verb - Hifil - Perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 2388: To fasten upon, to seize, be strong, obstinate, to bind, restrain, conquer


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