2 Chronicles 8:2
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New International Version
Solomon rebuilt the villages that Hiram had given him, and settled Israelites in them.

King James Bible
That the cities which Huram had restored to Solomon, Solomon built them, and caused the children of Israel to dwell there.

Darby Bible Translation
that the cities which Huram had given to Solomon, Solomon built them and caused the children of Israel to dwell there.

World English Bible
that the cities which Huram had given to Solomon, Solomon built them, and caused the children of Israel to dwell there.

Young's Literal Translation
As to the cities that Huram hath given to Solomon, Solomon hath built them, and there he causeth the sons of Israel to dwell.

2 Chronicles 8:2 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The cities which Huram had restored - See the note on 1 Kings 9:11.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the cities

1 Kings 9:11-18 (Now Hiram the king of Tyre had furnished Solomon with cedar trees and fir trees, and with gold...

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The Duty of Every Day
'Then Solomon offered burnt offerings unto the Lord ... Even after a certain rate every day.'--(A.V.) 'Then Solomon offered burnt offerings unto the Lord, even as the duty of every day required it.'--2 Chron. viii. 12-13 (R. V.). This is a description of the elaborate provision, in accordance with the commandment of Moses, which Solomon made for the worship in his new Temple. The writer is enlarging on the precise accordance of the ritual with the regulations laid down in the law. He expresses,
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Chronicles
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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