Ezra 2:5
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New International Version
of Arah 775

King James Bible
The children of Arah, seven hundred seventy and five.

Darby Bible Translation
The children of Arah, seven hundred and seventy-five.

World English Bible
The children of Arah, seven hundred seventy-five.

Young's Literal Translation
Sons of Arah, seven hundred five and seventy.

Ezra 2:5 Parallel
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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The children of Parosh - Where the word children is found in this table, prefixed to the name of a man, it signifies the descendants of that person, as from Ezra 2:3-21. Where it is found prefixed to a place, town, etc., it signifies the inhabitants of that place, as from Ezra 2:21-35.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Arah

Nehemiah 6:18 For there were many in Judah sworn to him, because he was the son in law of Shechaniah the son of Arah...

Nehemiah 7:10 The children of Arah, six hundred fifty and two.

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Altar and Temple
'And when the seventh month was come, and the children of Israel were in the cities, the people gathered themselves together as one man to Jerusalem. 2. Then stood up Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and his brethren the priests, and Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and his brethren, and builded the altar of the God of Israel, to offer burnt offerings thereon, as it is written in the law of Moses the man of God. 3. And they set the altar upon his bases; for fear was upon them because of the people of those
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

The Historical Books.
1. In the Pentateuch we have the establishment of the Theocracy, with the preparatory and accompanying history pertaining to it. The province of the historical books is to unfold its practiced working, and to show how, under the divine superintendence and guidance, it accomplished the end for which it was given. They contain, therefore, primarily, a history of God's dealings with the covenant people under the economy which he had imposed upon them. They look at the course of human events on the
E. P. Barrows—Companion to the Bible

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