Psalm 122:3
New International Version
Jerusalem is built like a city that is closely compacted together.

New Living Translation
Jerusalem is a well-built city; its seamless walls cannot be breached.

English Standard Version
Jerusalem—built as a city that is bound firmly together,

Berean Study Bible
Jerusalem is built up as a city united together,

New American Standard Bible
Jerusalem, that is built As a city that is compact together;

King James Bible
Jerusalem is builded as a city that is compact together:

Christian Standard Bible
Jerusalem, built as a city should be, solidly united,

Contemporary English Version
Jerusalem, what a strong and beautiful city you are!

Good News Translation
Jerusalem is a city restored in beautiful order and harmony.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Jerusalem, built as a city should be, solidly joined together,

International Standard Version
Jerusalem stands built up, a city knitted together.

NET Bible
Jerusalem is a city designed to accommodate an assembly.

New Heart English Bible
Jerusalem, that is built as a city that is compact together;

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Jerusalem is a building like a city surrounded with a wall.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Jerusalem is built to be a city where the people are united.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Jerusalem, that art builded As a city that is compact together;

New American Standard 1977
Jerusalem, that is built As a city that is compact together;

Jubilee Bible 2000
Jerusalem, that one which is built as a city that is well united together

King James 2000 Bible
Jerusalem is built as a city that is compact together:

American King James Version
Jerusalem is built as a city that is compact together:

American Standard Version
Jerusalem, that art builded As a city that is compact together;

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Jerusalem is built as a city whose fellowship is complete.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Jerusalem, which is built as a city, which is compact together.

Darby Bible Translation
Jerusalem, which art built as a city that is compact together,

English Revised Version
Jerusalem, that art builded as a city that is compact together:

Webster's Bible Translation
Jerusalem is built as a city that is compact together:

World English Bible
Jerusalem, that is built as a city that is compact together;

Young's Literal Translation
Jerusalem -- the builded one -- Is as a city that is joined to itself together.
Study Bible
Pray for the Peace of Jerusalem
2Our feet are standing in your gates, O Jerusalem. 3Jerusalem is built up as a city united together, 4where the tribes go up, the tribes of the LORD, as a testimony for Israel, to give thanks to the name of the LORD.…
Cross References
2 Samuel 5:9
So David took up residence in the fortress and called it the City of David. He built it up all the way around, from the supporting terraces inward.

Nehemiah 4:6
So we rebuilt the wall until all of it was joined together up to half its height, for the people had a mind to work.

Psalm 48:13
consider her ramparts, tour her citadels, that you may tell the next generation.

Psalm 147:2
The LORD builds up Jerusalem; He gathers the exiles of Israel.

Treasury of Scripture

Jerusalem is built as a city that is compact together:

builded

2 Samuel 5:9
So David dwelt in the fort, and called it the city of David. And David built round about from Millo and inward.

Ephesians 2:20,21
And are built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief corner stone; …

Ephesians 4:4-7
There is one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling; …







Lexicon
Jerusalem
יְרוּשָׁלִַ֥ם (yə·rū·šā·lim)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3389: Jerusalem -- probably 'foundation of peace', capital city of all Israel

is built up
הַבְּנוּיָ֑ה (hab·bə·nū·yāh)
Article | Verb - Qal - QalPassParticiple - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1129: To build

as a city
כְּ֝עִ֗יר (kə·‘îr)
Preposition-k | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5892: Excitement

united
שֶׁחֻבְּרָה־ (še·ḥub·bə·rāh-)
Pronoun - relative | Verb - Pual - Perfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2266: To unite, be joined, to tie a magic knot or spell, to charm

together,
יַחְדָּֽו׃ (yaḥ·dāw)
Adverb
Strong's Hebrew 3162: A unit, unitedly
(3) This verse is somewhat perplexing. It is explained to refer either to the rebuilding of the city and reuniting of the parts which had been disconnected in the destruction, or, which is far better (see Introduction), is taken as a rustic's impression on first seeing a compact city after being accustomed to straggling villages. The astonishment of Virgil's shepherd is aptly compared: "Urbem quam dicunt Romam, Melibaee putavi, Stultus ego, huic nostrae similem." But a far more satisfactory meaning is suggested by the LXX. They (comp. Symmachus) take the word rendered compact as a noun, meaning union. The verse then may run: Jerusalem, the (one) built like a city, union is in it together, i.e., it is the rallying point of all the tribes. (See next verse.)

Verse 3. - Jerusalem is builded as a city that is compact together; rather, Jerusalem that art builded. The primary reference is probably to the compact shape and look of the ancient city, which, as Josephus says, was "one and entire," with no straggling suburbs, shut in on the north by a wall, and on the three other sides both by walls and by deep, rocky valleys. But the material "compactness" was perhaps taken to symbolize the close internal union of the inhabitants one with another, whereby they were all knit together into one Church and people. 122:1-5 The pleasure and profit from means of grace, should make us disregard trouble and fatigue in going to them; and we should quicken one another to what is good. We should desire our Christian friends, when they have any good work in hand, to call for us, and take us with them. With what readiness should we think of the heavenly Jerusalem! How cheerfully should we bear the cross and welcome death, in hopes of a crown of glory! Jerusalem is called the beautiful city. It was a type of the gospel church, which is compact together in holy love and Christian communion, so that it is all as one city. If all the disciples of Christ were of one mind, and kept the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace, their enemies would be deprived of their chief advantages against them. But Satan's maxim always has been, to divide that he may conquer; and few Christians are sufficiently aware of his designs.
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