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1 Chronicles 26:17

    1 Chronicles 26:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Eastward were six Levites, northward four a day, southward four a day, and toward Asuppim two and two.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Eastward were six Levites, northward four a day, southward four a day, and toward Asuppim two and two.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Eastward were six Levites, northward four a day, southward four a day, and for the store-house two and two.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    On the east were six Levites a day, and on the north and the south four a day, and for the store-house two and two.

    Webster's Revision

    Eastward were six Levites, northward four a day, southward four a day, and for the store-house two and two.

    World English Bible

    Eastward were six Levites, northward four a day, southward four a day, and for the storehouse two and two.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Eastward were six Levites, northward four a day, southward four a day, and for the storehouse two and two.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Chronicles 26:17

    Eastward were six Levites - It is supposed that there were more guards set at this eastern gate, because it was more frequented than the others. At each of the other gates were only four; at this, six.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Chronicles 26:17

    Toward Asuppim two and two - It is conjectured that the "store-house" in question (1 Chronicles 26:15 note) had two doors, to each of which two porters were appointed.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Chronicles 26:17

    26:17 Six - For that being the chief gate of the temple required a better guard.