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2 Chronicles 26:21

    2 Chronicles 26:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Uzziah the king was a leper unto the day of his death, and dwelt in a several house, being a leper; for he was cut off from the house of the LORD: and Jotham his son was over the king's house, judging the people of the land.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Uzziah the king was a leper to the day of his death, and dwelled in a several house, being a leper; for he was cut off from the house of the LORD: and Jotham his son was over the king's house, judging the people of the land.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Uzziah the king was a leper unto the day of his death, and dwelt in a separate house, being a leper; for he was cut off from the house of Jehovah: and Jotham his son was over the king's house, judging the people of the land.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So King Uzziah was a leper till the day of his death, living separately in his private house; for he was cut off from the house of God; and Jotham his son was ruling over his house, judging the people of the land.

    Webster's Revision

    And Uzziah the king was a leper unto the day of his death, and dwelt in a separate house, being a leper; for he was cut off from the house of Jehovah: and Jotham his son was over the king's house, judging the people of the land.

    World English Bible

    Uzziah the king was a leper to the day of his death, and lived in a separate house, being a leper; for he was cut off from the house of Yahweh: and Jotham his son was over the king's house, judging the people of the land.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Uzziah the king was a leper unto the day of his death, and dwelt in a several house, being a leper; for he was cut off from the house of the LORD: and Jotham his son was over the king's house, judging the people of the land.

    Definitions for 2 Chronicles 26:21

    Several house - Separated house; segregated place.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Chronicles 26:21

    And dwelt in a several house - He was separated, because of the infectious nature of his disorder, from all society, domestic, civil, and religious.

    Jotham - was over the king's house - He became regent of the land; his father being no longer able to perform the functions of the regal office.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Chronicles 26:21

    A several house - See the marginal reference "q" note; and compare Psalm 88, which is supposed by some to refer to Uzziah.