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2 Chronicles 36:20

    2 Chronicles 36:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And them that had escaped from the sword carried he away to Babylon; where they were servants to him and his sons until the reign of the kingdom of Persia:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And them that had escaped from the sword carried he away to Babylon; where they were servants to him and his sons until the reign of the kingdom of Persia:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And them that had escaped from the sword carried he away to Babylon; and they were servants to him and his sons until the reign of the kingdom of Persia:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And all who had not come to death by the sword he took away prisoners to Babylon; and they became servants to him and to his sons till the kingdom of Persia came to power:

    Webster's Revision

    And them that had escaped from the sword carried he away to Babylon; and they were servants to him and his sons until the reign of the kingdom of Persia:

    World English Bible

    He carried those who had escaped from the sword away to Babylon; and they were servants to him and his sons until the reign of the kingdom of Persia:

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And them that had escaped from the sword carried he away to Babylon; and they were servants to him and his sons until the reign of the kingdom of Persia:

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Chronicles 36:20

    Servants - Or, "slaves." They were probably employed by Nebuchadnezzar in the forced labor which his great works necessitated.

    His sons - The word probably includes all Nebuchadnezzars successors in the independent sovereignty of Babylon.