Search the Bible
* powered by Bible Study Tools

2 Chronicles 8:5

    2 Chronicles 8:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Also he built Bethhoron the upper, and Bethhoron the nether, fenced cities, with walls, gates, and bars;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Also he built Bethhoron the upper, and Bethhoron the nether, fenced cities, with walls, gates, and bars;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Also he built Beth-horon the upper, and Beth-horon the nether, fortified cities, with walls, gates, and bars;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And of Beth-horon the higher and the lower, walled towns with walls and doorways and locks;

    Webster's Revision

    Also he built Beth-horon the upper, and Beth-horon the nether, fortified cities, with walls, gates, and bars;

    World English Bible

    Also he built Beth Horon the upper, and Beth Horon the lower, fortified cities, with walls, gates, and bars;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Also he built Beth-horon the upper, and Beth-horon the nether, fenced cities, with walls, gates, and bars;

    Definitions for 2 Chronicles 8:5

    Fenced - Fortified; protected.
    Nether - Lower.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Chronicles 8:5

    Built - "Rebuilt," or "repaired" (as in 2 Chronicles 8:2). The two Beth-borons were both ancient cities (see Joshua 10:10 note).