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Ezra 2:70

    Ezra 2:70 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    So the priests, and the Levites, and some of the people, and the singers, and the porters, and the Nethinims, dwelt in their cities, and all Israel in their cities.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    So the priests, and the Levites, and some of the people, and the singers, and the porters, and the Nethinims, dwelled in their cities, and all Israel in their cities.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    So the priests, and the Levites, and some of the people, and the singers, and the porters, and the Nethinim, dwelt in their cities, and all Israel in their cities.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So the priests and the Levites and the people and the music-makers and the door-keepers and the Nethinim, took up their places in their towns; even all Israel in their towns.

    Webster's Revision

    So the priests, and the Levites, and some of the people, and the singers, and the porters, and the Nethinim, dwelt in their cities, and all Israel in their cities.

    World English Bible

    So the priests, and the Levites, and some of the people, and the singers, and the porters, and the Nethinim, lived in their cities, and all Israel in their cities.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    So the priests, and the Levites, and some of the people, and the singers, and the porters, and the Nethinim, dwelt in their cities, and all Israel in their cities.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ezra 2:70

    Dwelt in their cities - They all went to those cities which belonged originally to their respective families.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezra 2:70

    All Israel - That the Israelites of the ten tribes returned to Palestine with Zerubbabel is apparent:

    (1) from 1 Chronicles 9:3;

    (2) from the enumeration of twelve chiefs (Nehemiah 7:7; 1 Esd. 5:8); and

    (3) from various expressions in Ezra Ezr 2:2, Ezra 2:59; Ezra 3:1.

    Wesley's Notes on Ezra 2:70

    2:70 And all Israel in their cities - And they dwelt in peace, in perfect harmony, a blessed presage of their settlement, as their discord in the latter times of that state, was of their ruin.
    Book: Ezra