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Nehemiah 11:21

    Nehemiah 11:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    But the Nethinims dwelt in Ophel: and Ziha and Gispa were over the Nethinims.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    But the Nethinims dwelled in Ophel: and Ziha and Gispa were over the Nethinims.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    But the Nethinim dwelt in Ophel: and Ziha and Gishpa were over the Nethinim.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But the Nethinim were living in the Ophel; and Ziha and Gishpa were over the Nethinim.

    Webster's Revision

    But the Nethinim dwelt in Ophel: and Ziha and Gishpa were over the Nethinim.

    World English Bible

    But the Nethinim lived in Ophel: and Ziha and Gishpa were over the Nethinim.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    But the Nethinim dwelt in Ophel: and Ziha and Gishpa were over the Nethinim.

    Barnes' Notes on Nehemiah 11:21

    Ophel, the southern spur of the temple hill, having a wall of its own Nehemiah 3:27 might be reckoned either in Jerusalem or outside it. Here it is made a separate place.

    Wesley's Notes on Nehemiah 11:21

    11:21 The Nethinims dwelt in Ophel - Which was upon the wall of Jerusalem, because they were to do the servile work of the temple: therefore they were to be posted near it, that they might be ready to attend.