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Nehemiah 12:28

    Nehemiah 12:28 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the sons of the singers gathered themselves together, both out of the plain country round about Jerusalem, and from the villages of Netophathi;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the sons of the singers gathered themselves together, both out of the plain country round about Jerusalem, and from the villages of Netophathi;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the sons of the singers gathered themselves together, both out of the plain round about Jerusalem, and from the villages of the Netophathites;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the sons of the music-makers came together from the lowland round about Jerusalem and from the daughter-towns of the Netophathites,

    Webster's Revision

    And the sons of the singers gathered themselves together, both out of the plain round about Jerusalem, and from the villages of the Netophathites;

    World English Bible

    The sons of the singers gathered themselves together, both out of the plain around Jerusalem, and from the villages of the Netophathites;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the sons of the singers gathered themselves together, both out of the plain round about Jerusalem, and from the villages of the Netophathites;

    Barnes' Notes on Nehemiah 12:28

    The plain country round about Jerusalem - Perhaps the valleys of Hinnom and Jehoshaphat, which enclose Jerusalem on three sides, are intended.

    The villages of Netophathi - Rather, as in 1 Chronicles 9:16. Netophah lay near Bethlehem 1 Chronicles 2:54, and is perhaps represented by the modern Antubeh.