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Nehemiah 2:15

    Nehemiah 2:15 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then went I up in the night by the brook, and viewed the wall, and turned back, and entered by the gate of the valley, and so returned.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then went I up in the night by the brook, and viewed the wall, and turned back, and entered by the gate of the valley, and so returned.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Then went I up in the night by the brook, and viewed the wall; and I turned back, and entered by the valley gate, and so returned.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then in the night, I went up by the stream, viewing the wall; then turning back, I went in by the door in the valley, and so came back.

    Webster's Revision

    Then went I up in the night by the brook, and viewed the wall; and I turned back, and entered by the valley gate, and so returned.

    World English Bible

    Then went I up in the night by the brook, and viewed the wall; and I turned back, and entered by the valley gate, and so returned.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Then went I up in the night by the brook, and viewed the wall; and I turned back, and entered by the valley gate, and so returned.

    Clarke's Commentary on Nehemiah 2:15

    By the brook - Kidron.

    By the gate of the Valley - The valley through which the brook Kidron flowed. It was by this gate he went out; so he went all round the city, and entered by the same gate from which he had gone out.

    Barnes' Notes on Nehemiah 2:15

    The brook - The Kidron watercourse, which skirted the city on the east.

    Turned back - i. e. he turned westward, and having made the circuit of the city, re-entered by the valley-gate.