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Nehemiah 3:12

    Nehemiah 3:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And next unto him repaired Shallum the son of Halohesh, the ruler of the half part of Jerusalem, he and his daughters.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And next to him repaired Shallum the son of Halohesh, the ruler of the half part of Jerusalem, he and his daughters.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And next unto him repaired Shallum the son of Hallohesh, the ruler of half the district of Jerusalem, he and his daughters.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Near them was Shallum, the son of Hallohesh, the ruler of half Jerusalem, with his daughters.

    Webster's Revision

    And next unto him repaired Shallum the son of Hallohesh, the ruler of half the district of Jerusalem, he and his daughters.

    World English Bible

    Next to him repaired Shallum the son of Hallohesh, the ruler of half the district of Jerusalem, he and his daughters.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And next unto him repaired Shallum the son of Hallohesh, the ruler of half the district of Jerusalem, he and his daughters.

    Clarke's Commentary on Nehemiah 3:12

    The son of Halohesh - Or, the son of the Enchanter: conjectured to be thus named from having the art to charm serpents.

    The ruler of the half part - See on Nehemiah 3:9 (note).

    Wesley's Notes on Nehemiah 3:12

    3:12 His daughters - Who were either heiresses or rich widows, and caused part to be done at their charges.