Nehemiah 3 :27

Nehemiah 3 :27 Translations

King James Version (KJV)

After them the Tekoites repaired another piece, over against the great tower that lies out, even to the wall of Ophel.

American King James Version (AKJV)

After them the Tekoites repaired another piece, over against the great tower that lies out, even to the wall of Ophel.

American Standard Version (ASV)

After him the Tekoites repaired another portion, over against the great tower that standeth out, and unto the wall of Ophel.

Basic English Translation (BBE)

After him the Tekoites were making good another part, opposite the great tower which comes out, and up to the wall of the Ophel.

Webster's Revision

After them the Tekoites repaired another piece, over against the great projecting tower, even to the wall of Ophel.

World English Bible

After him the Tekoites repaired another portion, over against the great tower that stands out, and to the wall of Ophel.

English Revised Version (ERV)

After him the Tekoites repaired another portion, over against the great tower that standeth out, and unto the wall of Ophel.

Definitions for Nehemiah 3 :27

Clarke's Commentary on Nehemiah 3 :27

Barnes' Commentary on Nehemiah 3 :27

The foundations of an outlying tower near the southeast angle of the temple area in this position have been recently discovered.

Wesley's Commentary on Nehemiah 3 :27

3:27 Tekoites - The same spoken of before, who having dispatched their first share sooner than their brethren, freely offered to supply the defects of others, who, as it seems, neglected that part of the work which had been committed to them. And this their double diligence is noted both for the greater shame of their nobles, who would not do any part of it, and for their own honour, who were so far from being corrupted by that bad example, that they were quickened to greater zeal and industry in this pious work.
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