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Nehemiah 6:6

    Nehemiah 6:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Wherein was written, It is reported among the heathen, and Gashmu saith it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel: for which cause thou buildest the wall, that thou mayest be their king, according to these words.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Wherein was written, It is reported among the heathen, and Gashmu said it, that you and the Jews think to rebel: for which cause you build the wall, that you may be their king, according to these words.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    wherein was written, It is reported among the nations, and Gashmu saith it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel; for which cause thou art building the wall: and thou wouldest be their king, according to these words.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And in it these words were recorded: It is said among the nations, and Geshem says so, that you and the Jews are hoping to make yourselves free from the king's authority; and that this is why you are building the wall: and they say that it is your purpose to be their king;

    Webster's Revision

    wherein was written, It is reported among the nations, and Gashmu saith it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel; for which cause thou art building the wall: and thou wouldest be their king, according to these words.

    World English Bible

    in which was written, "It is reported among the nations, and Gashmu says it, that you and the Jews intend to rebel. Because of that, you are building the wall. You would be their king, according to these words.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    wherein was written, It is reported among the nations, and Gashmu saith it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel; for which cause thou buildest the wall: and thou wouldest be their king, according to these words.

    Definitions for Nehemiah 6:6

    Heathen - People; nations; non-Jews.

    Clarke's Commentary on Nehemiah 6:6

    And Gashmu saith it - You are accused of crimes against the state, and Geshem, the Arabian, is your accuser.