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Nehemiah 7:4

    Nehemiah 7:4 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now the city was large and great: but the people were few therein, and the houses were not builded.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now the city was large and great: but the people were few therein, and the houses were not built.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now the city was wide and large; but the people were few therein, and the houses were not builded.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now the town was wide and great: but the people in it were only a small number, and the houses had not been put up.

    Webster's Revision

    Now the city was wide and large; but the people were few therein, and the houses were not builded.

    World English Bible

    Now the city was wide and large; but the people were few therein, and the houses were not built.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now the city was wide and large: but the people were few therein, and the houses were not builded.

    Clarke's Commentary on Nehemiah 7:4

    The houses were not builded - The city was not yet rebuilt, only a row of houses in the inside of the wall all round.

    Barnes' Notes on Nehemiah 7:4

    The people were few - The number of those who returned with Zerubbabel was no more than 42,360 Nehemiah 7:66. Less than 2,000 people had come with Ezra Ezra 8:1-20.