2 Kings 25:12



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But the captain of the guard left some of the poorest of the land to be vinedressers and plowmen.

King James Version

But the captain of the guard left of the poor of the land to be vinedressers and husbandmen.

Holman Bible

But the commander of the guards left some of the poorest of the land to be vinedressers and farmers.

International Standard Version

However, the captain of the guard left some of the poor people of the land to work as vinedressers and farmers.

A Conservative Version

But the captain of the guard left of the poorest of the land to be vinedressers and husbandmen.

American Standard Version

But the captain of the guard left of the poorest of the land to be vinedressers and husbandmen.

Amplified

But the captain of the guard left some of the poorest of the land to be vinedressers and soil tillers.

Bible in Basic English

But he let the poorest of the land go on living there, to take care of the vines and the fields.

Darby Translation

But the captain of the body-guard left of the poor of the land for vinedressers and husbandmen.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But the captain of the guard left of the poor of the land to be vinedressers and husbandmen.

Julia Smith Translation

And of the powerless of the land the chief of the cooks left for vine-dressers and for ploughers.

King James 2000

But the captain of the guard left some of the poor of the land to be vinedressers and farmers.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But the poor of the land the commander of the imperial guard left for the vineyards and for tilling.

Modern King James verseion

But the chief of the executioners left a few of the poor of the land to be vinedressers and husbandmen.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Nebuzaradan the chief Marshal carried away, and left of the poor of the land to dress the vines and to till the ground.

NET Bible

But he left behind some of the poor of the land and gave them fields and vineyards.

New Heart English Bible

But the captain of the guard left some of the poorest of the land to work the vineyards and fields.

New simplified Bible

He let the poorest of the land go on living there, to take care of the vines and the fields.

The Emphasized Bible

But, of the poorest of the land, did the chief of the royal executioners, leave, for vine-dressers and for husbandmen.

Webster

But the captain of the guard left of the poor of the land to be vine-dressers and husbandmen.

World English Bible

But the captain of the guard left of the poorest of the land to work the vineyards and fields.

Youngs Literal Translation

and of the poor of the land hath the chief of the executioners left for vine-dressers and for husbandmen.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But the captain
רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

of the guard
טבּח 
Tabbach 
Usage: 32

שׁאר 
Sha'ar 
Usage: 134

of the poor
דּלּה 
Dallah 
Usage: 7

of the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

to be vinedressers
כּרם 
Korem 
Usage: 5

Context Readings

Jerusalem Is Sacked And The Temple Burned

11 Then the rest of the people who were left in the city and the deserters who had deserted to the king of Babylon and the rest of the people, Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard carried away into exile. 12 But the captain of the guard left some of the poorest of the land to be vinedressers and plowmen. 13 Now the bronze pillars which were in the house of the LORD, and the stands and the bronze sea which were in the house of the LORD, the Chaldeans broke in pieces and carried the bronze to Babylon.


Cross References

2 Kings 24:14

Then he led away into exile all Jerusalem and all the captains and all the mighty men of valor, ten thousand captives, and all the craftsmen and the smiths None remained except the poorest people of the land.

Jeremiah 40:7

Now all the commanders of the forces that were in the field, they and their men, heard that the king of Babylon had appointed Gedaliah the son of Ahikam over the land and that he had put him in charge of the men, women and children, those of the poorest of the land who had not been exiled to Babylon.

Jeremiah 39:10

But some of the poorest people who had nothing, Nebuzaradan the captain of the bodyguard left behind in the land of Judah, and gave them vineyards and fields at that time.

Jeremiah 52:16

But Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard left some of the poorest of the land to be vinedressers and plowmen.

Ezekiel 33:24

"Son of man, they who live in these waste places in the land of Israel are saying, 'Abraham was only one, yet he possessed the land; so to us who are many the land has been given as a possession.'



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