Nehemiah 12:46



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For in the days of David and Asaph, in ancient times, there were leaders of the singers, songs of praise and hymns of thanksgiving to God.

King James Version

For in the days of David and Asaph of old there were chief of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving unto God.

International Standard Version

For in David's lifetime and in the lifetime of Asaph, choir master of old there were songs of praise and thanksgiving to God.

A Conservative Version

For in the days of David and Asaph of old there was a chief of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving to God.

American Standard Version

For in the days of David and Asaph of old there was a chief of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving unto God.

Amplified

For in the days of David and Asaph of old, there was a chief of singers and songs of praise and thanksgiving to God.

Bible in Basic English

For in the days of David and Asaph in the past, there was a master of the music, and songs of blessing and praise to God.

Darby Translation

For of old, in the days of David and Asaph, there were the chiefs of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgivings to God.

Holman Bible

For long ago, in the days of David and Asaph, there were leaders of the singers and songs of praise and thanksgiving to God.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For from the time of David and Asaph of old there were princes of the singers, and songs and praise and thanksgiving unto God.

Julia Smith Translation

For in the days of, David and Asaph from of old the head of those singing, and the song of praise and confessions to God.

King James 2000

For in the days of David and Asaph of old there was a leader of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving unto God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For in the days of David and Asaph from ancient times there was the head of the singers and a song of praise and thanksgiving to God.

Modern King James verseion

For in the days of David and Asaph of old there were chief of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving to God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

for in the time of David and Asaph, were the chief singers founded, and the songs of praise and thanksgiving unto God.

NET Bible

For long ago, in the days of David and Asaph, there had been directors for the singers and for the songs of praise and thanks to God.

New Heart English Bible

For in the days of David and Asaph of old there was a chief of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving to God.

New simplified Bible

For in the days of David and Asaph in the past, there was a master of the music, and songs of blessing and praise to God.

The Emphasized Bible

For, in the days of David and Asaph, of old, there were chiefs of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving, unto God.

Webster

For in the days of David, and Asaph of old there were chief of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving to God.

World English Bible

For in the days of David and Asaph of old there was a chief of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving to God.

Youngs Literal Translation

for in the days of David and Asaph of old were heads of the singers, and a song of praise and thanksgiving to God.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For in the days
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

of David
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

and Asaph
אסף 
'Acaph 
Usage: 46

of old
קדמה קדם 
Qedem 
Usage: 87

ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

of the singers
שׁוּר שׁירo 
Shiyr 
Usage: 86

and songs
שׁירה שׁיר 
Shiyr 
Usage: 90

of praise
תּהלּה 
T@hillah 
Usage: 57

ידה 
Yadah 
Usage: 114

References

Context Readings

Celebration At The Temple

45 For they performed the worship of their God and the service of purification, together with the singers and the gatekeepers in accordance with the command of David and of his son Solomon. 46 For in the days of David and Asaph, in ancient times, there were leaders of the singers, songs of praise and hymns of thanksgiving to God. 47 So all Israel in the days of Zerubbabel and Nehemiah gave the portions due the singers and the gatekeepers as each day required, and set apart the consecrated portion for the Levites, and the Levites set apart the consecrated portion for the sons of Aaron.


Cross References

2 Chronicles 29:30

Moreover, King Hezekiah and the officials ordered the Levites to sing praises to the LORD with the words of David and Asaph the seer. So they sang praises with joy, and bowed down and worshiped.

1 Chronicles 25:1-31

Moreover, David and the commanders of the army set apart for the service some of the sons of Asaph and of Heman and of Jeduthun, who were to prophesy with lyres, harps and cymbals; and the number of those who performed their service was:

Psalm 73:1

Surely God is good to Israel, To those who are pure in heart!

Psalm 83:1

O God, do not remain quiet; Do not be silent and, O God, do not be still.



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