Nehemiah 3:5



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Moreover, next to him the Tekoites made repairs, but their nobles did not support the work of their masters.

King James Version

And next unto them the Tekoites repaired; but their nobles put not their necks to the work of their Lord.

Holman Bible

Beside them the Tekoites made repairs, but their nobles did not lift a finger to help their supervisors.

International Standard Version

Next to them the Tekoites worked valiantly, even though their leading officials weren't fully dedicated to the work of their lord.

A Conservative Version

And next to them the Tekoites repaired, but their ranking men did not put their necks to the work of their lord.

American Standard Version

And next unto them the Tekoites repaired; but their nobles put not their necks to the work of their lord.

Amplified

Next to them the Tekoites repaired, but their nobles or lords did not put their necks to the work of their Lord.

Bible in Basic English

Near them, the Tekoites were at work; but their chiefs did not put their necks to the work of their Lord.

Darby Translation

And next to them the Tekoites repaired; but their nobles put not their necks to the work of their Lord.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And next to them the Tekoites restored; but their nobles did not put their necks to the work of their Lord.

Julia Smith Translation

And upon their hand held fast the Tekoites; and their nobles brought not their neck into the work of their Lord.

King James 2000

And next unto them the Tekoites repaired; but their nobles put not their necks to the work of their Lord.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{Next to them} the Tekoites repaired, but their nobles did not put their neck to the work of their lord.

Modern King James verseion

And next to them the Tekoites repaired. But their nobles did not put their necks to the work of their Lord.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Next unto him builded they of Tekoa. But their great men put not their necks to the service of their lord.

NET Bible

The men of Tekoa worked on the section adjacent to them, but their town leaders would not assist with the work of their master.

New Heart English Bible

Next to them, the Tekoites made repairs; but their nobles did not put their necks to the work of their lord.

New simplified Bible

Near them, the Tekoites were at work; but their chiefs did not put their necks to the work of their masters.

The Emphasized Bible

and, at their hand, repaired, the Tekoites, - but, their chiefs, put not their neck into the service of their lords.

Webster

And next to them the Tekoites repaired; but their nobles put not their necks to the work of their Lord.

World English Bible

Next to them the Tekoites repaired; but their nobles didn't put their necks to the work of their lord.

Youngs Literal Translation

and by his hand have the Tekoites strengthened, and their honourable ones have not brought in their neck to the service of their Lord.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יד 
Yad 
hand , by , consecrate , him , power , them , places , tenons , thee , coast , side ,
Usage: 1612

the Tekoites
תּקעי תּקועי 
T@qow`iy 
Usage: 7

חזק 
Chazaq 
Usage: 290

אדּיר 
'addiyr 
Usage: 27

put

come , bring , ... in , enter , go , carry , ...down , pass , ...out ,
Usage: 0

not their necks
צוּארה צוּרן צוּר צוּאר 
Tsavva'r 
Usage: 43

to the work
עבודה עבדה 
`abodah 
Usage: 146

References

Context Readings

Fish Gate

4 Next to them Meremoth the son of Uriah the son of Hakkoz made repairs. And next to him Meshullam the son of Berechiah the son of Meshezabel made repairs. And next to him Zadok the son of Baana also made repairs. 5 Moreover, next to him the Tekoites made repairs, but their nobles did not support the work of their masters. 6 Joiada the son of Paseah and Meshullam the son of Besodeiah repaired the Old Gate; they laid its beams and hung its doors with its bolts and its bars.



Cross References

2 Samuel 14:2

So Joab sent to Tekoa and brought a wise woman from there and said to her, "Please pretend to be a mourner, and put on mourning garments now, and do not anoint yourself with oil, but be like a woman who has been mourning for the dead many days;

Nehemiah 3:27

After them the Tekoites repaired another section in front of the great projecting tower and as far as the wall of Ophel.

Judges 5:23

'Curse Meroz,' said the angel of the LORD, 'Utterly curse its inhabitants; Because they did not come to the help of the LORD, To the help of the LORD against the warriors.'

Jeremiah 5:4-5

Then I said, "They are only the poor, They are foolish; For they do not know the way of the LORD Or the ordinance of their God.

Jeremiah 27:2

thus says the LORD to me--"Make for yourself bonds and yokes and put them on your neck,

Jeremiah 27:8

"It will be, that the nation or the kingdom which will not serve him, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, and which will not put its neck under the yoke of the king of Babylon, I will punish that nation with the sword, with famine and with pestilence," declares the LORD, "until I have destroyed it by his hand.

Jeremiah 27:12

I spoke words like all these to Zedekiah king of Judah, saying, "Bring your necks under the yoke of the king of Babylon and serve him and his people, and live!

Jeremiah 30:8-9

'It shall come about on that day,' declares the LORD of hosts, 'that I will break his yoke from off their neck and will tear off their bonds; and strangers will no longer make them their slaves.

Amos 1:1

The words of Amos, who was among the sheepherders from Tekoa, which he envisioned in visions concerning Israel in the days of Uzziah king of Judah, and in the days of Jeroboam son of Joash, king of Israel, two years before the earthquake.

Matthew 11:29

"Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and YOU WILL FIND REST FOR YOUR SOULS.

Acts 15:10

"Now therefore why do you put God to the test by placing upon the neck of the disciples a yoke which neither our fathers nor we have been able to bear?

1 Corinthians 1:26

For consider your calling, brethren, that there were not many wise according to the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble;

1 Timothy 6:17-18

Instruct those who are rich in this present world not to be conceited or to fix their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly supplies us with all things to enjoy.



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