Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So, now issue a decree to make these men stop work, that this city may not be rebuilt until a decree is issued by me.

King James Version

Give ye now commandment to cause these men to cease, and that this city be not builded, until another commandment shall be given from me.

Holman Bible

Therefore, issue an order for these men to stop, so that this city will not be rebuilt until a further decree has been pronounced by me.

International Standard Version

Accordingly, issue an order to force these men to cease their work so that this city is not rebuilt until you receive further notice from me.

A Conservative Version

Make ye now a decree to cause these men to cease, and that this city not be built until a decree shall be made by me.

American Standard Version

Make ye now a decree to cause these men to cease, and that this city be not builded, until a decree shall be made by me.

Amplified

So, now issue a decree to make these men stop [work], so that this city is not rebuilt until a [new] command is issued by me.

Bible in Basic English

Give an order now, that these men are to do nothing more, and that the building of the town is to be stopped, till I give an order.

Darby Translation

Now give order to make these men to cease, and that this city be not built, until the order shall be given from me;

Julia Smith Translation

Now set up a decree to cause these men to cease, and this city shall not be built till a decree shall be set up from me.

King James 2000

Give you now command to cause these men to cease, and that this city be not built, until another command shall be given from me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So now, issue forth a decree that these men stop and this city not be built, until a decree is issued from me.

Modern King James verseion

Now make a decree to cause these men to cease, and that this city be not built until the decree shall be given from me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Do ye now after this commandment, forbid the same men, that the city be not builded, till I have given commandment?

NET Bible

Now give orders that these men cease their work and that this city not be rebuilt until such time as I so instruct.

New Heart English Bible

Make a decree now to cause these men to cease, and that this city not be built, until a decree shall be made by me.

The Emphasized Bible

Now, issue ye an edict, to forbid these men, - that, this city, be not built, until, from me, the edict be issued.

Webster

Give ye now commandment to cause these men to cease, and that this city be not built, until another commandment shall be given from me.

World English Bible

Make a decree now to cause these men to cease, and that this city not be built, until a decree shall be made by me.

Youngs Literal Translation

'Now, make ye a decree to cause these men to cease, and this city is not builded, till by me a decree is made.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂוּם 
 
Usage: 26

ye now
כּען 
K@`an (Aramaic) 
Usage: 13

טעם 
T@`em (Aramaic) 
Usage: 25

to cause
בּטל 
B@tel (Aramaic) 
Usage: 6

אלּך 
'illek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

men
גּבר 
G@bar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 21

to cease
בּטל 
B@tel (Aramaic) 
Usage: 6

and that this
דּך דּך 
Dek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 13

קריה קריא 
Qirya' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

be not
לה לא 
La' (Aramaic) 
not, no, nor, without, neither, none, cannot , ever, never , no , nothing
Usage: 82

בּנה בּנא 
B@na' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 22

עד 
`ad (Aramaic) 
till, until, unto, ever, for, to, but at, even, hitherto , mastery , on, within
Usage: 35

טעם 
Ta`am (Aramaic) 
Usage: 5

שׂוּם 
 
Usage: 26

Verse Info

Context Readings

Artaxerxes' Reply

20 that mighty kings have ruled over Jerusalem, governing all the provinces beyond the River, and that tribute, custom and toll were paid to them. 21 So, now issue a decree to make these men stop work, that this city may not be rebuilt until a decree is issued by me. 22 Beware of being negligent in carrying out this matter; why should damage increase to the detriment of the kings?”



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