Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

However, in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, King Cyrus issued a decree to rebuild this house of God.

King James Version

But in the first year of Cyrus the king of Babylon the same king Cyrus made a decree to build this house of God.

Holman Bible

However, in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, he issued a decree to rebuild the house of God.

International Standard Version

"However, during King Cyrus' first year that same King Cyrus of Babylon issued a decree to reconstruct this Temple of God.

A Conservative Version

But in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, Cyrus the king made a decree to build this house of God.

American Standard Version

But in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, Cyrus the king made a decree to build this house of God.

Amplified

But in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, [the same] King Cyrus issued a decree to rebuild this house of God.

Bible in Basic English

But in the first year of Cyrus, king of Babylon, Cyrus the king gave an order for the building of this house of God;

Darby Translation

But in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, king Cyrus gave orders to build this house of God.

Julia Smith Translation

But in one year to Cyrus the king of Babel, Cyrus the king set up a decree to build this house of God.

King James 2000

But in the first year of Cyrus the king of Babylon the same king Cyrus made a decree to build this house of God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But in the first year of King Cyrus of Babylon's reign he issued forth a decree to build this house of God.

Modern King James verseion

But in the first year of Cyrus the king of Babylon, King Cyrus gave an order to build this house of God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But in the first year of Cyrus the king of Babylon, the same king Cyrus commanded to build this house of God -

NET Bible

But in the first year of King Cyrus of Babylon, King Cyrus enacted a decree to rebuild this temple of God.

New Heart English Bible

But in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, Cyrus the king made a decree to build this house of God.

The Emphasized Bible

Howbeit, in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, Cyrus the king, issued an edict, this house of God, to build.

Webster

But in the first year of Cyrus the king of Babylon, the same king Cyrus made a decree to build this house of God.

World English Bible

But in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, Cyrus the king made a decree to build this house of God.

Youngs Literal Translation

but in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, Cyrus the king made a decree to build this house of God,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
בּרם 
B@ram (Aramaic) 
Usage: 5

in the first
חד 
Chad (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

שׁנה 
Sh@nah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7

of Cyrus
כּורשׁ 
Kowresh (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

the king
מלך 
melek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 180

of Babylon
בּבל 
babel (Aramaic) 
Usage: 25

the same king
מלך 
melek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 180

כּורשׁ 
Kowresh (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

שׂוּם 
 
Usage: 26

a decree
טעם 
T@`em (Aramaic) 
Usage: 25

to build
בּנה בּנא 
B@na' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 22

דּן 
Den (Aramaic) 
Usage: 58

בּית 
Bayith (Aramaic) 
Usage: 44

References

Easton

Hastings

Smith

Context Readings

Temple Restoration Resumed

12 But because our fathers had provoked the God of heaven to wrath, He gave them into the hand of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, the Chaldean, who destroyed this temple and deported the people to Babylon. 13 However, in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, King Cyrus issued a decree to rebuild this house of God. 14 Also the gold and silver utensils of the house of God which Nebuchadnezzar had taken from the temple in Jerusalem, and brought them to the temple of Babylon, these King Cyrus took from the temple of Babylon and they were given to one whose name was Sheshbazzar, whom he had appointed governor.



Cross References

Ezra 1:1-8

Now in the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, in order to fulfill the word of the Lord by the mouth of Jeremiah, the Lord stirred up the spirit of Cyrus king of Persia, so that he sent a proclamation throughout all his kingdom, and also put it in writing, saying:

Ezra 6:3-5

In the first year of King Cyrus, Cyrus the king issued a decree: ‘Concerning the house of God at Jerusalem, let the temple, the place where sacrifices are offered, be rebuilt and let its foundations be retained, its height being 60 cubits and its width 60 cubits;

Isaiah 44:28-1

“It is I who says of Cyrus, ‘He is My shepherd!
And he will perform all My desire.’
And he declares of Jerusalem, ‘She will be built,’
And of the temple, ‘Your foundation will be laid.’”

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