[וַיֹּאמֶר כ] (וָאֹמַ֣ר ק) לָהֶ֗ם לֹ֣א יִפָּֽתְח֞וּ שַׁעֲרֵ֤י יְרוּשָׁלִַ֙ם֙ עַד־ חֹ֣ם הַשֶּׁ֔מֶשׁ וְעַ֨ד הֵ֥ם עֹמְדִ֛ים יָגִ֥יפוּ הַדְּלָתֹ֖ות וֶאֱחֹ֑זוּ וְהַעֲמֵ֗יד מִשְׁמְרֹות֙ יֹשְׁבֵ֣י יְרוּשָׁלִַ֔ם אִ֚ישׁ בְּמִשְׁמָרֹ֔ו וְאִ֖ישׁ נֶ֥גֶד בֵּיתֹֽו׃
KJV with Strong's
And I said unto them Let not the gates of Jerusalem be opened until the sun be hot and while they stand by let them shut the doors and bar them and appoint watches of the inhabitants of Jerusalem every one in his watch and every one to be over against his house
נחמיה 7:3 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
[וַיֹּאמֶר כ] (וָאֹמַ֣ר ק) לָהֶ֗ם לֹ֣א יִפָּֽתְח֞וּ שַׁעֲרֵ֤י יְרוּשָׁלִַ֙ם֙ עַד־חֹ֣ם הַשֶּׁ֔מֶשׁ וְעַ֨ד הֵ֥ם עֹמְדִ֛ים יָגִ֥יפוּ הַדְּלָתֹ֖ות וֶאֱחֹ֑זוּ וְהַעֲמֵ֗יד מִשְׁמְרֹות֙ יֹשְׁבֵ֣י יְרוּשָׁלִַ֔ם אִ֚ישׁ בְּמִשְׁמָרֹ֔ו וְאִ֖ישׁ נֶ֥גֶד בֵּיתֹֽו׃
נחמיה 7:3 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
נחמיה 7:3 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
נחמיה 7:3 Hebrew Bible
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
Then I said to them, "Do not let the gates of Jerusalem be opened until the sun is hot, and while they are standing guard, let them shut and bolt the doors. Also appoint guards from the inhabitants of Jerusalem, each at his post, and each in front of his own house."
King James Bible
And I said unto them, Let not the gates of Jerusalem be opened until the sun be hot; and while they stand by, let them shut the doors, and bar them: and appoint watches of the inhabitants of Jerusalem, every one in his watch, and every one to be over against his house.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
I said to them, "Do not open the gates of Jerusalem until the sun is hot, and let the doors be shut and securely fastened while the guards are on duty. Station the citizens of Jerusalem as guards, some at their posts and some at their homes."
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Let not the gates (This is, the gates were not to be opened till sun-rise, and to be shut at sun-set; which is still the custom in many cities of the East. If a traveller arrives after sun-set, he finds the gates shut, and on no consideration will they open them till morning.)
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