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Bible Verse Dictionary

Ezra 3:8 - Appointed

Ezra 3:8 - Now in the second year of their coming unto the house of God at Jerusalem, in the second month, began Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and the remnant of their brethren the priests and the Levites, and all they that were come out of the captivity unto Jerusalem; and appointed the Levites, from twenty years old and upward, to set forward the work of the house of the LORD.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
Now in the second H8145 שֵׁנִי
year H8141 שָׁנֶה
of their coming H935 בּוֹא
unto H413 אֵל
the house H1004 בַּיִת
of God H430 אֱלֹהִים
at Jerusalem H3389 יְרוּשָׁלַיִם
in the second H8145 שֵׁנִי
month H2320 חֹדֶשׁ
began H2490 חָלַל
Zerubbabel H2216 זְרֻבָּבֶל
the son H1121 בֵּן
of Shealtiel H7597 שְׁאַלְתִּיאֵל
and Jeshua H3442 יֵשׁוּעַ
the son H1121 בֵּן
of Jozadak H3136 יוֹצָדָק
and the remnant H7605 שְׁאָר
of their brethren H251 אָח
the priests H3548 כֹּהֵן
and the Levites H3881 לֵוִיִּי
and all H3605 כֹּל
they that were come H935 בּוֹא
out of the captivity H4480 מִן
unto H413 אֵל
Jerusalem H3389 יְרוּשָׁלַיִם
and appointed H5975 עָמַד
the Levites H3881 לֵוִיִּי
from twenty years old H4480 מִן
and upward H4605 מַעַל
to set H5329 נָצַח
forward H5921 עַל
the work H4399 מְלָאכָה
of the house H1004 בַּיִת
of the LORD H3068 יְהֹוָה


Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.