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Bible Verse Dictionary

Nehemiah 11:1 - Holy

Nehemiah 11:1 - And the rulers of the people dwelt at Jerusalem: the rest of the people also cast lots, to bring one of ten to dwell in Jerusalem the holy city, and nine parts to dwell in other cities.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
And the rulers H8269 שַׂר
of H4480 מִן
the people H5971 עַם
dwelt H3427 יָשַׁב
at Jerusalem H3389 יְרוּשָׁלַיִם
the rest H7605 שְׁאָר
of H4480 מִן
the people H5971 עַם
also cast H5307 נָפַל
lots H1486 גּוֹרָל
to bring H935 בּוֹא
one H259 אֶחָד
of H4480 מִן
ten H6235 עֶשֶׂר
to dwell H3427 יָשַׁב
in Jerusalem H3389 יְרוּשָׁלַיִם
the holy H6944 קֹדֶשׁ
city H5892 עִיר
and nine H8672 תֵּשַׁע
parts H3027 יָד
to dwell H3427 יָשַׁב
in other cities H5892 עִיר


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