Ezra 2

Number of Those Returning

a Now these are the
Lit sons
people of the province who came up out of the captivity of the exiles whom Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon had carried away to Babylon, and returned to Jerusalem and Judah, each to his city.
Lit who
These came with Zerubbabel, Jeshua, Nehemiah
In Neh 7:7, Azariah
Seraiah
In Neh 7:7, Raamiah
Reelaiah, Mordecai, Bilshan
In Neh 7:7, Mispereth
Mispar, Bigvai
In Neh 7:7, Nehum
Rehum and Baanah.

The number of the men of the people of Israel:
the sons of Parosh, 2,172; the sons of Shephatiah, 372; the sons of h Arah, 775; the sons of i Pahath-moab of the sons of Jeshua and Joab, 2,812; the sons of Elam, 1,254; the sons of Zattu, 945; the sons of Zaccai, 760; 10 the sons of
In Neh 7:15, Binnui
Bani, 642;
11 the sons of Bebai, 623; 12 the sons of Azgad, 1,222; 13 the sons of k Adonikam, 666; 14 the sons of Bigvai, 2,056; 15 the sons of Adin, 454; 16 the sons of Ater of Hezekiah, 98; 17 the sons of Bezai, 323; 18 the sons of
In Neh 7:24, Hariph
Jorah, 112;
19 the sons of Hashum, 223; 20 the sons of
In Neh 7:25, Gibeon
Gibbar, 95;
21 the
Lit sons
men of o Bethlehem, 123;
22 the men of Netophah, 56; 23 the men of Anathoth, 128; 24 the sons of
In Neh 7:28, Beth-azmaveth
Azmaveth, 42;
25 the sons of
In Neh 7:29, Kiriath-jearim
Kiriath-arim, Chephirah and Beeroth, 743;
26 the sons of r Ramah and Geba, 621; 27 the men of Michmas, 122; 28 the men of Bethel and Ai, 223; 29 the sons of Nebo, 52; 30 the sons of Magbish, 156; 31 the sons of the other Elam, 1,254; 32 the sons of Harim, 320; 33 the sons of Lod, Hadid and Ono, 725; 34 the
Lit sons
men of t Jericho, 345;
35 the sons of Senaah, 3,630.

Priests Returning

36  u The priests: the sons of Jedaiah of the house of Jeshua, 973; 37 the sons of v Immer, 1,052; 38  w the sons of Pashhur, 1,247; 39 the sons of x Harim, 1,017.

Levites Returning

40 The Levites: the sons of Jeshua and Kadmiel, of the sons of
In Ezr.3.9, Judah; in Neh 7:43, Hodevah
Hodaviah, 74.
41 The singers: the sons of Asaph, 128. 42 The sons of the gatekeepers: the sons of Shallum, the sons of Ater, the sons of Talmon, the sons of Akkub, the sons of Hatita, the sons of Shobai, in all 139.

43 The z temple servants: the sons of Ziha, the sons of Hasupha, the sons of Tabbaoth, 44 the sons of Keros, the sons of
In Neh 7:47, Sia
Siaha, the sons of Padon,
45 the sons of Lebanah, the sons of Hagabah, the sons of Akkub, 46 the sons of Hagab, the sons of Shalmai, the sons of Hanan, 47 the sons of Giddel, the sons of Gahar, the sons of Reaiah, 48 the sons of Rezin, the sons of Nekoda, the sons of Gazzam, 49 the sons of Uzza, the sons of Paseah, the sons of Besai, 50 the sons of Asnah, the sons of Meunim, the sons of
In Neh 7:52, Nephushesim
Nephisim,
51 the sons of Bakbuk, the sons of Hakupha, the sons of Harhur, 52 the sons of
In Neh 7:54, Bazlith
Bazluth, the sons of Mehida, the sons of Harsha,
53 the sons of Barkos, the sons of Sisera, the sons of Temah, 54 the sons of Neziah, the sons of Hatipha.

55 The sons of ad Solomon’s servants: the sons of Sotai, the sons of
In Neh 7:57, Sophereth
Hassophereth, the sons of
In Neh 7:57, Perida
Peruda,
56 the sons of Jaalah, the sons of Darkon, the sons of Giddel, 57 the sons of Shephatiah, the sons of Hattil, the sons of Pochereth-hazzebaim, the sons of
In Neh 7:59, Amon
Ami.

58 All the ah temple servants and the sons of ai Solomon’s servants were 392.

59 Now these are those who came up from Tel-melah, Tel-harsha, Cherub
In Neh 7:61, Addon
Addan and Immer, but they were not able to
Lit tell
give evidence of their fathers’ households and their
Lit seed
descendants, whether they were of Israel:
60 the sons of Delaiah, the sons of Tobiah, the sons of Nekoda, 652.

Priests Removed

61 Of the sons of the priests: the sons of
In Neh 7:63, Hobaiah
Habaiah, the sons of Hakkoz, the sons of an Barzillai, who took a wife from the daughters of Barzillai the Gileadite, and he was called by their name.
62 These searched among their ancestral registration, but they could not be located; ao therefore they were considered unclean and excluded from the priesthood. 63 The
Heb Tirshatha, a Persian title
governor said to them aq that they should not eat from the most holy things until a priest stood up with ar Urim and Thummim.

64 The whole assembly
Lit together was
numbered 42,360,
65 besides their male and female servants
Lit they were
who numbered 7,337; and they had 200 au singing men and women.
66 Their horses were 736; their mules, 245; 67 their camels, 435; their donkeys, 6,720.

68 Some of the heads of fathers’ households, when they arrived at the house of the  Lord which is in Jerusalem, offered willingly for the house of God to
Lit establish
restore it on its foundation.
69 According to their ability they gave aw to the treasury for the work 61,000 gold drachmas and 5,000 silver minas and 100 priestly
Or tunics
garments.

70  ay Now the priests and the Levites, some of the people, the singers, the gatekeepers and the temple servants lived in their cities, and all Israel in their cities.
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