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Nehemiah 12:8 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Moreover the Levites: Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, [and] Mattaniah, who was over the thanksgiving, he and his brethren.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Moreover the Levites: Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, [and] Mattaniah, [which was] over the thanksgiving, he and his brethren.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— The Levites [were] Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, [and] Mattaniah [who was] in charge of the songs of thanksgiving, he and his brothers.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Moreover the Levites: Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, [and] Mattaniah, [who was] over the thanksgiving, he and his brethren.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And the Levites: Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, Mattaniah, [who was] over the thanksgiving, he and his brethren;
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And, the Levites, Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, Mattaniah,—over the choirs, he and his brethren;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— And the Levites [are] Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, Mattaniah, he [is] over the thanksgiving, and his brethren,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And the Levites, Jesua, Bennui, Cedmihel, Sarebia, Juda, Mathanias, they and their brethren were over the hymns:
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Moreouer the Leuites: Ieshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Iudah, [and] Mattaniah, which [was] ouer the thankesgiuing, he and his brethren.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And the Levites [were], Jeshua{gr.Jesus}, Binnui{gr.Banui}, Kadmiel{gr.Cadmiel}, Sarabia, Jehoiada{gr.Jodae}, Mattaniah{gr.Matthania}: he [was] over the bands,
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Moreover the Lewiyyim: Yeshua, Binnuy, Qadmiel, Sherevyah, Yehudah, [and] Mattanyah, [which was] over the thanksgiving, he and his brethren.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Moreover the Lwiyyim לְוִיִּם: 3881
{3881} Prime
Patronymic from H3878; a Leviite or descendant of Levi.
Y` יֵשׁוּעַ, 3442
{3442} Prime
For H3091; he will save; Jeshua, the name of two Israelites, also of a place in Palestine.
Binny בִּנּוּי, 1131
{1131} Prime
From H1129; built up; Binnui, an Israelite.
Kaml קַדמִיאֵל, 6934
{6934} Prime
From H6924 and H0410; presence of God; Kadmiel, the name of three Israelites.
rvy שֵׁרֵביָה, 8274
{8274} Prime
From H8273 and H3050; Jah has brought heat; Sherebjah, the name of two Israelites.
Yh יְהוּדָה, 3063
{3063} Prime
From H3034; celebrated; Jehudah (or Judah), the name of five Israelites; also of the tribe descended from the first, and of its territory.
[and] Mattany מַתַּניָה, 4983
{4983} Prime
From H4976 and H3050; gift of Jah; Mattanjah, the name of ten Israelites.
[which was] over x5921
(5921) Complement
Properly the same as H5920 used as a preposition (in the singular or plural, often with prefix, or as conjugation with a particle following); above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications.
the thanksgiving, 1960
{1960} Prime
From the same as H1959; properly an acclaim, that is, a choir of singers.
he x1931
(1931) Complement
The second form is the feminine beyond the Pentateuch; a primitive word, the third person pronoun singular, he (she or it); only expressed when emphatic or without a verb; also (intensively) self, or (especially with the article) the same; sometimes (as demonstrative) this or that; occasionally (instead of copula) as or are.
and his brethren. 251
{0251} Prime
A primitive word; a brother (used in the widest sense of literal relationship and metaphorical affinity or resemblance (like H0001)).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Nehemiah 12:1-26.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Nehemiah 12:8

Moreover, &c. — He was to see, that the psalms of thanksgiving were continually sung in the temple, in due time and manner.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Nehemiah 12:8

Moreover the Levites: Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, [and] Mattaniah, (c) [which was] over the thanksgiving, he and his brethren.

(c) Had charge of them who sang the psalms.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Nehemiah 7:48 The children of Lebana, the children of Hagaba, the children of Shalmai,
Nehemiah 9:4 Then stood up upon the stairs, of the Levites, Jeshua, and Bani, Kadmiel, Shebaniah, Bunni, Sherebiah, Bani, [and] Chenani, and cried with a loud voice unto the LORD their God.
Nehemiah 10:9-13 And the Levites: both Jeshua the son of Azaniah, Binnui of the sons of Henadad, Kadmiel; ... Hodijah, Bani, Beninu.


Nehemiah 11:17 And Mattaniah the son of Micha, the son of Zabdi, the son of Asaph, [was] the principal to begin the thanksgiving in prayer: and Bakbukiah the second among his brethren, and Abda the son of Shammua, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun.
Nehemiah 11:22 The overseer also of the Levites at Jerusalem [was] Uzzi the son of Bani, the son of Hashabiah, the son of Mattaniah, the son of Micha. Of the sons of Asaph, the singers [were] over the business of the house of God.

the thanksgiving:
that is, The psalms of thanksgiving,
Nehemiah 12:24 And the chief of the Levites: Hashabiah, Sherebiah, and Jeshua the son of Kadmiel, with their brethren over against them, to praise [and] to give thanks, according to the commandment of David the man of God, ward over against ward.
1 Chronicles 9:33 And these [are] the singers, chief of the fathers of the Levites, [who remaining] in the chambers [were] free: for they were employed in [that] work day and night.
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