1 tn Heb “in his days.”
3 tn Heb “with Abiram, his firstborn, he founded it.”
4 tn Heb “with Segub, his youngest, he set up its gates.”
5 tn Heb “according to the word of the
6 sn Warned through Joshua son of Nun. For the background to this statement, see Josh 6:26, where Joshua pronounces a curse on the one who dares to rebuild Jericho. Here that curse is viewed as a prophecy spoken by God through Joshua.