2 Chronicles 26:15

NET ©

In Jerusalem he made war machines carefully designed to shoot arrows and large stones from the towers and corners of the walls. He became very famous, for he received tremendous support and became powerful.

NIV ©

In Jerusalem he made machines designed by skilful men for use on the towers and on the corner defences to shoot arrows and hurl large stones. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.

NASB ©

In Jerusalem he made engines of war invented by skillful men to be on the towers and on the corners for the purpose of shooting arrows and great stones. Hence his fame spread afar, for he was marvelously helped until he was strong.

NLT ©

And he produced machines mounted on the walls of Jerusalem, designed by brilliant men to shoot arrows and hurl stones from the towers and the corners of the wall. His fame spread far and wide, for the LORD helped him wonderfully until he became very powerful.

MSG ©

He also installed the latest in military technology on the towers and corners of Jerusalem for shooting arrows and hurling stones. He became well known for all this--a famous king. Everything seemed to go his way.

BBE ©

And in Jerusalem he made machines, the invention of expert men, to be placed on the towers and angles of the walls for sending arrows and great stones. And his name was honoured far and wide; for he was greatly helped till he was strong.

NRSV ©

In Jerusalem he set up machines, invented by skilled workers, on the towers and the corners for shooting arrows and large stones. And his fame spread far, for he was marvelously helped until he became strong.

NKJV ©

And he made devices in Jerusalem, invented by skillful men, to be on the towers and the corners, to shoot arrows and large stones. So his fame spread far and wide, for he was marvelously helped till he became strong.

KJV
And he made
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in Jerusalem
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engines
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invented
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by cunning men
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to be on the towers
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and upon the bulwarks
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to shoot
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arrows
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and great
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stones
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withal. And his name
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spread
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far abroad
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for he was marvellously
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helped
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till
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he was strong
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{spread: Heb. went forth}
HEBREW
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wms
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Mynbabw
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twyhl
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tbsxm
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twnbsx
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Mlswryb
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veyw (26:15)
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LXXM
kai
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CONJ
epoihsen
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V-AAI-3S
en
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PREP
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N-PRI
mhcanav
 
N-APF
memhcaneumenav
 
V-RPPAP
logistou
 
N-GSM
tou
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T-GSN
einai
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V-PAN
epi
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PREP
twn
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T-GPM
purgwn
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N-GPM
kai
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CONJ
epi
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PREP
twn
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T-GPF
gwniwn
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N-GPF
ballein
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V-PAN
belesin
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N-DPN
kai
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CONJ
liyoiv
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N-DPM
megaloiv
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A-DPM
kai
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CONJ
hkousyh
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V-API-3S
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T-NSF
kataskeuh
 
N-NSF
autwn
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D-GPM
ewv
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PREP
porrw
 
ADV
oti
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CONJ
eyaumastwyh
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V-API-3S
tou
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T-GSN
bohyhyhnai
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V-APN
ewv
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PREP
ou
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R-GSM
katiscusen
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V-AAI-3S
NET © [draft] ITL
In Jerusalem
<03389>
he made
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war machines
<02810>
carefully designed
<02803>
to shoot
<03384>
arrows
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and large
<01419>
stones
<068>
from the towers
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and corners
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of the walls. He became very
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famous
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, for
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he received tremendous
<06381>

<07350>
support
<05826>
and became powerful
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.
NET © Notes

tn Heb “and his name went out to a distant place, for he did extraordinarily to be helped until he was strong.”