Nehemiah 11:23 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Nehemiah 11:23, NIV: "The musicians were under the king's orders, which regulated their daily activity."
Nehemiah 11:23, ESV: "For there was a command from the king concerning them, and a fixed provision for the singers, as every day required."
Nehemiah 11:23, KJV: "For it was the king's commandment concerning them, that a certain portion should be for the singers, due for every day."
Nehemiah 11:23, NASB: "For there was a commandment from the king concerning them and a royal command for the singers day by day."
Nehemiah 11:23, NLT: "Their daily responsibilities were carried out according to the terms of a royal command."
Nehemiah 11:23, CSB: "There was, in fact, a command of the king regarding them, and an ordinance regulating the singers' daily tasks."