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Nehemiah    Chapter 6   ( 13 Chapters )    Verse 13   ( 19 Verses )    Néhémie    느헤미야    old

For he had taken money, that I being afraid should do this thing, and sin, and they might have some evil to upbraid me withal.
King James
Therefore was he hired, that I should be afraid, and do so, and sin, and that they might have matter for an evil report, that they might reproach me.
Louis Second
En le gagnant ainsi, ils espéraient que j'aurais peur, et que je suivrais ses avis et commettrais un péché; et ils auraient profité de cette atteinte à ma réputation pour me couvrir d'opprobre
Martin Luther
Darum nahm er Geld, auf daß ich mich fürchten sollte und also tun und sündigen, daß sie ein bös Geschrei hätten, damit sie mich lästern möchten.
acceperat enim pretium ut territus facerem et peccarem et haberent malum quod exprobrarent mihi

Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary

enim : in fact, truly, indeed.
enim : for, in fact, truly (may often be omitted).
pretium : price, vaue, reward.
ut : (+ subj.) (result) so that, that.
ut : (+ subj.) (purpose) in order that, to, that.
ut : (+ indic.) when, as.
ut : (+ subj.) (command) to, that.
malum : evil, misfortune, misdeed, crime, injury, damage.
quod : (neut. sing. acc.) (the sea), WHICH you cannot drink dry.
quod : (+ comparative) the x the better (quod celior = the faster the.
quod : (beginning sentence) and, but, now.
quod : (neut. sing. nom.) (the war), WHICH killed so many.
quod : (with time) since, as far as, to the extent that.
quod : because, whereas, the point that, the fact that.
mihi : (dat.) me /give ME land, lots of land.