But Jehoiada the priest commanded the captains of the hundreds, the officers of the army, and said unto them, Take her forth outside with the ranks: and he that follows her kill with the sword. For the priest had said, Let her not be slain in the house of the LORD.
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George Leo Haydock
Precinct. Hebrew sederoth, (untranslated by the Septuagint and (Haydock) improperly supposed by Josephus to be the torrent Cedron) means, "the ranks "of the guards, (Calmet) or, "ranges "of the sacred buildings, which her impure blood must not defile. (Haydock)
Follow her, as an accomplice. (Menochius)