Then Nebuzar-adan the captain of the guard carried away captive into Babylon the remnant of the people that remained in the city, and those that deserted fell to him, with the rest of the people that remained.
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George Leo Haydock
Army. Hebrew, "slayers "denoting soldiers, cooks, and sacrificers, Genesis xxxvii. 36.
Remained, having escaped the sword They had been spared when Joakim and Jechonias were taken.