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6:2 Ono. Ono was in the northwestern corner of Judah, as far from the safety of Jerusalem as is possible without leaving the country.
to do me harm. A vague phrase, perhaps referring to murder (v. 10) or to a later allegation that Nehemiah’s trip to Ono was to enlist others in revolt against Persia (v. 6).