1 Kings 5:13



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Now King Solomon levied forced laborers from all Israel; and the forced laborers numbered 30,000 men.

King James Version

And king Solomon raised a levy out of all Israel; and the levy was thirty thousand men.

Holman Bible

Then King Solomon drafted forced laborers from all Israel; the labor force numbered 30,000 men.

International Standard Version

King Solomon conscripted laborers from throughout Israel. The work force numbered 30,000 men.

A Conservative Version

And king Solomon raised a conscription out of all Israel, and the conscription was thirty thousand men.

American Standard Version

And king Solomon raised a levy out of all Israel; and the levy was thirty thousand men.

Amplified

King Solomon raised a levy [of forced labor] out of all Israel; and the levy was 30,000 men.

Bible in Basic English

Then King Solomon got together men for the forced work through all Israel, thirty thousand men in number;

Darby Translation

And king Solomon raised a levy out of all Israel; and the levy was thirty thousand men.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And king Solomon raised a levy out of all Israel, and the levy was thirty thousand men,

Julia Smith Translation

And king Solomon will bring up a tribute from all Israel; and the tribute will be thirty thousand men.

King James 2000

And king Solomon raised forced labor out of all Israel; and the forced labor was thirty thousand men.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then King Solomon conscripted a forced labor from all Israel, and the forced labor [numbered] thirty thousand men.

Modern King James verseion

And King Solomon raised a levy out of all Israel. And the labor force was thirty thousand men.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And king Solomon raised a tribute throughout all Israel. And the tribute was thirty thousand men,

NET Bible

King Solomon conscripted work crews from throughout Israel, 30,000 men in all.

New Heart English Bible

King Solomon raised a levy out of all Israel; and the levy was thirty thousand men.

New simplified Bible

King Solomon drafted thirty thousand men as forced labor from all over Israel.

The Emphasized Bible

And King Solomon raised a labour-band, out of all Israel, - and it came to pass that, the labour-band, was thirty thousand men.

Webster

And king Solomon raised a levy out of all Israel; and the levy was thirty thousand men.

World English Bible

King Solomon raised a levy out of all Israel; and the levy was thirty thousand men.

Youngs Literal Translation

And king Solomon lifteth up a tribute out of all Israel, and the tribute is thirty thousand men,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

שׁלמה 
Sh@lomoh 
Usage: 293

עלה 
`alah 
up , offer , come , bring , ascend , go , chew , offering , light , increase , burn , depart , put , spring , raised , arose , break , exalted ,
Usage: 890

a levy
מס מס 
Mac 
Usage: 23

ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

and the levy
מס מס 
Mac 
Usage: 23

שׁלשׁים שׁלושׁים 
Sh@lowshiym 
Usage: 172

אלף 
'eleph 
Usage: 504

Context Readings

Solomon's Wisdom: Architecture

12 The LORD gave wisdom to Solomon, just as He promised him; and there was peace between Hiram and Solomon, and the two of them made a covenant. 13 Now King Solomon levied forced laborers from all Israel; and the forced laborers numbered 30,000 men. 14 He sent them to Lebanon, 10,000 a month in relays; they were in Lebanon a month and two months at home. And Adoniram was over the forced laborers.



Cross References

1 Kings 9:15

Now this is the account of the forced labor which King Solomon levied to build the house of the LORD, his own house, the Millo, the wall of Jerusalem, Hazor, Megiddo, and Gezer.

1 Kings 4:6

and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the men subject to forced labor.

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