Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Twelve lions were standing there on the six steps on the one side and on the other; nothing like it was made for any other kingdom.

King James Version

And twelve lions stood there on the one side and on the other upon the six steps: there was not the like made in any kingdom.

Holman Bible

Twelve lions were standing there on the six steps, one at each end. Nothing like it had ever been made in any other kingdom.

International Standard Version

Twelve lions were placed on both sides of the six steps leading to the throne, and nothing comparable was made for any other kingdoms.

A Conservative Version

And twelve lions stood there on the one side and on the other upon the six steps. There was not the like made in any kingdom.

American Standard Version

And twelve lions stood there on the one side and on the other upon the six steps: there was not the like made in any kingdom.

Amplified

Twelve lions stood there, one on either end of each of the six steps; there was nothing like it ever made in any kingdom.

Bible in Basic English

And twelve lions were placed on the one side and on the other side on the six steps: there was nothing like it in any kingdom.

Darby Translation

and twelve lions stood there on the one side and on the other upon the six steps: there was not the like made in any kingdom.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And twelve lions stood there on the one side and on the other upon the six steps; there was not the like made in any other kingdom.

Julia Smith Translation

And twelve lions standing there upon the six steps, hence and thence: there was not made thus to all the kingdoms.

King James 2000

And twelve lions stood there on the one side and on the other upon the six steps: there was not the like of it made in any kingdom.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Twelve lions [were] standing there, six on each of the six steps {on either side}; nothing like this was made for any of the kingdoms.

Modern King James verseion

and two lions were standing on the six steps, on this and on that side. There was not the like made in any kingdom.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And there stood twelve lions on the steps, six on a side. There was none like seen in any kingdom.

NET Bible

There were twelve statues of lions on the six steps, one lion at each end of each step. There was nothing like it in any other kingdom.

New Heart English Bible

Twelve lions stood there on the one side and on the other on the six steps: there was nothing like it made in any kingdom.

The Emphasized Bible

and, twelve lions, were standing there, upon the six steps, on this side and on that, - there had never been made the like, for any of the kingdoms.

Webster

And twelve lions stood there on the one side and on the other upon the six steps: there was not the like made in any kingdom.

World English Bible

Twelve lions stood there on the one side and on the other on the six steps: there was nothing like it made in any kingdom.

Youngs Literal Translation

and twelve lions are standing there on the six steps, on this side and on that; it hath not been made so for any kingdom.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

אריה ארי 
'ariy 
Usage: 80

there on the one side and on the other upon the six
שׁשּׁה שׁשׁ 
Shesh 
Usage: 215

מעלה 
Ma`alah 
degree, steps, stairs, dial, by, come, stories, go up
Usage: 46

Context Readings

Solomon's Wealth

19 There were six steps to the throne and a round top to the throne at its rear, and arms on each side of the seat, and two lions standing beside the arms. 20 Twelve lions were standing there on the six steps on the one side and on the other; nothing like it was made for any other kingdom. 21 All King Solomon's drinking vessels were of gold, and all the vessels of the house of the forest of Lebanon were of pure gold. None was of silver; it was not considered valuable in the days of Solomon.



Cross References

Genesis 49:9

"Judah is a lion's whelp; From the prey, my son, you have gone up He couches, he lies down as a lion, And as a lion, who dares rouse him up?

Numbers 23:24

"Behold, a people rises like a lioness, And as a lion it lifts itself; It will not lie down until it devours the prey, And drinks the blood of the slain."

Numbers 24:9

"He crouches, he lies down as a lion, And as a lion, who dares rouse him? Blessed is everyone who blesses you, And cursed is everyone who curses you."

Revelation 5:5

and one of the elders said to me, "Stop weeping; behold, the Lion that is from the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, has overcome so as to open the book and its seven seals."

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