Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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

References

Context Readings

Solomon's Wealth

19 Six steps [led up] to the throne, and [there was] a circular top to the throne behind it, and armrests were {on each side of the seat}, with two lions standing beside the armrests. 20 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. 21 All of the drinking vessels of King Solomon [were] gold, and all the vessels for the House of the Forest of Lebanon were pure gold. There was no silver; [it was] not considered as something valuable in the days of Solomon.



Cross References

Genesis 49:9

Judah [is] a lion's cub. From the prey, my son, you have gone up. He bowed down; he crouched like a lion and as a lioness. Who shall rouse him?

Numbers 23:24

Look! [the] people will rise like the lion; he raises himself and will not lie down until he eats [the] prey and drinks the blood of the slain."

Numbers 24:9

He crouches, he lies down like a lion, and like a lioness, who will rouse him? [They who] bless you will be blessed, and [they who] curse you will be cursed."

Revelation 5:5

And one of the elders said to me, "Do not weep! Behold, the lion of the tribe of Judah, the root of David, has conquered, so that he can open the scroll and its seven seals.

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