Parallel Verses

World English Bible

Solomon had seventy thousand who bore burdens, and eighty thousand who were stone cutters in the mountains;

New American Standard Bible

Now Solomon had 70,000 transporters, and 80,000 hewers of stone in the mountains,

King James Version

And Solomon had threescore and ten thousand that bare burdens, and fourscore thousand hewers in the mountains;

Holman Bible

Solomon had 70,000 porters and 80,000 stonecutters in the mountains,

International Standard Version

Solomon also employed 70,000 heavy-lift workers and 80,000 stonecutters in the hill country.

A Conservative Version

And Solomon had seventy thousand who bore burdens, and eighty thousand who were hewers in the mountains,

American Standard Version

And Solomon had threescore and ten thousand that bare burdens, and fourscore thousand that were hewers in the mountains;

Amplified

And Solomon had 70,000 burden bearers and 80,000 hewers [of stone] in the hill country of Judah,

Bible in Basic English

Then he had seventy thousand for the work of transport, and eighty thousand stone-cutters in the mountains;

Darby Translation

And Solomon had seventy thousand that bore burdens, and eighty thousand stone-masons in the mountains;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Solomon had seventy thousand that bore burdens and eighty thousand hewers in the mountains;

Julia Smith Translation

And there will be to Solomon seventy thousand lifting up a burden, and eighty thousand hewing in the mountain.

King James 2000

And Solomon had threescore and ten thousand that bore burdens, and fourscore thousand quarried stone in the mountains;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Solomon had seventy thousand {common laborers} and eighty thousand stone craftsmen in the hill country.

Modern King James verseion

And Solomon had seventy thousand who bore burdens, and eighty thousand woodcutters in the mountains,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Solomon had three score and ten thousand that bare burdens, and three score and ten thousand that hewed in the mountains

NET Bible

Solomon also had 70,000 common laborers and 80,000 stonecutters in the hills,

New Heart English Bible

Solomon had seventy thousand who bore burdens, and eighty thousand who were stone cutters in the mountains;

The Emphasized Bible

And it came to pass that, Solomon, had seventy thousand bearers of burdens, - and eighty thousand hewers in the mountain;

Webster

And Solomon had seventy thousand that bore burdens, and eighty thousand hewers in the mountains;

Youngs Literal Translation

And king Solomon hath seventy thousand bearing burdens, and eighty thousand hewing in the mountain,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁלמה 
Sh@lomoh 
Usage: 293

שׁבעים 
Shib`iym 
Usage: 91

אלף 
'eleph 
אלף 
'eleph 
Usage: 504
Usage: 504

נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

סבּל 
Cabbal 
Usage: 5

and fourscore
שׁמונים שׁמנים 
Sh@moniym 
Usage: 38

חצב חצב 
Chatsab 
Usage: 25

References

Context Readings

Solomon's Wisdom: Architecture

14 He sent them to Lebanon, ten thousand a month by courses; a month they were in Lebanon, and two months at home; and Adoniram was over the men subject to forced labor. 15 Solomon had seventy thousand who bore burdens, and eighty thousand who were stone cutters in the mountains; 16 besides Solomon's chief officers who were over the work, three thousand and three hundred, who bore rule over the people who labored in the work.



Cross References

1 Kings 9:20-22

As for all the people who were left of the Amorites, the Hittites, the Perizzites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites, who were not of the children of Israel;

2 Chronicles 2:17-18

Solomon numbered all the foreigners who were in the land of Israel, after the numbering with which David his father had numbered them; and they were found one hundred fifty-three thousand six hundred.

2 Chronicles 8:7-9

As for all the people who were left of the Hittites, and the Amorites, and the Perizzites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites, who were not of Israel;

Ezra 2:58

All the Nethinim, and the children of Solomon's servants, were three hundred ninety-two.

Nehemiah 7:57

The children of Solomon's servants: the children of Sotai, the children of Sophereth, the children of Perida,

Nehemiah 7:60

All the Nethinim, and the children of Solomon's servants, were three hundred ninety-two.

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