Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

He fashioned the two pillars of bronze; eighteen cubits was the height of one pillar, and a line of twelve cubits measured the circumference of both.

King James Version

For he cast two pillars of brass, of eighteen cubits high apiece: and a line of twelve cubits did compass either of them about.

Holman Bible

He cast two [hollow] bronze pillars: each 27 feet high and 18 feet in circumference.

International Standard Version

He fashioned two bronze pillars, each one eighteen cubits high, with a circumference of twelve cubits.

A Conservative Version

For he fashioned the two pillars of brass, eighteen cubits high apiece. And a line of twelve cubits encompassed each of them around.

American Standard Version

For he fashioned the two pillars of brass, eighteen cubits high apiece: and a line of twelve cubits compassed either of them about.

Amplified

He fashioned the two pillars of bronze, each eighteen cubits high, and a line of twelve cubits measured its circumference.

Bible in Basic English

He it was who made the two brass pillars; the first pillar was eighteen cubits high, and a line of twelve cubits went round it; and the second was the same.

Darby Translation

And he formed the two pillars of brass; the height of one pillar was eighteen cubits, and a line of twelve cubits encompassed the second pillar.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

He made two pillars of brass, of eighteen cubits high apiece, and a line of twelve cubits did compass each of them about.

Julia Smith Translation

And he formed two pillars of brass, eighteen cubits the height of the one pillar: and a thread of twelve cubits will surround the two pillars.

King James 2000

For he cast two pillars of bronze, of eighteen cubits high apiece: and a line of twelve cubits measured the circumference of each.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He cast the two pillars [out of] bronze; eighteen cubits [was] the height of the first, and a cord of twelve cubits would encircle the second pillar.

Modern King James verseion

For he cast two pillars of bronze, eighteen cubits was the height of the one pillar. And a line of twelve cubits went around the second pillar.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He cast two pillars of brass of eighteen cubits apiece high, and a string of twelve cubits might compass either of them about.

NET Bible

He fashioned two bronze pillars; each pillar was 27 feet high and 18 feet in circumference.

New Heart English Bible

For he fashioned the two pillars of brass, eighteen cubits was the height of one pillar; and a line of twelve cubits measured its circumference, and its thickness hollowed out was four fingers. The second was the same.

The Emphasized Bible

And he cast two pillars of bronze, - eighteen cubits, the height of each pillar, and, a line of twelve cubits, would surround the second pillar.

Webster

For he cast two pillars of brass, each of eighteen cubits high: and a line of twelve cubits did encompass each of them.

World English Bible

For he fashioned the two pillars of brass, eighteen cubits high apiece: and a line of twelve cubits encircled either of them about.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he formeth the two pillars of brass; eighteen cubits is the height of the one pillar, and a cord of twelve cubits doth compass the second pillar.

Interlinear

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

עמּד עמּוּד 
`ammuwd 
Usage: 111

of brass
נחשׁת 
N@chosheth 
Usage: 140

שׁמונה שׁמנה שׁמונה שׁמנה 
Sh@moneh 
Usage: 109

אמּה 
'ammah 
אמּה 
'ammah 
Usage: 245
Usage: 245

קומה 
Qowmah 
Usage: 45

עמּד עמּוּד 
`ammuwd 
Usage: 111

and a line
חוּט 
Chuwt 
Usage: 7

of twelve
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

שׁני 
Sheniy 
Usage: 156

References

Context Readings

Solomon Continues To Build

14 He was a widow's son from the tribe of Naphtali, and his father was a man of Tyre, a worker in bronze; and he was filled with wisdom and understanding and skill for doing any work in bronze So he came to King Solomon and performed all his work. 15 He fashioned the two pillars of bronze; eighteen cubits was the height of one pillar, and a line of twelve cubits measured the circumference of both. 16 He also made two capitals of molten bronze to set on the tops of the pillars; the height of the one capital was five cubits and the height of the other capital was five cubits.



Cross References

Jeremiah 52:21

As for the pillars, the height of each pillar was eighteen cubits, and it was twelve cubits in circumference and four fingers in thickness, and hollow.

1 Kings 7:21

Thus he set up the pillars at the porch of the nave; and he set up the right pillar and named it Jachin, and he set up the left pillar and named it Boaz.

2 Chronicles 3:15-17

He also made two pillars for the front of the house, thirty-five cubits high, and the capital on the top of each was five cubits.

1 Kings 7:41

the two pillars and the two bowls of the capitals which were on the top of the two pillars, and the two networks to cover the two bowls of the capitals which were on the top of the pillars;

2 Kings 25:16-17

The two pillars, the one sea, and the stands which Solomon had made for the house of the LORD--the bronze of all these vessels was beyond weight.

2 Chronicles 4:12-22

the two pillars, the bowls and the two capitals on top of the pillars, and the two networks to cover the two bowls of the capitals which were on top of the pillars,

Jeremiah 52:13

He burned the house of the LORD, the king's house and all the houses of Jerusalem; even every large house he burned with fire.

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