Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Then he made a porch for the throne where he might judge, even the porch of judgment: and it was covered with cedar from one side of the floor to the other.

New American Standard Bible

He made the hall of the throne where he was to judge, the hall of judgment, and it was paneled with cedar from floor to floor.

King James Version

Then he made a porch for the throne where he might judge, even the porch of judgment: and it was covered with cedar from one side of the floor to the other.

Holman Bible

He made the Hall of the Throne where he would judge—the Hall of Judgment. It was paneled with cedar from the floor to the rafters.

International Standard Version

He constructed the Judgment Hall for the throne room where he would be ruling, paneling it with cedar from floor to ceiling.

A Conservative Version

And he made the porch of the throne where he was to judge, even the porch of judgment. And it was covered with cedar from floor to floor.

American Standard Version

And he made the porch of the throne where he was to judge, even the porch of judgment: and it was covered with cedar from floor to floor.

Amplified

He made the porch for the throne where he was to judge, the Porch of Judgment; it was covered with cedar from floor to ceiling.

Bible in Basic English

Then he made a covered room for his high seat when he gave decisions; this was the covered room of judging; it was covered with cedar-wood from floor to roof.

Darby Translation

And he made the porch for the throne where he judged, the porch of judgment; and it was covered with cedar from floor to floor.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then he made a porch for the throne where he was to judge, even the porch of judgment; and it was covered with cedar from one side of the floor to the other.

Julia Smith Translation

And a porch of the throne upon which he will judge there, a porch of judgment he made: and it was covered with cedar from the bottom even to the bottom.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He made the hall of the throne where he [would] pronounce judgment, the hall of justice, and [it was] covered with cedar from the floor to the rafters.

Modern King James verseion

And he made a porch of the throne where he judged, the porch of judgment. And it was covered with cedar from floor to floor.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then he made a porch to sit and judge in, sealed with Cedar throughout all the pavements. And his own house where he kept residence, in another court without that porch, was of the same work.

NET Bible

He also made a throne room, called "The Hall of Judgment," where he made judicial decisions. It was paneled with cedar from the floor to the rafters.

New Heart English Bible

He made the porch of the throne where he was to judge, even the porch of judgment: and it was covered with cedar from floor to floor.

The Emphasized Bible

And, a porch for the throne, where he should judge, even the porch of judgment, made he, and it was wainscotted with cedar, from floor to ceiling.

Webster

Then he made a porch for the throne where he might judge, even the porch of judgment: and it was covered with cedar from one side of the floor to the other.

World English Bible

He made the porch of the throne where he was to judge, even the porch of judgment: and it was covered with cedar from floor to floor.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the porch of the throne where he judgeth -- the porch of judgment -- he hath made, and it is covered with cedar from the floor unto the floor.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
a porch
אלם אוּלם 
'uwlam 
Usage: 34

for the throne
כּסּה כּסּא 
Kicce' 
Usage: 135

שׁפט 
Shaphat 
Usage: 203

even the porch
אלם אוּלם 
'uwlam 
Usage: 34

and it was covered
ספן 
Caphan 
Usage: 6

with cedar
ארז 
'erez 
Usage: 73

from one side of the floor
קרקע 
Qarqa` 
Usage: 8

Context Readings

Solomon Continues To Build

6 And he made a porch of pillars; the length of it was fifty cubits, and the breadth of it thirty cubits: and the porch was in front of them: and the other pillars and the thick beam were in front of them. 7 Then he made a porch for the throne where he might judge, even the porch of judgment: and it was covered with cedar from one side of the floor to the other. 8 And his house where he dwelt had another court inside the porch, which was of like workmanship. Solomon made also a house for Pharaoh's daughter, whom he had taken as his wife, like unto this porch.


Cross References

Psalm 122:5

For there are set thrones of judgment, the thrones of the house of David.

Proverbs 20:8

A king that sits in the throne of judgment scatters away all evil with his eyes.

1 Kings 3:9

Give therefore your servant an understanding heart to judge your people, that I may discern between good and bad: for who is able to judge this your so great a people?

1 Kings 3:28

And all Israel heard of the judgment which the king had judged; and they feared the king: for they saw that the wisdom of God was in him, to do justice.

1 Kings 6:3

And the porch in front of the temple of the house, twenty cubits was the length thereof, according to the breadth of the house; and ten cubits was the breadth thereof in front of the house.

1 Kings 6:15-16

And he built the walls of the house inside with boards of cedar, both the floor of the house, and the walls of the ceiling: and he covered them on the inside with wood, and covered the floor of the house with planks of fir.

1 Kings 10:18-20

Moreover the king made a great throne of ivory, and overlaid it with the best gold.

Isaiah 9:7

Of the increase of his government and peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom, to order it, and to establish it with justice and with righteousness from this time forth even forever. The zeal of the LORD of hosts will perform this.

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