Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

to prepare timber in abundance for me, for the house which I am about to build will be great and wonderful.

King James Version

Even to prepare me timber in abundance: for the house which I am about to build shall be wonderful great.

Holman Bible

to prepare logs for me in abundance because the temple I am building will be great and wonderful.

International Standard Version

to prepare an abundant amount of timber for me, because the Temple that I'm building is to be great and awesome.

A Conservative Version

even to prepare for me timber in abundance. For the house which I am about to build shall be great and wonderful.

American Standard Version

even to prepare me timber in abundance; for the house which I am about to build shall be great and wonderful.

Amplified

To prepare for me timber in abundance, for the house I am about to build shall be great and wonderful.

Bible in Basic English

To get trees for me in great numbers, for the house which I am building is to be great and a wonder.

Darby Translation

even to prepare me timber in abundance: for the house that I build shall be great and wonderful.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

to prepare me timber in abundance, for the house which I am about to build shall be great and wonderful.

Julia Smith Translation

And to prepare for me woods for multitude: for the house that I build is great and wonderful.

King James 2000

Even to prepare me timber in abundance: for the house which I am about to build shall be wonderfully great.

Lexham Expanded Bible

to prepare trees in abundance for me, for the house that I am building [will be] great and wonderful.

Modern King James verseion

in order to prepare plenty of timber for me. For the house which I am about to build shall be great and wonderful.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that they may prepare me timber enough. For the house which I build is great and wonderful.

NET Bible

to supply me with large quantities of timber, for I am building a great, magnificent temple.

New Heart English Bible

even to prepare me timber in abundance; for the house which I am about to build shall be great and wonderful.

The Emphasized Bible

yea to prepare me timbers in abundance, - for, the house which I am about to build, must be great and most wonderful.

Webster

Even to prepare me timber in abundance: for the house which I am about to build shall be wonderfully great.

World English Bible

even to prepare me timber in abundance; for the house which I am about to build shall be great and wonderful.

Youngs Literal Translation

even to prepare for me trees in abundance, for the house that I am building is great and wonderful.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
me timber
עץ 
`ets 
Usage: 329

for the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

which I am about to build
בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

References

American

Morish

Verse Info

Context Readings

Solomon Petitions The King Of Tyre

8 "Send me also cedar, cypress and algum timber from Lebanon, for I know that your servants know how to cut timber of Lebanon; and indeed my servants will work with your servants, 9 to prepare timber in abundance for me, for the house which I am about to build will be great and wonderful. 10 "Now behold, I will give to your servants, the woodsmen who cut the timber, 20,000 kors of crushed wheat and 20,000 kors of barley, and 20,000 baths of wine and 20,000 baths of oil."


Cross References

1 Kings 9:8

"And this house will become a heap of ruins; everyone who passes by will be astonished and hiss and say, 'Why has the LORD done thus to this land and to this house?'

2 Chronicles 2:5

"The house which I am about to build will be great, for greater is our God than all the gods.

2 Chronicles 7:21

"As for this house, which was exalted, everyone who passes by it will be astonished and say, 'Why has the LORD done thus to this land and to this house?'

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