Parallel Verses

Amplified

He built the Upper Gate of the Lord's house and did much building on the wall of Ophel.

New American Standard Bible

He built the upper gate of the house of the LORD, and he built extensively the wall of Ophel.

King James Version

He built the high gate of the house of the LORD, and on the wall of Ophel he built much.

Holman Bible

Jotham built the Upper Gate of the Lord’s temple, and he built extensively on the wall of Ophel.

International Standard Version

Jotham constructed the Upper Gate of the LORD's Temple and did extensive work on the wall of Ophel.

A Conservative Version

He built the upper gate of the house of LORD, and on the wall of Ophel he built much.

American Standard Version

He built the upper gate of the house of Jehovah, and on the wall of Ophel he built much.

Bible in Basic English

He put up the higher doorway of the house of the Lord, and did much building on the wall of the Ophel.

Darby Translation

It was he who built the upper gate of the house of Jehovah, and on the wall of Ophel he built much.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

He built the high gate of the house of the LORD, and on the wall of Ophel he built much.

Julia Smith Translation

He built the gate of the house of Jehovah the highest, and upon the wall of Ophel he built for multitude.

King James 2000

He built the high gate of the house of the LORD, and on the wall of Ophel he built much.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He built the upper gate of the house of Yahweh, and {he did much restoration} on the wall of Ophel.

Modern King James verseion

He built the Upper Gate of the house of Jehovah, and on the wall of Ophel he built much.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He built the high gate of the temple of the LORD, and on the wall Ophel he built much.

NET Bible

He built the Upper Gate to the Lord's temple and did a lot of work on the wall in the area known as Ophel.

New Heart English Bible

He built the Upper Gate of the house of the LORD, and he carried out considerable work on the wall of Ophel.

The Emphasized Bible

He, built the upper gate of the house of Yahweh,-and, on the wall of Ophel, built he extensively.

Webster

He built the high gate of the house of the LORD, and on the wall of Ophel he built much.

World English Bible

He built the upper gate of the house of Yahweh, and on the wall of Ophel he built much.

Youngs Literal Translation

He hath built the upper gate of the house of Jehovah, and in the wall of Ophel he hath built abundantly;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
He built
בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

the high
עליון 
'elyown 
Usage: 53

שׁער 
Sha`ar 
Usage: 374

of the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

of the Lord

Usage: 0

and on the wall
חומה 
Chowmah 
Usage: 133

of Ophel
עפל 
`Ophel 
Usage: 5

he built
בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

References

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Context Readings

The Reign Of Jotham

2 He did right in the sight of the Lord, to the extent of all that his father Uzziah had done. However, he did not invade the temple of the Lord. But the people still did corruptly. 3 He built the Upper Gate of the Lord's house and did much building on the wall of Ophel. 4 Moreover, he built cities in the hill country of Judah, and in the forests he built forts and towers.


Cross References

2 Chronicles 33:14

And he built an outer wall to the City of David west of Gihon in the valley, to the entrance of the Fish Gate, and ran it around Ophel, raising it to a very great height; and he put commanders of the army in all the fortified cities of Judah.

Nehemiah 3:26-27

And the servants of the priests dwelling on Ophel [the hill south of the temple] repaired to opposite the Water Gate on the east and the projecting tower.

2 Chronicles 23:20

And he took the captains of hundreds and the nobles and governors of the people and all the people of the land and brought down the king from the house of the Lord; and they came through the Upper Gate to the king's house and set the king upon the throne of the kingdom.

Jeremiah 20:2

Then Pashhur beat Jeremiah the prophet and put him in the stocks that were at the upper Benjamin Gate by the house of the Lord.

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