Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

“They are to make an ark of acacia wood, 45 inches long, 27 inches wide, and 27 inches high.

New American Standard Bible

"They shall construct an ark of acacia wood two and a half cubits long, and one and a half cubits wide, and one and a half cubits high.

King James Version

And they shall make an ark of shittim wood: two cubits and a half shall be the length thereof, and a cubit and a half the breadth thereof, and a cubit and a half the height thereof.

International Standard Version

"They are to make an ark of acacia wood, two and a half cubits long, one and a half cubits wide, and one and a half cubits high.

A Conservative Version

And they shall make an ark of acacia wood. Two cubits and a half shall be the length of it, and a cubit and a half the breadth of it, and a cubit and a half the height of it.

American Standard Version

And they shall make an ark of acacia wood: two cubits and a half shall be the length thereof, and a cubit and a half the breadth thereof, and a cubit and a half the height thereof.

Amplified

They shall make an ark of acacia wood: two and a half cubits long, a cubit and a half wide, and a cubit and a half high.

Bible in Basic English

And they are to make an ark of hard wood; two and a half cubits long, and a cubit and a half wide and high.

Darby Translation

And they shall make an ark of acacia-wood; two cubits and a half the length thereof, and a cubit and a half the breadth thereof, and a cubit and a half the height thereof.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And they shall make an ark of cedar wood; two cubits and a half shall be its length, and a cubit and a half its breadth, and a cubit and a half its height.

Julia Smith Translation

And make ye an ark of acacia wood: two cubits and a half its length, a cubit and a half its breadth, and a cubit and a half its height

King James 2000

And they shall make an ark of acacia wood: two cubits and a half shall be the length of it, and a cubit and a half the breadth of it, and a cubit and a half the height of it.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"And they will make an ark of acacia wood, two and a half cubits its length and a cubit and a half its width and a cubit and a half its height.

Modern King James verseion

And they shall make an ark of acacia-wood. Two and a half cubits long and a cubit and a half wide and a cubit and a half high.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they shall make an ark of sethim-wood; two cubits and a half long, a cubit and a half broad, and a cubit and a half high.

NET Bible

"They are to make an ark of acacia wood -- its length is to be three feet nine inches, its width two feet three inches, and its height two feet three inches.

New Heart English Bible

"They shall make an ark of acacia wood. Its length shall be two and a half cubits, its breadth a cubit and a half, and a cubit and a half its height.

The Emphasized Bible

And they shall make an ark of acacia wood,-two cubits and a half, the length thereof and, a cubit and a half, the breadth thereof, and, a cubit and a half, the height thereof.

Webster

And they shall make an ark of shittim wood: two cubits and a half shall be its length, and a cubit and a half its breadth, and a cubit and a half its hight.

World English Bible

"They shall make an ark of acacia wood. Its length shall be two and a half cubits, its breadth a cubit and a half, and a cubit and a half its height.

Youngs Literal Translation

'And they have made an ark of shittim wood; two cubits and a half its length, and a cubit and a half its breadth, and a cubit and a half its height;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
an ark
ארן ארון 
'arown 
Usage: 202

of shittim
שׁטּים שׁטּה 
Shittah 
Usage: 28

אמּה 
'ammah 
Usage: 245

and a half
חצי 
Chetsiy 
חצי 
Chetsiy 
חצי 
Chetsiy 
Usage: 125
Usage: 125
Usage: 125

shall be the length
ארך 
'orek 
length, long, ever, as long as, high
Usage: 95

thereof, and a cubit
אמּה 
'ammah 
אמּה 
'ammah 
Usage: 245
Usage: 245

the breadth
רחב 
Rochab 
Usage: 101

the height
קומה 
Qowmah 
Usage: 45

References

Context Readings

Instructions For Making The Ark Of The Covenant

9 You must make it according to all that I show you—the pattern of the tabernacle as well as the pattern of all its furnishings. 10 “They are to make an ark of acacia wood, 45 inches long, 27 inches wide, and 27 inches high. 11 Overlay it with pure gold; overlay it both inside and out. Also make a gold molding all around it.


Cross References

Hebrews 9:4

It contained the gold altar of incense and the ark of the covenant, covered with gold on all sides, in which there was a gold jar containing the manna, Aaron’s staff that budded, and the tablets of the covenant.

Exodus 37:1-3

Bezalel made the ark of acacia wood, 45 inches long, 27 inches wide, and 27 inches high.

Deuteronomy 10:1-3

“The Lord said to me at that time, ‘Cut two stone tablets like the first ones and come to Me on the mountain and make a wooden ark.

2 Chronicles 8:11

Solomon brought the daughter of Pharaoh from the city of David to the house he had built for her, for he said, “My wife must not live in the house of David king of Israel because the places the ark of the Lord has come into are holy.”

Revelation 11:19

God’s sanctuary in heaven was opened, and the ark of His covenant appeared in His sanctuary. There were flashes of lightning, rumblings of thunder, an earthquake, and severe hail.

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