Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

And thou shall set in it settings of stones, four rows of stones: a row of sardius, topaz, and carbuncle shall be the first row,

New American Standard Bible

You shall mount on it four rows of stones; the first row shall be a row of ruby, topaz and emerald;

King James Version

And thou shalt set in it settings of stones, even four rows of stones: the first row shall be a sardius, a topaz, and a carbuncle: this shall be the first row.

Holman Bible

Place a setting of gemstones on it, four rows of stones:

The first row should be
a row of carnelian, topaz, and emerald;

International Standard Version

You are to mount on it a setting for four rows of stones. The first row is to contain carnelian, topaz, and emerald;

American Standard Version

And thou shalt set in it settings of stones, four rows of stones: a row of sardius, topaz, and carbuncle shall be the first row;

Amplified

You shall mount on it four rows of stones: the first row shall be a row of ruby, topaz, and emerald;

Bible in Basic English

And on it you are to put four lines of jewels; the first line is to be a cornelian, a chrysolite, and an emerald;

Darby Translation

And thou shalt set in it settings of stones four rows of stones: one row, a sardoin, a topaz, and an emerald the first row;

Julia Smith Translation

And fill in it a filling of stone, four rows of stone: the row, a ruby, topaz, and emerald, the one row.

King James 2000

And you shall set in it settings of stones, even four rows of stones: the first row shall be a sardius, a topaz, and a carbuncle: this shall be the first row.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And you will fill it [with] stone mounting, four rows [of] stone, a row of carnelian, topaz, and emerald [is] the first row;

Modern King James verseion

And you shall set in it settings of stones, four rows of stones. The first row shall be a ruby, topaz, and carbuncle in the row.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And thou shalt fill it with four rows of stones. In the first row shall be a Sardius, a Topaz and Smaragdus.

NET Bible

You are to set in it a setting for stones, four rows of stones, a row with a ruby, a topaz, and a beryl -- the first row;

New Heart English Bible

You shall set in it settings of stones, four rows of stones: a row of ruby, topaz, and beryl shall be the first row;

The Emphasized Bible

And thou shalt set therein a setting of stones, four rows of stones, - one row - a sardius, a topaz and an emerald, the first row;

Webster

And thou shalt set in it settings of stones, even four rows of stones: the first row shall be a sardius, a topaz, and a carbuncle: this shall be the first row.

World English Bible

You shall set in it settings of stones, four rows of stones: a row of ruby, topaz, and beryl shall be the first row;

Youngs Literal Translation

And thou hast set in it settings of stone, four rows of stone; a row of sardius, topaz, and carbuncle is the first row;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And thou shalt set
מלא מלא 
Male' 
Usage: 251

in it settings
מלּאה 
Millu'ah 
Usage: 3

ארבּעה ארבּע 
'arba` 
Usage: 318

טוּר 
Tuwr 
row
Usage: 26

the first row
טוּר 
Tuwr 
row
Usage: 26

shall be a sardius
אדם 
'odem 
Usage: 3

a topaz
פּטדה 
Pitdah 
Usage: 4

and a carbuncle
בּרקת בּרקת 
Bareqeth 
Usage: 3

this shall be the first
אחד 
'echad 
Usage: 432

Context Readings

The Breastpiece

16 It shall be foursquare [and] double, a span shall be the length of it, and a span the breadth of it. 17 And thou shall set in it settings of stones, four rows of stones: a row of sardius, topaz, and carbuncle shall be the first row, 18 and the second row an emerald, a sapphire, and a diamond,


Cross References

Ezekiel 28:13

Thou were in Eden, the garden of God. Every precious stone was thy covering, the sardius, the topaz, and the diamond, the beryl, the onyx, and the jasper, the sapphire, the emerald, and the carbuncle, and gold. The workmanship of t

Exodus 28:9

And thou shall take two onyx stones, and engrave on them the names of the sons of Israel:

Exodus 28:11

With the work of an engraver in stone, like the engravings of a signet, thou shall engrave the two stones, according to the names of the sons of Israel. Thou shall make them to be enclosed in settings of gold.

Exodus 39:10-21

And they set four rows of stones in it. A row of sardius, topaz, and carbuncle was the first row,

Job 28:18-19

No mention shall be made of coral or of crystal. Yea, the price of wisdom is above rubies.

Proverbs 3:15

She is more precious than rubies, and none of the things thou can desire are to be compared to her.

Proverbs 8:11

For wisdom is better than rubies, and all the things that may be desired are not to be compared to it.

Proverbs 20:15

There is gold, and abundance of rubies, but the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel.

Proverbs 31:10

A worthy woman who can find? For her price is far above rubies.

Isaiah 54:11-12

O thou afflicted, tossed with tempest, and not comforted, behold, I will set thy stones in fair colors, and lay thy foundations with sapphires.

Lamentations 4:7

Her ranking men were purer than snow. They were whiter than milk. They were more ruddy in body than rubies. Their polishing was as of sapphire.

Malachi 3:17

And they shall be mine, says LORD of hosts, my own possession, in the day that I make. And I will spare them, as a man spares his own son who serves him.

Revelation 21:19-21

And the foundations of the wall of the city adorned with every precious stone. The first foundation was jasper, the second, sapphire, the third, chalcedony, the fourth, emerald,

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