Parallel Verses

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.

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;

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;

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,

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 Foursquare it shall be being doubled; a span shall be the length thereof, and a span shall be the breadth thereof. 17 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. 18 And the second row shall be an emerald, a sapphire, and a diamond.


Cross References

Ezekiel 28:13

Thou hast been in Eden the garden of God; every precious stone was thy covering, the sardius, topaz, and the diamond, the beryl, the onyx, and the jasper, the sapphire, the emerald, and the carbuncle, and gold: the workmanship of thy tabrets and of thy pipes was prepared in thee in the day that thou wast created.

Exodus 28:9

And thou shalt take two onyx stones, and grave on them the names of the children of Israel:

Exodus 28:11

With the work of an engraver in stone, like the engravings of a signet, shalt thou engrave the two stones with the names of the children of Israel: thou shalt make them to be set in ouches of gold.

Exodus 39:10-21

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

Job 28:18-19

No mention shall be made of coral, or of pearls: for the price of wisdom is above rubies.

Proverbs 3:15

She is more precious than rubies: and all the things thou canst desire are not to be compared unto 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 a multitude of rubies: but the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel.

Proverbs 31:10

Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.

Isaiah 54:11-12

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

Lamentations 4:7

Her Nazarites were purer than snow, they were whiter than milk, they were more ruddy in body than rubies, their polishing was of sapphire:

Malachi 3:17

And they shall be mine, saith the LORD of hosts, in that day when I make up my jewels; and I will spare them, as a man spareth his own son that serveth him.

Revelation 21:19-21

And the foundations of the wall of the city were garnished with all manner of precious stones. The first foundation was jasper; the second, sapphire; the third, a chalcedony; the fourth, an emerald;

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