Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And he made the breastplate of skillful work, like the work of the ephod; of gold, blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen.

New American Standard Bible

He made the breastpiece, the work of a skillful workman, like the workmanship of the ephod: of gold and of blue and purple and scarlet material and fine twisted linen.

King James Version

And he made the breastplate of cunning work, like the work of the ephod; of gold, blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen.

Holman Bible

He also made the embroidered breastpiece with the same workmanship as the ephod of gold, of blue, purple, and scarlet yarn, and of finely spun linen.

International Standard Version

He made a breast piece, skillfully worked, like the work of the ephod: of gold, blue, purple, and scarlet material and fine woven linen.

A Conservative Version

And he made the breastplate, the work of the skilful workman, like the work of the ephod, of gold, of blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen.

American Standard Version

And he made the breastplate, the work of the skilful workman, like the work of the ephod; of gold, of blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen.

Amplified

And [Bezalel] made the breastplate skillfully, like the work of the ephod, of gold, blue, purple, and scarlet [stuff], and fine twined linen.

Bible in Basic English

The priest's bag was designed like the ephod, of the best linen worked with gold and blue and purple and red.

Darby Translation

And he made the breastplate of artistic work, like the work of the ephod, of gold, blue, and purple, and scarlet, and twined byssus.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

He also made the pectoral of cunning work, like the work of the ephod of gold, blue, purple, scarlet, and fine twined linen.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will make the breast-plate a skilful work, as the work of the ephod; gold, cerulean purple, and red purple, and double scarlet, and twisted byssus.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he made the breast piece, [the] work of a skilled craftsman, like [the] work of [the] ephod, [of] gold, blue, and purple and crimson [yarns], and finely twisted linen.

Modern King James verseion

And he made the breast-pocket a work of an artisan, like the work of the ephod, of gold, blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined bleached linen;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they made the breastlap of cunning work, after the work of the ephod: even of gold, jacinth, scarlet, purple and twined bysse.

NET Bible

He made the breastpiece, the work of an artistic designer, in the same fashion as the ephod, of gold, blue, purple, and scarlet, and fine twisted linen.

New Heart English Bible

He made the breastplate, the work of a skillful workman, like the work of the ephod; of gold, of blue, purple, scarlet, and fine twined linen.

The Emphasized Bible

And he made the breastpiece the work of a skilful weaver like the work of the ephod, - of gold blue and purple and crimson, and fine twined linen.

Webster

And he made the breast-plate of curious work, like the work of the ephod; of gold, blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen.

World English Bible

He made the breastplate, the work of a skillful workman, like the work of the ephod; of gold, of blue, purple, scarlet, and fine twined linen.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he maketh the breastplate, work of a designer, like the work of the ephod, of gold, blue, and purple, and scarlet, and twined linen;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חשׁן 
Choshen 
Usage: 25

מעשׂה 
Ma`aseh 
Usage: 234

like the work
מעשׂה 
Ma`aseh 
Usage: 234

of the ephod
אפד אפוד 
'ephowd 
Usage: 49

of gold
זהב 
Zahab 
Usage: 390

תּכלת 
T@keleth 
Usage: 49

and purple
ארגּמן 
'argaman 
Usage: 38

and scarlet
שׁני 
Shaniy 
Usage: 42

and fine twined
שׁזר 
Shazar 
Usage: 21

Context Readings

Making Garments For Priests

7 And he put them on the shoulders of the ephod, that they should be stones for a memorial to the children of Israel; as the LORD commanded Moses. 8 And he made the breastplate of skillful work, like the work of the ephod; of gold, blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen. 9 It was foursquare; they made the breastplate double: a span was the length of it, and a span the breadth of it, being doubled.



Cross References

Exodus 25:7

Onyx stones, and stones to be set in the ephod, and in the breastplate.

Exodus 28:4

And these are the garments which they shall make; a breastplate, and an ephod, and a robe, and an embroidered coat, a turban, and a band: and they shall make holy garments for Aaron your brother, and his sons, that he may minister unto me in the priest's office.

Exodus 28:13-29

And you shall make settings of gold;

Leviticus 8:8-9

And he put the breastplate upon him: also he put in the breastplate the Urim and the Thummim.

Psalm 89:28

My mercy will I keep for him forevermore, and my covenant shall stand fast with him.

Isaiah 59:17

For he put on righteousness as a breastplate, and a helmet of salvation upon his head; and he put on the garments of vengeance for clothing, and was clad with zeal as a cloak.

Ephesians 6:14

Stand therefore, having your loins girded about with truth, and having on the breastplate of righteousness;

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