Exodus 25:34
New International Version
And on the lampstand there are to be four cups shaped like almond flowers with buds and blossoms.

New Living Translation
Craft the center stem of the lampstand with four lamp cups shaped like almond blossoms, complete with buds and petals.

English Standard Version
And on the lampstand itself there shall be four cups made like almond blossoms, with their calyxes and flowers,

Berean Study Bible
And on the lampstand there shall be four cups shaped like almond blossoms with buds and petals.

King James Bible
And in the candlestick shall be four bowls made like unto almonds, with their knops and their flowers.

New King James Version
On the lampstand itself four bowls shall be made like almond blossoms, each with its ornamental knob and flower.

New American Standard Bible
and on the lampstand four cups shaped like almond blossoms, its bulbs and its flowers.

NASB 1995
and in the lampstand four cups shaped like almond blossoms, its bulbs and its flowers.

NASB 1977
and in the lampstand four cups shaped like almond blossoms, its bulbs and its flowers.

Amplified Bible
and in the [center shaft of the] lampstand [you shall make] four cups shaped like almond blossoms, with their calyxes and their flowers.

Christian Standard Bible
There are to be four cups shaped like almond blossoms on the lampstand shaft along with its buds and petals.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
There are to be four cups shaped like almond blossoms on the lampstand shaft along with its calyxes and petals.

American Standard Version
and in the candlestick four cups made like almond-blossoms, the knops thereof, and the flowers thereof;

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And on the Menorah shall be four bowls and apples and lilies.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
and in the candlestick four bowls fashioned like almonds, in each branch knops and the flowers of the same.

Contemporary English Version
and four on the stem.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And in the candlestick itself shall be four cups in the manner of a nut, and at every one, bowls and lilies.

English Revised Version
and in the candlestick four cups made like almond-blossoms, the knops thereof, and the flowers thereof:

Good News Translation
The shaft of the lampstand is to have four decorative flowers shaped like almond blossoms with buds and petals.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The lamp stand itself is to have four flower cups shaped like almond blossoms, with buds and petals.

International Standard Version
"On the lamp stand itself there are to be four cups shaped like almond blossoms with their calyxes and flowers.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And in the candlestick four cups made like almond-blossoms, the knops thereof, and the flowers thereof.

Literal Standard Version
And in the lampstand [are] four calyxes made like almonds, its knobs and its flowers;

NET Bible
On the lampstand there are to be four cups shaped like almond flowers with buds and blossoms,

New Heart English Bible
and in the lampstand four cups made like almond blossoms, its buds and its flowers;

World English Bible
and in the lampstand four cups made like almond blossoms, its buds and its flowers;

Young's Literal Translation
And in the candlestick are four calyxes made like almonds, its knops and its flowers;

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Golden Lampstand
33There are to be three cups shaped like almond blossoms on the first branch, each with buds and petals, three on the next branch, and the same for all six branches that extend from the lampstand. 34And on the lampstand there shall be four cups shaped like almond blossoms with buds and petals. 35For the six branches that extend from the lampstand, a bud must be under the first pair of branches, a bud under the second pair, and a bud under the third pair.…

Cross References
Matthew 5:15
Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a basket. Instead, they set it on a stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house.

Exodus 25:31
Then you are to make a lampstand of pure, hammered gold. It shall be made of one piece, including its base and shaft, its cups, and its buds and petals.

Exodus 37:20
And on the lampstand were four cups shaped like almond blossoms with buds and petals.


Treasury of Scripture

And in the candlesticks shall be four bowls made like to almonds, with their knops and their flowers.

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(34) In the candlestick.--By "the candlestick" in this place must be meant the central shaft or stem, which is viewed as that whereto all the rest is accessory. Here the triple series was to be repeated four times.

Verse 34. - In the candlestick: i.e., in the central shaft or stem, which is viewed as "the candlestick" par excellence. Here were to be twelve ornaments, the series of cup, pomegranate, and lily being repeated four times, once in connection with each pair of branches, and a fourth time at the summit.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And on the lampstand
וּבַמְּנֹרָ֖ה (ū·ḇam·mə·nō·rāh)
Conjunctive waw, Preposition-b, Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 4501: A chandelier

there shall be four
אַרְבָּעָ֣ה (’ar·bā·‘āh)
Number - masculine singular
Strong's 702: Four

cups
גְבִעִ֑ים (ḡə·ḇi·‘îm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 1375: A goblet, the calyx of a, flower

shaped like almond blossoms
מְשֻׁקָּדִ֔ים (mə·šuq·qā·ḏîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 8246: To be shaped like almonds

with buds
כַּפְתֹּרֶ֖יהָ (kap̄·tō·re·hā)
Noun - masculine plural construct | third person feminine singular
Strong's 3730: Capital, knob, bulb

and petals.
וּפְרָחֶֽיהָ׃ (ū·p̄ə·rā·ḥe·hā)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural construct | third person feminine singular
Strong's 6525: A calyx, bloom


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