Exodus 28:7
New International Version
It is to have two shoulder pieces attached to two of its corners, so it can be fastened.

New Living Translation
It will consist of two pieces, front and back, joined at the shoulders with two shoulder-pieces.

English Standard Version
It shall have two shoulder pieces attached to its two edges, so that it may be joined together.

Berean Study Bible
It shall have two shoulder pieces attached at two of its corners, so it can be fastened.

King James Bible
It shall have the two shoulderpieces thereof joined at the two edges thereof; and so it shall be joined together.

New King James Version
It shall have two shoulder straps joined at its two edges, and so it shall be joined together.

New American Standard Bible
It shall have two shoulder pieces joined to its two ends, so that it may be joined.

NASB 1995
"It shall have two shoulder pieces joined to its two ends, that it may be joined.

NASB 1977
“It shall have two shoulder pieces joined to its two ends, that it may be joined.

Amplified Bible
It is to have two shoulder pieces joined to its two [back and front] ends, so that it may be joined together.

Christian Standard Bible
It must have two shoulder pieces attached to its two edges so that it can be joined together.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
It must have two shoulder pieces attached to its two edges so that it can be joined together.

American Standard Version
It shall have two shoulder-pieces joined to the two ends thereof, that it may be joined together.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Let two shoulders be joined to it on its two sides and it shall join.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
It shall have two shoulder-pieces joined together, fastened on the two sides.

Douay-Rheims Bible
It shall have the two edges joined in the top on both sides, that they may be closed together.

English Revised Version
It shall have two shoulderpieces joined to the two ends thereof; that it may be joined together.

Good News Translation
Two shoulder straps, by which it can be fastened, are to be attached to the sides.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
It will have two shoulder straps attached at the [top] corners so that it can be fastened.

International Standard Version
It is to have two shoulder-pieces attached to its two edges so it can be joined together.

JPS Tanakh 1917
It shall have two shoulder-pieces joined to the two ends thereof, that it may be joined together.

Literal Standard Version
it has two shoulders joining at its two ends, and it is joined.

NET Bible
It is to have two shoulder pieces attached to two of its corners, so it can be joined together.

New Heart English Bible
It shall have two shoulder straps joined to the two ends of it, that it may be joined together.

World English Bible
It shall have two shoulder straps joined to the two ends of it, that it may be joined together.

Young's Literal Translation
it hath two shoulders joining at its two ends, and it is joined.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Ephod
6They are to make the ephod of finely spun linen embroidered with gold, and with blue, purple, and scarlet yarn. 7It shall have two shoulder pieces attached at two of its corners, so it can be fastened. 8And the skillfully woven waistband of the ephod must be of one piece, of the same workmanship—with gold, with blue, purple, and scarlet yarn, and with finely spun linen.…

Cross References
Exodus 28:6
They are to make the ephod of finely spun linen embroidered with gold, and with blue, purple, and scarlet yarn.

Exodus 28:8
And the skillfully woven waistband of the ephod must be of one piece, of the same workmanship--with gold, with blue, purple, and scarlet yarn, and with finely spun linen.

Exodus 28:25
and fasten the other ends of the two chains to the two filigree settings, attaching them to the shoulder pieces of the ephod at the front.

Exodus 39:18
and they fastened the other ends of the two chains to the two filigree settings, attaching them to the shoulder pieces of the ephod at the front.


Treasury of Scripture

It shall have the two shoulder pieces thereof joined at the two edges thereof; and so it shall be joined together.

Exodus 39:4
They made shoulderpieces for it, to couple it together: by the two edges was it coupled together.









(7) The two shoulder pieces thereof.--Rather, two shoulder pieces.

Verse 7. - The two shoulder-pieces thereof, Literally, "Two shoulder-pieces." There is no article, and no possessive pronoun. At the two edges thereof. Literally, "at its two ends." A union of the back and front flaps of the dress by a seam at the top of the shoulder seems to be intended. Female dresses were made in this way among the Greeks, but fastened with a brooch or buckle.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
It shall have
יִֽהְיֶה־ (yih·yeh-)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

two
שְׁתֵּ֧י (šə·tê)
Number - fdc
Strong's 8147: Two (a cardinal number)

shoulder pieces
כְתֵפֹ֣ת (ḵə·ṯê·p̄ōṯ)
Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 3802: The shoulder, side-piece, lateral projection of anything

joined
חֹֽבְרֹ֗ת (ḥō·ḇə·rōṯ)
Verb - Qal - Participle - feminine plural
Strong's 2266: To unite, be joined, to tie a magic knot or spell, to charm

at
אֶל־ (’el-)
Preposition
Strong's 413: Near, with, among, to

its two
שְׁנֵ֥י (šə·nê)
Number - mdc
Strong's 8147: Two (a cardinal number)

ends,
קְצוֹתָ֖יו (qə·ṣō·w·ṯāw)
Noun - feminine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 7098: A termination

so it can be fastened.
וְחֻבָּֽר׃ (wə·ḥub·bār)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Pual - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 2266: To unite, be joined, to tie a magic knot or spell, to charm


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