King James Version
And for the entering of the oracle he made doors of olive tree: the lintel and side posts were a fifth part of the wall.
Darby Bible Translation
And for the entrance of the oracle he made doors of olive-wood: the lintel and side posts were the fifth part of the breadth of the house.
World English Bible
For the entrance of the oracle he made doors of olive wood: the lintel [and] door posts were a fifth part [of the wall].
Young's Literal Translation
as to the opening of the oracle, he made doors of the oil-tree; the lintel, side-posts, a fifth.
1 Kings 6:31 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
a fifth...: or, fivesquare
And for the entering of the oracle he made doors of olive tree: the lintel and side posts were a fifth part of the wall.1 Kings 6:31 Parallel Commentaries
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And they shall take of the blood, and strike it on the two side posts and on the upper door post of the houses, wherein they shall eat it.
1 Kings 6:23
And within the oracle he made two cherubims of olive tree, each ten cubits high.
1 Kings 6:30
And the floor of the house he overlaid with gold, within and without.
1 Kings 6:32
The two doors also were of olive tree; and he carved upon them carvings of cherubims and palm trees and open flowers, and overlaid them with gold, and spread gold upon the cherubims, and upon the palm trees.
And the temple and the sanctuary had two doors.
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