New American Standard Bible
From the front of the entrance gate to the front of the inner porch of the gate was fifty cubits.
King James Bible
And from the face of the gate of the entrance unto the face of the porch of the inner gate were fifty cubits.
Darby Bible Translation
And from the front of the gate of the entrance unto the front of the porch of the inner gate were fifty cubits.
World English Bible
[From] the forefront of the gate at the entrance to the forefront of the inner porch of the gate were fifty cubits.
Young's Literal Translation
and by the front of the gate of the entrance, by the front of the porch of the inner gate, fifty cubits;
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
The whole length of the gate-building was thus made up:
Thickness of boundary wall 6 cubits Hall of the entrance 5 cubits Three guard-chambers (6 cubits) 18 cubits Spaces between guard-chambers 10 cubits Hall of the porch 5 cubits The porch 6 cubits Total 50 cubits Ezekiel 40:16
The "narrow" (closed and (?)latticed "windows" lit up both the guard-chambers and the hall. On the square base of the "post" stood the shaft in the form of a palm-tree, as we see in ancient buildings in the east.
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He made the side pillars sixty cubits high; the gate extended round about to the side pillar of the courtyard.
There were shuttered windows looking toward the guardrooms, and toward their side pillars within the gate all around, and likewise for the porches. And there were windows all around inside; and on each side pillar were palm tree ornaments.
It had three guardrooms on each side; and its side pillars and its porches had the same measurement as the first gate. Its length was fifty cubits and the width twenty-five cubits.
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