1 Kings 6:33
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New International Version
In the same way, for the entrance to the main hall he made doorframes out of olive wood that were one fourth of the width of the hall.

King James Bible
So also made he for the door of the temple posts of olive tree, a fourth part of the wall.

Darby Bible Translation
And he also made for the doorway of the temple posts of olive-wood, of the fourth part [of the breadth of the house].

World English Bible
So also made he for the entrance of the temple door posts of olive wood, out of a fourth part [of the wall];

Young's Literal Translation
And so he hath made for the opening of the temple, side-posts of the oil-tree, from the fourth.

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Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The height of the one cherub was ten cubits - Concerning the cherubs, their form, etc., see my note on Exodus 25:18 (note). The height of each cherub was about eighteen feet and three inches.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

a fourth part. or, four square

Library
Great Preparations for a Great Work
'And Hiram king of Tyre sent his servants unto Solomon; for he had heard that they had anointed him king in the room of his father: for Hiram was ever a lover of David. 2. And Solomon sent to Hiram, saying, 3. Thou knowest how that David my father could not build an house unto the name of the Lord his God for the wars which were about him on every side, until the Lord put them under the soles of his feet. 4. But now the Lord my God hath given me rest on every side, so that there is neither adversary
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

A Discourse of the House and Forest of Lebanon
OF THE HOUSE OF THE FOREST OF LEBANON. ADVERTISEMENT BY THE EDITOR. That part of Palestine in which the celebrated mountains of Lebanon are situated, is the border country adjoining Syria, having Sidon for its seaport, and Land, nearly adjoining the city of Damascus, on the north. This metropolitan city of Syria, and capital of the kingdom of Damascus, was strongly fortified; and during the border conflicts it served as a cover to the Assyrian army. Bunyan, with great reason, supposes that, to keep
John Bunyan—The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3

Cross References
Exodus 12:7
Then they are to take some of the blood and put it on the sides and tops of the doorframes of the houses where they eat the lambs.

1 Kings 6:23
For the inner sanctuary he made a pair of cherubim out of olive wood, each ten cubits high.

1 Kings 6:32
And on the two olive-wood doors he carved cherubim, palm trees and open flowers, and overlaid the cherubim and palm trees with hammered gold.

1 Kings 6:34
He also made two doors out of juniper wood, each having two leaves that turned in sockets.

Ezekiel 41:21
The main hall had a rectangular doorframe, and the one at the front of the Most Holy Place was similar.

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