New International Version
This is how the stands were made: They had side panels attached to uprights.
King James Bible
And the work of the bases was on this manner: they had borders, and the borders were between the ledges:
Darby Bible Translation
And the work of the bases was this: they had panels, and the panels were between the fillets.
World English Bible
The work of the bases was like this: they had panels; and there were panels between the ledges;
Young's Literal Translation
And this is the work of the base: they have borders, and the borders are between the joinings;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He made ten bases - That is, pedestals, for the ten lavers to rest on.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
bases was on It seems evident that these bases or pedestals rose with steps, and that the ornaments mentioned in the next verse appeared in front, forming so many entablatures. But the description of these bases is very difficult to comprehend: many of the original words are seldom, if at all, used elsewhere; and it would be impossible to give an explanation of each particular, without a labour and prolixity disproportioned to its importance to us.
There was a double Gadara. One at the shore of the Mediterranean sea: that was first called Gezer, 1 Kings 9:15. In Josephus, "Simon destroyed the city Gazara, and Joppe, and Jamnia."--And in the Book of the Maccabees, "And he fortified Joppe, which is on the sea, and Gazara, which is on the borders of Azotus." At length, according to the idiom of the Syrian dialect, Zain passed into Daleth; and instead of Gazara, it was called Gadara. Hence Strabo, after the mention of Jamnia, saith, "and there …
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica
A Discourse of the House and Forest of Lebanon
1 Kings 7:27
He also made ten movable stands of bronze; each was four cubits long, four wide and three high.
1 Kings 7:29
On the panels between the uprights were lions, bulls and cherubim--and on the uprights as well. Above and below the lions and bulls were wreaths of hammered work.
2 Kings 16:17
King Ahaz cut off the side panels and removed the basins from the movable stands. He removed the Sea from the bronze bulls that supported it and set it on a stone base.
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