New International Version
Then he measured the gateway from the top of the rear wall of one alcove to the top of the opposite one; the distance was twenty-five cubits from one parapet opening to the opposite one.
King James Bible
He measured then the gate from the roof of one little chamber to the roof of another: the breadth was five and twenty cubits, door against door.
Darby Bible Translation
And he measured the gate from the roof of [one] chamber to the roof [of the other], a breadth of five and twenty cubits, entry opposite entry.
World English Bible
He measured the gate from the roof of the one lodge to the roof of the other, a breadth of twenty-five cubits; door against door.
Young's Literal Translation
And he measureth the gate from the roof of the one little chamber to the roof of another; the breadth twenty and five cubits, opening over-against opening.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The porch of the gate - See account of the gates in the plan.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
the gate The whole arch of the east gate, measured from the southern extremity of one room to the northern extremity of the opposite room, was
cubits; including the dimensions of the two rooms, or twelve cubits (ver.
) the spaces before the rooms, or two cubits, (ver
) and breadth of the entrance, ten cubits, (ver
) making all
cubits, leaving one cubit for the thickness of the walls.
LibraryThe Parts of the City. Sion. The Upper City: which was on the North Part.
There is one who asserts Jerusalem to stand on seven hills; but whether upon a reason more light, or more obscure, is not easy to say. "The whale showed Jonah (saith he) the Temple of the Lord, as it is said, 'I went down to the bottom of the mountains': whence we learn that Jerusalem was seated upon seven mountains." One may sooner almost prove the thing itself, than approve of his argument. Let him enjoy his argument to himself; we must fetch the situation elsewhere. "The city itself (saith Josephus) …
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica
The Holy City; Or, the New Jerusalem:
In front of each alcove was a wall one cubit high, and the alcoves were six cubits square.
He measured along the faces of the projecting walls all around the inside of the gateway--sixty cubits. The measurement was up to the portico facing the courtyard.
Its alcoves--three on each side--its projecting walls and its portico had the same measurements as those of the first gateway. It was fifty cubits long and twenty-five cubits wide.
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