2 Chronicles 3:3
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
428 [e]וְאֵ֙לֶּה֙
wə-’êl-leh
And these [were]Conj-w | Pro-cp
3245 [e]הוּסַ֣ד
hū-saḏ
laidV-Hofal-Inf
8010 [e]שְׁלֹמֹ֔ה
šə-lō-mōh,
SolomonN-proper-ms
1129 [e]לִבְנ֖וֹת
liḇ-nō-wṯ
for buildingPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
853 [e]אֶת־
’eṯ-
-DirObjM
1004 [e]בֵּ֣ית
bêṯ
the houseN-msc
430 [e]הָאֱלֹהִ֑ים
hā-’ĕ-lō-hîm;
of GodArt | N-mp
753 [e]הָאֹ֡רֶךְ
hā-’ō-reḵ
The length [was]Art | N-ms
520 [e]אַמּ֞וֹת
’am-mō-wṯ
by cubitsN-fp
4060 [e]בַּמִּדָּ֤ה
bam-mid-dāh
according to the measurePrep-b, Art | N-fs
7223 [e]הָרִֽאשׁוֹנָה֙
hā-ri-šō-w-nāh
formerArt | Adj-fs
520 [e]אַמּ֣וֹת
’am-mō-wṯ
cubitsN-fp
8346 [e]שִׁשִּׁ֔ים
šiš-šîm,
sixtyNumber-cp
7341 [e]וְרֹ֖חַב
wə-rō-ḥaḇ
and the widthConj-w | N-ms
520 [e]אַמּ֥וֹת
’am-mō-wṯ
cubitsN-fp
6242 [e]עֶשְׂרִֽים׃
‘eś-rîm.
twentyNumber-cp









Hebrew Texts
דברי הימים ב 3:3 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְאֵ֙לֶּה֙ הוּסַ֣ד שְׁלֹמֹ֔ה לִבְנֹ֖ות אֶת־בֵּ֣ית הָאֱלֹהִ֑ים הָאֹ֡רֶךְ אַמֹּ֞ות בַּמִּדָּ֤ה הָרִֽאשֹׁונָה֙ אַמֹּ֣ות שִׁשִּׁ֔ים וְרֹ֖חַב אַמֹּ֥ות עֶשְׂרִֽים׃

דברי הימים ב 3:3 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ואלה הוסד שלמה לבנות את־בית האלהים הארך אמות במדה הראשונה אמות ששים ורחב אמות עשרים׃

דברי הימים ב 3:3 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ואלה הוסד שלמה לבנות את־בית האלהים הארך אמות במדה הראשונה אמות ששים ורחב אמות עשרים׃

דברי הימים ב 3:3 Hebrew Bible
ואלה הוסד שלמה לבנות את בית האלהים הארך אמות במדה הראשונה אמות ששים ורחב אמות עשרים׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Now these are the foundations which Solomon laid for building the house of God. The length in cubits, according to the old standard was sixty cubits, and the width twenty cubits.

King James Bible
Now these are the things wherein Solomon was instructed for the building of the house of God. The length by cubits after the first measure was threescore cubits, and the breadth twenty cubits.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
These are Solomon's foundations for building God's temple: the length was 90 feet, and the width 30 feet.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

A.M.

1 Chronicles 28:11-19 Then David gave to Solomon his son the pattern of the porch, and …

instructed [heb] founded
The length

1 Kings 6:2,3 And the house which king Solomon built for the LORD, the length thereof …

the first measure It is supposed, with much probability, that the first measure means the cubit used in the time of Moses, contradistinguished from that used in Babylon, and which the Israelites used after their return from captivity, it was necessary for the writer to make this remark, lest it should be thought that the measurement was by the Babylonish cubit, which was a palm or one-sixth shorter than the cubit of Moses; which may serve to reconcile some variations in the historical books, with respect to numbers when applied to measures.

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