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1 Kings 10:12 NIV

12 The king used the almugwood to make supportsa for the temple of the LORD and for the royal palace, and to make harps and lyres for the musicians. So much almugwood has never been imported or seen since that day.)

References for 1 Kings 10:12

    • ™ 10:12 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.

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      • a 10:5 - Or "the ascent by which he went up to"
      • b 10:10 - That is, about 4 1/2 tons or about 4 metric tons
      • c 10:11 - Probably a variant of "algumwood" ; also in verse 12
      • d 10:12 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.
      • e 10:14 - That is, about 25 tons or about 23 metric tons
      • f 10:16 - That is, about 15 pounds or about 6.9 kilograms; also in verse 29
      • g 10:17 - That is, about 3 3/4 pounds or about 1.7 kilograms; or perhaps reference is to double minas, that is, about 7 1/2 pounds or about 3.5 kilograms.
      • h 10:22 - Hebrew "of ships of Tarshish"
      • i 10:26 - Or "charioteers"
      • j 10:28 - Probably "Cilicia"
      • k 10:29 - That is, about 3 3/4 pounds or about 1.7 kilograms