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1 Kings 5:9 NIV

9 My men will haul them down from Lebanon to the Mediterranean Sea, and I will float them as rafts by sea to the place you specify. There I will separate them and you can take them away. And you are to grant my wish by providing food for my royal household.”

References for 1 Kings 5:9

Study tools for 1 Kings 5:9

  • a 5:11 - That is, probably about 3,600 tons or about 3,250 metric tons
  • b 5:11 - Septuagint (see also 2 Chron. 2:10); Hebrew "twenty cors"
  • c 5:11 - That is, about 120,000 gallons or about 440,000 liters
  • d 5:16 - Hebrew; some Septuagint manuscripts (see also 2 Chron. 2:2,18) "thirty-six hundred"