1 Kings 6:16 NIV

16 He partitioned off twenty cubits at the rear of the temple with cedar boards from floor to ceiling to form within the temple an inner sanctuary, the Most Holy Place.

References for 1 Kings 6:16

Study tools for 1 Kings 6:16

  • a 6:1 - Hebrew; Septuagint "four hundred and fortieth"
  • b 6:2 - That is, about 90 feet long, 30 feet wide and 45 feet high or about 27 meters long, 9 meters wide and 14 meters high
  • c 6:3 - That is, about 30 feet or about 9 meters; also in verses 16 and 20
  • d 6:3 - That is, about 15 feet or about 4.5 meters; also in verses 23-26
  • e 6:6 - That is, about 7 1/2 feet or about 2.3 meters; also in verses 10 and 24
  • f 6:6 - That is, about 9 feet or about 2.7 meters
  • g 6:6 - That is, about 11 feet or about 3.2 meters
  • h 6:8 - Septuagint; Hebrew "middle"
  • i 6:17 - That is, about 60 feet or about 18 meters