Bible VersionsNIV1 Kings 10:11; 1 Kings 10:22
1 Kings 10:11; 1 Kings 10:22 (New International Version)
(Hiram's ships brought gold from Ophir; and from there they brought great cargoes of almugwood and precious stones.
The king had a fleet of trading ships at sea along with the ships of Hiram. Once every three years it returned, carrying gold, silver and ivory, and apes and baboons.
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