2 Chronicles 2:12 NIV

12 And Hiram added: “Praise be to the LORD, the God of Israel, who made heaven and earth! He has given King David a wise son, endowed with intelligence and discernment, who will build a temple for the LORD and a palace for himself.

References for 2 Chronicles 2:12

Study tools for 2 Chronicles 2:12

  • a 2:3 - Hebrew "Huram," a variant of "Hiram" ; also in verses 11 and 12
  • b 2:8 - Probably a variant of "almug"
  • c 2:10 - That is, probably about 3,600 tons or about 3,200 metric tons of wheat
  • d 2:10 - That is, probably about 3,000 tons or about 2,700 metric tons of barley
  • e 2:10 - That is, about 120,000 gallons or about 440,000 liters