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2 Chronicles 2:18 NIV

18 He assigned 70,000 of them to be carriers and 80,000 to be stonecutters in the hills, with 3,600 foremen over them to keep the people working.

References for 2 Chronicles 2:18

Study tools for 2 Chronicles 2:18

  • 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