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2 Chronicles 3:2 NIV

2 He began building on the second day of the second month in the fourth year of his reign.

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  • a 3:1 - Hebrew "Ornan," a variant of "Araunah"
  • b 3:3 - That is, about 90 feet long and 30 feet wide or about 27 meters long and 9 meters wide
  • c 3:4 - That is, about 30 feet or about 9 meters; also in verses 8, 11 and 13
  • d 3:4 - Some Septuagint and Syriac manuscripts; Hebrew "and a hundred and twenty"
  • e 3:8 - That is, about 23 tons or about 21 metric tons
  • f 3:9 - That is, about 1 1/4 pounds or about 575 grams
  • g 3:11 - That is, about 7 1/2 feet or about 2.3 meters; also in verse 15
  • h 3:13 - Or "facing inward"
  • i 3:15 - That is, about 53 feet or about 16 meters
  • j 3:16 - Or possibly "made chains in the inner sanctuary" ; the meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.
  • k 3:17 - "Jakin" probably means "he establishes."
  • l 3:17 - "Boaz" probably means "in him is strength."