The Wall and Outer Gates

5 Now there was a wall surrounding the outside of the temple.a The measuring rod in the man's hand was six units of 21 inches;b each unit was the standard length plus three inches.c He measured the thickness of the [wall] structure; it was about 10 feet,d and its height was the same.e

References for Ezekiel 40:5

    • g 40:5 - Ezk 42:20
    • h 40:5 - This unit of measure approximately a long cubit (perhaps 20 1/2 inches)
    • i 40:5 - Lit six cubits by the cubit and a handbreadth
    • j 40:5 - Lit was one rod
    • k 40:5 - Lit was one rod