1 Kings 7:16 DBY

16 And he made two capitals of molten brass, to set upon the tops of the pillars; the height of the one capital was five cubits, and the height of the other capital was five cubits;

Study tools for 1 Kings 7:16

  • a 7:5 - Some say 'made of cross-beams.'
  • b 7:6 - Or 'a threshold;' or perhaps 'a pediment.'
  • c 7:14 - See 2Chron. 2.14.
  • d 7:14 - Or 'copper,' or 'bronze,' as elsewhere.
  • e 7:14 - Or 'skill.'
  • f 7:20 - Lit. 'beyond;' and so ver. 30.
  • g 7:21 - Or 'near,' or 'at.'
  • h 7:21 - Meaning, 'He will establish.'
  • i 7:21 - Meaning, 'in Him is strength.'
  • j 7:23 - Lit. 'from lip to lip.'
  • k 7:26 - The 'bath' equalled the 'ephah' in capacity, Ex. 16.36; 2Chron. 27.5.
  • l 7:39 - Lit. 'shoulder.'
  • m 7:40 - Some read 'cauldrons' or 'pots,' cf. ver. 45.
  • n 7:40 - 'Bowls' or 'basons' to receive the blood for sprinkling; as Ex. 27.3; Num. 7.13; and so vers. 45,50.
  • o 7:41 - Or 'cups,' i.e. crowning pieces in the form of a cup.
  • p 7:46 - See Gen. 13.10.
  • q 7:48 - Elsewhere 'utensils.'
  • r 7:50 - Or 'snuffers.'
  • s 7:50 - Or 'fire-pans.'