Ezekiel 40:48 DBY

48 And he brought me to the porch of the house; and he measured the post of the porch, five cubits on this side, and five cubits on that side; and the breadth of the gate, three cubits on this side, and three cubits on that side.

Study tools for Ezekiel 40:48

  • a 40:2 - Or 'by.'
  • b 40:12 - Or 'offset.'
  • c 40:14 - Or 'the court round about the gate.'
  • d 40:16 - Or 'latticed,' or 'with fixed frames.'
  • e 40:16 - Or 'buttresses' (or 'piers'). The meaning of the Hebrew term is not clearly ascertained.
  • f 40:16 - Or 'palms.'
  • g 40:24 - Heb. Darom, as ch. 20.46: so to ch. 42.18 (13 times): see Deut. 33.23.
  • h 40:38 - 'Thoroughly washed:' see 2Chron. 4.6; as 'scoured out,' Isa. 4.4.
  • i 40:42 - Some read 'four tables for the burnt-offering,' the Hebrew for 'ascent' and 'burnt-offering' being similar.
  • j 40:43 - Or 'pegs.'
  • k 40:44 - The text as given is according to LXX and modern critics. The Hebrew text reads '... were the cells of the singers in the inner court which was at the side of the north gate; and their front was towards the south: one was at the side of the east gate.'
  • l 40:49 - LXX reads 'twelve.'
  • m 40:49 - Or 'and by ten steps.'