Ezekiel 45:1 DBY

1 And when ye shall divide by lot the land for inheritance, ye shall offer a heave-offering unto Jehovah, a holy portion of the land: the length shall be the length of five and twenty thousand [cubits], and the breadth ten thousand. This shall be holy in all the borders thereof round about.

Study tools for Ezekiel 45:1

  • a 45:2 - Cf. ch. 42.16.
  • b 45:5 - Lit. 'gates of habitation.'
  • c 45:8 - i.e. domain.
  • d 45:9 - Lit. 'expulsions.'
  • e 45:12 - i.e. the mina, the sixtieth part of a talent. * It is the weight measure here, and equalled 60 shekels -- 20 + 25 + 15. As a gold coin it was valued at 50 shekels: see 1Kings 10.17; Ezra 2.69; Luke 19.13.
  • f 45:15 - Or 'goat.'
  • g 45:17 - 'Offer,' as ver. 22; Deut. 12.27.
  • h 45:18 - See Note, ch. 43.20.