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2 Chronicles 3:1 ESV

Solomon Builds the Temple

1 1Then Solomon began to build the house of the LORD in Jerusalem 2on Mount Moriah, where the LORD a had appeared to David his father, at the place that David had appointed, 3on the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.

References for 2 Chronicles 3:1

    • h 3:1 - Septuagint; Hebrew lacks the Lord

      Study tools for 2 Chronicles 3:1

      • a 3:1 - Septuagint; Hebrew lacks the Lord
      • b 3:3 - Syriac; Hebrew foundations
      • c 3:3 - A cubit was about 18 inches or 45 centimeters
      • d 3:4 - Compare 1 Kings 6:3; the meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain
      • e 3:8 - A talent was about 75 pounds or 34 kilograms
      • f 3:9 - A shekel was about 2/5 ounce or 11 grams
      • g 3:10 - Septuagint; the meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain
      • h 3:10 - Hebrew they overlaid
      • i 3:13 - Hebrew they
      • j 3:16 - Hebrew chains in the inner sanctuary