15 When he had finished measuring what was inside the temple area, he led me out by the east gate and measured the area all around:
References for Ezekiel 42:15
16 He measured the east side with the measuring rod; it was five hundred cubits.ab
References for Ezekiel 42:16
    • Ö 42:16 - See Septuagint of verse 17; Hebrew "rods" ; also in verses 18 and 19.
    • × 42:16 - Five hundred cubits equal about 875 feet or about 265 meters; also in verses 17, 18 and 19.
      17 He measured the north side; it was five hundred cubitsc by the measuring rod.
      References for Ezekiel 42:17
        • Ø 42:17 - Septuagint; Hebrew "rods"
          18 He measured the south side; it was five hundred cubits by the measuring rod.
          19 Then he turned to the west side and measured; it was five hundred cubits by the measuring rod.
          20 So he measured the area on all four sides. It had a wall around it, five hundred cubits long and five hundred cubits wide, to separate the holy from the common.