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1 Kings 8:16 KJV

16 Since the day that I brought forth my people Israel out of Egypt, I chose no city out of all the tribes of Israel to build an house, that my name might be therein; but I chose David to be over my people Israel.

Study tools for 1 Kings 8:16

  • a 8:1 - chief: Heb. princes
  • b 8:8 - ends: Heb. heads
  • c 8:9 - when the: or, where the
  • d 8:25 - fail...: Heb. be cut off unto thee a man from my sight
  • e 8:29 - toward this place: or, in this place
  • f 8:30 - toward this place: or, in this place
  • g 8:31 - and an oath...: Heb. and he require an oath of him
  • h 8:37 - cities: or, jurisdiction
  • i 8:44 - toward the city: Heb. the way of the city
  • j 8:45 - cause: or, right
  • k 8:47 - bethink...: Heb. bring back to their heart
  • l 8:49 - cause: or, right
  • m 8:56 - failed: Heb. fallen
  • n 8:66 - blessed: or, thanked