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Ezekiel 47:1 LEB

River of the Temple, Division of the Land and Its Boundaries

1 And he brought me back to the doorway of the temple and, look! There was water coming out from under the threshold of the temple eastward, because the face of the temple [was] eastwards; and the water was coming down from under the south side of the temple, from south of the altar.

References for Ezekiel 47:1

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      • a 47:2 - Literally "way of [the] outside to the gate of the outside"
      • b 47:3 - Literally "in the cubit"; about 1,750 feet
      • c 47:3 - Literally "water of ankles"
      • d 47:4 - About 1,750 feet
      • e 47:4 - Literally "water of knees"
      • f 47:4 - About 1,750 feet
      • g 47:4 - Literally "water of waist"
      • h 47:5 - About 1,750 feet
      • i 47:5 - Literally "water of swimming"
      • j 47:6 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
      • k 47:7 - Literally "At my returning"
      • l 47:7 - Literally "from this and from this"
      • m 47:8 - Literally "Arabah"
      • n 47:8 - Clearly refers to the Dead Sea
      • o 47:8 - Literally "being brought out/are issued out"
      • p 47:8 - Or "made fresh"
      • q 47:9 - Or "swarms"
      • r 47:9 - Literally "to all of which they come there the water"
      • s 47:9 - Or "fresh"
      • t 47:9 - Literally "all that"
      • u 47:9 - Literally "that [it] will come there the stream"
      • v 47:10 - Or "fishermen"
      • w 47:10 - Literally "to the"
      • x 47:10 - That is, the Mediterranean
      • y 47:12 - Literally "from this and from this"
      • z 47:12 - Literally "of food"
      • { 47:12 - Literally "for its months"
      • | 47:13 - Literally "two ten"
      • } 47:14 - Literally "I raised my hand"
      • ~ 47:15 - Or "Bow"
      •  47:15 - Literally "to the side of [the] north"
      • € 47:15 - Literally "to the arriving at Zedad"
      •  47:16 - Or "Lebo-Hamath to Zeded" (cf. NRSV, NJPS)
      • ‚ 47:16 - Or "are"
      • ƒ 47:17 - That is, the Mediterranean
      • „ 47:18 - Literally "and [the] side of [the] east"
      • … 47:18 - Or "to"
      • † 47:18 - Or "Now"
      • ‡ 47:18 - Literally "and this [is the] side of [the] east"
      • ˆ 47:19 - Literally "and the side of the south [to] south"
      • ‰ 47:19 - That is, the Wadi of Egypt
      • Š 47:19 - That is, the Mediterranean
      • ‹ 47:19 - Literally "and this [is] the side of south [to] the south"
      • Œ 47:20 - Literally "and the side of the west"
      •  47:20 - That is, the Mediterranean
      • Ž 47:20 - Literally "this [is the] side of [the] west"
      •  47:22 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
      •  47:23 - Literally "declaration of"