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1 Kings 10:9 NLT

9 Praise the LORD your God, who delights in you and has placed you on the throne of Israel. Because of the LORD ’s eternal love for Israel, he has made you king so you can rule with justice and righteousness.”

Study tools for 1 Kings 10:9

  • a 10:1 - Or which was due to the name of the . The meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain.
  • b 10:6 - Hebrew your words.
  • c 10:8 - Greek and Syriac versions and Latin Vulgate read your wives.
  • d 10:10 - Hebrew 120 talents [4,000 kilograms].
  • e 10:11 - Hebrew almug wood; also in 10:12 .
  • f 10:14 - Hebrew 666 talents [23 metric tons].
  • g 10:16 - Hebrew 600 [shekels] of gold [6.8 kilograms].
  • h 10:17 - Hebrew 3 minas [1.8 kilograms].
  • i 10:22 - Or and baboons.
  • j 10:26 - Or charioteers; also in 10:26b .
  • k 10:27 - Hebrew the Shephelah.
  • l 10:28 - Possibly Muzur, a district near Cilicia; also in 10:29 .
  • m 10:28 - Hebrew Kue, probably another name for Cilicia.
  • n 10:29 - Hebrew 600 [shekels] of silver, about 15 pounds or 6.8 kilograms in weight.
  • o 10:29 - Hebrew 150 [shekels], about 3.8 pounds or 1.7 kilograms in weight.