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1 Kings 7:23 NLT

23 Then Huram cast a great round basin, 15 feet across from rim to rim, called the Sea. It was 7 feet deep and about 45 feet in circumference.

References for 1 Kings 7:23

    • l 7:23 - Hebrew 10 cubits [4.6 meters] across. . . . 5 cubits [2.3 meters] deep and 30 cubits [13.8 meters] in circumference.

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      • a 7:2 - Hebrew 100 cubits [46 meters] long, 50 cubits [23 meters] wide, and 30 cubits [13.8 meters] high.
      • b 7:3 - Or 45 rafters, or 45 beams, or 45 pillars. The architectural details in 7:2-6 can be interpreted in many different ways.
      • c 7:5 - Greek version reads windows.
      • d 7:6 - Hebrew 50 cubits [23 meters] long and 30 cubits [13.8 meters] wide.
      • e 7:7 - As in Syriac version and Latin Vulgate; Hebrew reads from floor to floor.
      • f 7:10 - Hebrew 10 cubits [4.6 meters] . . . 8 cubits [3.7 meters].
      • g 7:13 - Hebrew Hiram (also in 7:40, 45 ); compare 2 Chr 2:13 . This is not the same person mentioned in 5:1 .
      • h 7:15 - Hebrew 18 cubits [8.3 meters] tall and 12 cubits [5.5 meters] in circumference.
      • i 7:16 - Hebrew 5 cubits [2.3 meters].
      • j 7:19 - Hebrew 4 cubits [1.8 meters]; also in 7:38 .
      • k 7:21 - Jakin probably means “he establishes”; Boaz probably means “in him is strength.”
      • l 7:23 - Hebrew 10 cubits [4.6 meters] across. . . . 5 cubits [2.3 meters] deep and 30 cubits [13.8 meters] in circumference.
      • m 7:24 - Or 20 gourds per meter; Hebrew reads 10 per cubit.
      • n 7:25 - Hebrew 12 oxen; compare 2 Kgs 16:17, which specifies bronze oxen.
      • o 7:26 - Hebrew a handbreadth [8 centimeters].
      • p 7:26 - Hebrew 2,000 baths [42 kiloliters].
      • q 7:27 - Hebrew 4 cubits [1.8 meters] long, 4 cubits wide, and 3 cubits [1.4 meters] high.
      • r 7:31 - Hebrew a cubit [46 centimeters].
      • s 7:31 - Hebrew 1 cubits [69 centimeters]; also in 7:32 .
      • t 7:35 - Hebrew half a cubit wide [23 centimeters].
      • u 7:38 - Hebrew 40 baths [840 liters].