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Ezekiel 45:1 NLT

1 “When you divide the land among the tribes of Israel, you must set aside a section for the LORD as his holy portion. This piece of land will be 8 miles long and 6 miles wide. The entire area will be holy.

References for Ezekiel 45:1

    • a 45:1 - As in Greek version, which reads 25,000 [cubits] [13.3 kilometers] long and 20,000 [cubits] [10.6 kilometers] wide; Hebrew reads 25,000 [cubits] long and 10,000 [cubits] [3 miles or 5.3 kilometers] wide. Compare 45:3, 5 ; 48:9 .

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      • a 45:1 - As in Greek version, which reads 25,000 [cubits] [13.3 kilometers] long and 20,000 [cubits] [10.6 kilometers] wide; Hebrew reads 25,000 [cubits] long and 10,000 [cubits] [3 miles or 5.3 kilometers] wide. Compare 45:3, 5 ; 48:9 .
      • b 45:2 - Hebrew 500 [cubits] [265 meters] by 500 [cubits], a square.
      • c 45:2 - Hebrew 50 cubits [26.5 meters].
      • d 45:3 - Hebrew 25,000 [cubits] [13.3 kilometers] long and 10,000 [cubits] [5.3 kilometers] wide; also in 45:5 .
      • e 45:5 - As in Greek version; Hebrew reads They will have as their possession 20 rooms.
      • f 45:6 - Hebrew 25,000 [cubits] [13.3 kilometers] long and 5,000 [cubits] [2.65 kilometers] wide.
      • g 45:10 - Hebrew Use honest scales, an honest ephah, and an honest bath.
      • h 45:11 - The homer measures about 50 gallons or 220 liters.
      • i 45:11 - The ephah is a dry measure; the bath is a liquid measure.
      • j 45:12 - The shekel weighs about 0.4 ounces or 11 grams.
      • k 45:12 - Elsewhere the mina is equated to 50 shekels.
      • l 45:13 - Hebrew of an ephah from each homer of wheat and of an ephah from each homer of barley.
      • m 45:14 - Hebrew the portion of oil, measured by the bath, is of a bath from each cor, which consists of 10 baths or 1 homer, for 10 baths are equivalent to a homer.
      • n 45:17 - Or to make atonement for the people of Israel.
      • o 45:18 - Hebrew On the first day of the first month, of the Hebrew calendar. This day in the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar occurred in March or April.
      • p 45:20 - Or will make atonement for.
      • q 45:21 - This day in the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar occurred in late March, April, or early May.
      • r 45:24 - Hebrew an ephah [20 quarts or 22 liters] of flour . . . and a hin [3.8 liters] of olive oil.
      • s 45:25 - Hebrew the festival which begins on the fifteenth day of the seventh month (see Lev 23:34 ). This day in the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar occurred in late September, October, or early November.