NETBible KJV GRK-HEB XRef Arts Hymns
  Discovery Box

1 Kings 5:6

Context
5:6 So now order some cedars of Lebanon to be cut for me. My servants will work with your servants. I will pay your servants whatever you say is appropriate, for you know that we have no one among us who knows how to cut down trees like the Sidonians.”

1 Kings 5:18

Context
5:18 Solomon’s and Hiram’s construction workers, 1  along with men from Byblos, 2  did the chiseling and prepared the wood and stones for the building of the temple. 3 

1 tn Heb “builders.”

2 tn Heb “the Gebalites.” The reading is problematic and some emend to a verb form meaning, “set the borders.”

3 tc The LXX includes the words “for three years.”



TIP #23: Use the Download Page to copy the NET Bible to your desktop or favorite Bible Software. [ALL]
created in 0.07 seconds
powered by bible.org