King Solomon conscripted labourers from all Israel— thirty thousand men.
Now King Solomon levied forced laborers from all Israel; and the forced laborers numbered 30,000 men.
Then King Solomon enlisted 30,000 laborers from all Israel.
King Solomon raised a workforce of 30,000 men from all over Israel.
Then King Solomon got together men for the forced work through all Israel, thirty thousand men in number;
King Solomon conscripted forced labor out of all Israel; the levy numbered thirty thousand men.
Then King Solomon raised up a labor force out of all Israel; and the labor force was thirty thousand men.
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1 tn Heb “raised up.”
2 sn Work crews. This Hebrew word (מַס, mas) refers to a group of laborers conscripted for royal or public service.