By royal order 1 they supplied large valuable stones in order to build the temple’s foundation with chiseled stone.
At the king’s command they removed from the quarry large blocks of quality stone to provide a foundation of dressed stone for the temple.
Then the king commanded, and they quarried great stones, costly stones, to lay the foundation of the house with cut stones.
At the king’s command, the stonecutters quarried and shaped costly blocks of stone for the foundation of the Temple.
Following the king's orders, they quarried huge blocks of the best stone--dressed stone for the foundation of The Temple.
By the king’s orders great stones, stones of high price, were cut out, so that the base of the house might be made of squared stone.
At the king’s command, they quarried out great, costly stones in order to lay the foundation of the house with dressed stones.
And the king commanded them to quarry large stones, costly stones, and hewn stones, to lay the foundation of the temple.
And the king
and they brought
to lay the foundation
of the house
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in order to build the temple’s
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1 tn Heb “and the king commanded.”