He also made three hundred small shields of hammered gold; 300 measures 1 of gold were used for each of those shields. The king placed them in the Palace of the Lebanon Forest. 2
He also made three hundred small shields of hammered gold, with three hundred bekas of gold in each shield. The king put them in the Palace of the Forest of Lebanon.
He made 300 shields of beaten gold, using three hundred shekels of gold on each shield, and the king put them in the house of the forest of Lebanon.
He also made three hundred smaller shields of hammered gold, each containing about 7 1/2 pounds of gold. The king placed these shields in the Palace of the Forest of Lebanon.
--and about 300 small shields about half that size. He stored the shields in the House of the Forest of Lebanon.
And he made three hundred smaller body-covers of hammered gold, using three hundred shekels of gold for every cover, and the king put them in the house of the Woods of Lebanon.
He made three hundred shields of beaten gold; three hundred shekels of gold went into each shield; and the king put them in the House of the Forest of Lebanon.
He also made three hundred shields of hammered gold; three hundred shekels of gold went into each shield. The king put them in the House of the Forest of Lebanon.
[made he of] beaten
[shekels] of gold
And the king
them in the house
of the forest
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He also made three
measures of gold
of those shields
. The king
them in the Palace
of the Lebanon
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1 tn The Hebrew text has simply “300,” with no unit of measure given.
2 sn This name was appropriate because of the large amount of cedar, undoubtedly brought from Lebanon, used in its construction. The cedar pillars in the palace must have given it the appearance of a forest. See 1 Kgs 7:2.