1-kings 7 :24

1-kings 7 :24 Translations

King James Version (KJV)

And under the brim of it round about there were knops compassing it, ten in a cubit, compassing the sea round about: the knops were cast in two rows, when it was cast.

American King James Version (AKJV)

And under the brim of it round about there were knops compassing it, ten in a cubit, compassing the sea round about: the knops were cast in two rows, when it was cast.

American Standard Version (ASV)

And under the brim of it round about there were knops which did compass it, for ten cubits, compassing the sea round about: the knops were in two rows, cast when it was cast.

Basic English Translation (BBE)

And under the edge of it, circling it all round for ten cubits, were two lines of flower buds, made together with it from liquid metal.

Webster's Revision

And under the brim of it around there were knobs compassing it, ten in a cubit, compassing the sea around: the knobs were cast in two rows, when it was cast.

World English Bible

Under its brim around there were buds which encircled it, for ten cubits, encircling the sea: the buds were in two rows, cast when it was cast.

English Revised Version (ERV)

And under the brim of it round about there were knops which did compass it, for ten cubits, compassing the sea round about: the knops were in two rows, cast when it was cast.

Definitions for 1-kings 7 :24

Cast - Worn-out; old; cast-off.
Cubit - A linear measurement.
Knops - Decorative ornaments.
Sea - Large basin.

Clarke's Commentary on 1-kings 7 :24

Barnes's Commentary on 1-kings 7 :24

Knops - literally, "gourds," - i. e. a boss or ball ornament encircled the rim of the bowl in two rows.

Wesley's Commentary on 1-kings 7 :24

7:24 Knops - Carved or molten figures: for this word signifies figures or pictures of all sorts. Ten, and c. - So there were three hundred in all. Cast - Together with the sea; not carved. Two rows - It seems doubtful whether the second row had ten in each cubit, and so there were three hundred more; or, whether the ten were distributed into five in each row.
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