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1 Kings 7:5

    1 Kings 7:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And all the doors and posts were square, with the windows: and light was against light in three ranks.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And all the doors and posts were square, with the windows: and light was against light in three ranks.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And all the doors and posts were made square with beams: and window was over against window in three ranks.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And all the doors and windows had square frames, with the windows facing one another in three lines.

    Webster's Revision

    And all the doors and posts were made square with beams: and window was over against window in three ranks.

    World English Bible

    All the doors and posts were made square with beams: and window was over against window in three ranks.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And all the doors and posts were square in prospect: and light was over against light in three ranks.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Kings 7:5

    All the doors and posts - The doorways, and the posts which formed them, seem to be intended. These were square at top, not arched or rounded. In Assyrian buildings arched doorways were not uncommon. The doorways also, like the windows, exactly faced one another.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Kings 7:5

    7:5 Windows - He speaks, of smaller windows or lights, which were over the several doors.