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1 Kings 8:51

    1 Kings 8:51 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    For they be thy people, and thine inheritance, which thou broughtest forth out of Egypt, from the midst of the furnace of iron:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    For they be your people, and your inheritance, which you brought forth out of Egypt, from the middle of the furnace of iron:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    (for they are thy people, and thine inheritance, which thou broughtest forth out of Egypt, from the midst of the furnace of iron);

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For they are your people and your heritage, which you took out of Egypt, out of the iron fireplace;

    Webster's Revision

    (for they are thy people, and thine inheritance, which thou broughtest forth out of Egypt, from the midst of the furnace of iron);

    World English Bible

    (for they are your people, and your inheritance, which you brought forth out of Egypt, from the midst of the furnace of iron);

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    For they be thy people, and thine inheritance which thou broughtest forth out of Egypt, from the midst of the furnace of iron:

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Kings 8:51

    The furnace of iron - Egypt is so called as a place of severe trial and affliction.