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2 Chronicles 2:1

    2 Chronicles 2:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Solomon determined to build an house for the name of the LORD, and an house for his kingdom.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Solomon determined to build an house for the name of the LORD, and an house for his kingdom.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now Solomon purposed to build a house for the name of Jehovah, and a house for his kingdom.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now it was Solomon's purpose to put up a house for the name of the Lord and a house for himself as king.

    Webster's Revision

    Now Solomon purposed to build a house for the name of Jehovah, and a house for his kingdom.

    World English Bible

    Now Solomon purposed to build a house for the name of Yahweh, and a house for his kingdom.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now Solomon purposed to build an house for the name of the LORD, and an house for his kingdom.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Chronicles 2:1

    A house for the name of the Lord - A temple for the worship of Jehovah.

    A house for his kingdom - A royal palace for his own use as king of Israel.

    Wesley's Notes on 2 Chronicles 2:1

    2:1 His kingdom - A royal palace for himself and his successors.