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Exodus 30:2

    Exodus 30:2 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    A cubit shall be the length thereof, and a cubit the breadth thereof; foursquare shall it be: and two cubits shall be the height thereof: the horns thereof shall be of the same.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    A cubit shall be the length thereof, and a cubit the breadth thereof; foursquare shall it be: and two cubits shall be the height thereof: the horns thereof shall be of the same.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    A cubit shall be the length thereof, and a cubit the breadth thereof; foursquare shall it be; and two cubits shall be the height thereof: the horns thereof shall be of one piece with it.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The altar is to be square, a cubit long and a cubit wide, and two cubits high, and its horns are to be made of the same.

    Webster's Revision

    A cubit shall be the length thereof, and a cubit the breadth thereof; foursquare shall it be; and two cubits shall be the height thereof: the horns thereof shall be of one piece with it.

    World English Bible

    Its length shall be a cubit, and its breadth a cubit. It shall be square, and its height shall be two cubits. Its horns shall be of one piece with it.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    A cubit shall be the length thereof, and a cubit the breadth thereof; foursquare shall it be: and two cubits shall be the height thereof: the horns thereof shall be of one piece with it.

    Definitions for Exodus 30:2

    Cubit - A linear measurement.
    Foursquare - Squared; four cornered.

    Clarke's Commentary on Exodus 30:2

    Four-square - That is, on the upper or under surface, as it showed four equal sides; but it was twice as high as it was broad, being twenty-one inches broad, and three feet six inches high. It was called, not only the altar of incense, but also the golden altar, Numbers 4:11. For the crown, horns, staves, etc., see on the altar of burnt-offering, Exodus 27:1 (note), etc.