2 Chronicles 1:16

“And Solomon had horses brought out of Egypt, and linen yarn: the king's merchants received the linen yarn at a price.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Solomon had horses brought out of Egypt, and linen yarne: the Kings merchants receiued the linnen yarne at a price.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Solomon's horses were imported from Egypt and from Kue; the king's traders procured them from Kue for a price.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the horses which Solomon had were brought out of Egypt; the king's merchants received them in droves, each drove at a price.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Solomon's horses came out of Egypt; the king's traders got them from Kue at a price.
- Basic English Bible

And the exportation of horses that Solomon had was from Egypt: a caravan of the king's merchants fetched a drove [of horses], at a price.
- Darby Bible

And Solomon had horses brought out of Egypt, and linen yarn: the king's merchants received the linen yarn at a price.
- Webster's Bible

The horses which Solomon had were brought out of Egypt and from Kue; the king's merchants purchased them from Kue.
- World English Bible

And the source of the horses that [are] to Solomon [is] from Egypt and from Keva; merchants of the king from Keva take at a price,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the horses which Solomon had were brought out of Egypt; also out of Keve, the king's merchants buying them of the men of Keve at a price.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for 2 Chronicles 1

  • Shernett Williams brown
    Well Solomon was the only one of his kind with wisdom which no one has ever obtain yet very young and because of God's favor on him he gained favour from every one
  • Biola
    The unrestricted services, worship and act of giving by Solomon to God has stimulated God's unrestricted interest in him, paving way for an endless and unbeatable wealth and riches of Solomon
  • Flora
    David taught Solom matters of the heart In all you do do with thought for not just self But God and Solom knew that God honored The heart as he did David's heart No just for self but for many Kingdom building and you need wisdom For that so what he asked God for he Already had in order to ask for wisdom Is a wise move
  • Baby Ray Everett
    Found part of the answer to my question concerning the movement of the Ark 1Chronicles 1-13
  • Baby Ray Everett
    When was the ark moved from Jerusalem 1King 8, to Kirjathjearim? Verse 4. Book,chater and verse. Thank you
  • D.key
    Solomon was granted favor with God. How many of us would have let selfousness take over?

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