1 Kings 7:20

“And the chapiters upon the two pillars had pomegranates also above, over against the belly which was by the network: and the pomegranates were two hundred in rows round about upon the other chapiter.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 7:20

And the chapiters vpon the two pillars had pomegranates also, aboue, ouer against the belly which was by the networke: and the pomegranates were two hundred in rowes round about, vpon the other chapiter.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

{There were} capitals on the two pillars, even above {and} close to the rounded projection which was beside the network; and the pomegranates {numbered} two hundred in rows around both capitals.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And there were capitals above also upon the two pillars, close by the belly which was beside the network: and the pomegranates were two hundred, in rows round about upon the other capital.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And there were crowns on the two pillars near the round part by the network, and there were two hundred apples in lines round every crown.
- Basic English Bible

And the capitals upon the two pillars, above also, close to the enlargement which was behind the network, had two hundred pomegranates in rows round about, [also] on the other capital.
- Darby Bible

And the capitals upon the two pillars had pomegranates also above, over against the belly which was by the net-work: and the pomegranates were two hundred in rows around upon the other capital.
- Webster's Bible

There were capitals above also on the two pillars, close by the belly which was beside the network: and the pomegranates were two hundred, in rows around on the other capital.
- World English Bible

and the chapiters on the two pillars also above, over-against the protuberance that [is] beside the net; and the pomegranates [are] two hundred, in rows round about on the second chapiter.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And there were capitals above also upon the two pillars, close by the belly which was beside the network; and the pomegranates were two hundred, in rows round about upon each capital.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 7:20

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 7:20


7:20 The belly - So he calls the middle part of the chapiter, whichjetted farthest out. Two hundred - They are said to be ninety and sixon a side of a pillar; in one row and in all an hundred,#Jer 52:23|, four great pomegranates between the several checker - worksbeing added to the first ninety six. And it must needs be granted, thatthere were as many on the other side of the pillar, or in the other row,which makes them two hundred upon a pillar, as is here said, and fourhundred upon both pillars, as they are numbered, #2Chron 4:13|.


Discussion for 1 Kings 7

View All


Bible Options