1 Kings 7:26

“And it was an hand breadth thick, and the brim thereof was wrought like the brim of a cup, with flowers of lilies: it contained two thousand baths.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 7:26

And it was an hand breadth thicke, and the brimme thereof was wrought like the brim of a cup, with flowres of lillies: it contained two thousand Baths.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

It was a handbreadth thick, and its brim was made like the brim of a cup, {as} a lily blossom; it could hold two thousand baths.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it was a handbreadth thick: and the brim thereof was wrought like the brim of a cup, like the flower of a lily: it held two thousand baths.
- American Standard Version (1901)

It was as thick as a man's open hand, and was curved like the edge of a cup, like the flower of a lily: it would take two thousand baths.
- Basic English Bible

And its thickness was a hand-breadth, and its brim was like the work of the brim of a cup, with lily-blossoms; it held two thousand baths.
- Darby Bible

And it was a hand-breadth thick, and its brim was wrought like the brim of a cup, with flowers of lilies: it contained two thousand baths.
- Webster's Bible

It was a handbreadth thick: and its brim was worked like the brim of a cup, like the flower of a lily: it held two thousand baths.
- World English Bible

And its thickness [is] an handbreadth, and its edge as the work of the edge of a cup, flowers of lilies; two thousand baths it containeth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And it was a hand-breadth thick; and the brim thereof was wrought like the brim of a cup, like the flower of a lily; it held two thousand baths.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 7:26

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 7:26


7:26 Baths - Which amounts to five hundred barrels, each bathcontaining about eight gallons; the bath being a measure of the samebigness with an ephah.


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