2 Chronicles 2:1

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

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Solomon determined to build an house for the Name of the Lord, and an house for his kingdome.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now Solomon decided to build a house for the name of the LORD and a royal palace for himself.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now Solomon purposed to build a house for the name of Jehovah, and a house for his kingdom.
- American Standard Version (1901)

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

And Solomon purposed to build a house for the name of Jehovah, and a house for his kingdom.
- Darby Bible

And Solomon determined to build a house for the name of the LORD, and a house for his kingdom.
- Webster's Bible

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

And Solomon saith to build a house for the name of Jehovah, and a house for his kingdom,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(1:18) Now Solomon purposed to build a house for the name of the LORD, and a house for his kingdom.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Chronicles 2:1


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


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