Exodus 26:2

“The length of one curtain shall be eight and twenty cubits, and the breadth of one curtain four cubits: and every one of the curtains shall have one measure.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The length of one curtaine shalbe eight and twenty cubits, and the bredth of one curtaine, foure cubits: and euery one of the curtaines shall haue one measure.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The length of each curtain shall be twenty-eight cubits, and the width of each curtain four cubits; all the curtains shall have the same measurements.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The length of each curtain shall be eight and twenty cubits, and the breadth of each curtain four cubits: all the curtains shall have one measure.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Every curtain is to be twenty-eight cubits long and four cubits wide, all of the same measure.
- Basic English Bible

The length of one curtain shall be twenty-eight cubits, and the breadth of one curtain four cubits -- one measure for all the curtains.
- Darby Bible

The length of one curtain shall be eight and twenty cubits, and the breadth of one curtain four cubits: and every one of the curtains shall have one measure.
- Webster's Bible

The length of each curtain shall be twenty-eight cubits, and the breadth of each curtain four cubits: all the curtains shall have one measure.
- World English Bible

the length of the one curtain [is] eight and twenty by the cubit, and the breadth of the one curtain four by the cubit, one measure [is] to all the curtains;
- Youngs Literal Bible

The length of each curtain shall be eight and twenty cubits, and the breadth of each curtain four cubits; all the curtains shall have one measure.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Exodus 26

  • Gene Browne for verse 26
    These bars are most important to understand. They are the key to understanding the very real directions you are reading here. Note that almost no one has this right. The MIDDLE bar shoots thru the boards - end to end. These boards stood vertical blind style... Very very important to the operation of this device...This was no mere tent! A truly careful reading will more of these clues. Don 't read this chapter in a child like frame of mind. What is this chapter saying here that God had those Jews take the materials out of Egypt and then showed Moses exactly how to build it, and then did beam into it to lead them!
  • Olayinka oye
    Our God is a perfect planner and the greatest architect. He displayed this quality in His explanation on how He wanted the tabernacle constructed.
  • ELIA MSIKA
    This book is a very different book among all books, because it explains about how to be conqueror in the middle of trials.
  • Mike hinkle for verse 12
    I see as typifying Christ as His back was laid bare to be scourged taking our our punishment upon Himself

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