Exodus 40:6
New International Version
“Place the altar of burnt offering in front of the entrance to the tabernacle, the tent of meeting;

New Living Translation
Place the altar of burnt offering in front of the Tabernacle entrance.

English Standard Version
You shall set the altar of burnt offering before the door of the tabernacle of the tent of meeting,

Berean Study Bible
Place the altar of burnt offering in front of the entrance to the tabernacle, the Tent of Meeting.

King James Bible
And thou shalt set the altar of the burnt offering before the door of the tabernacle of the tent of the congregation.

New King James Version
Then you shall set the altar of the burnt offering before the door of the tabernacle of the tent of meeting.

New American Standard Bible
And you shall set the altar of burnt offering in front of the doorway of the tabernacle of the tent of meeting.

NASB 1995
“You shall set the altar of burnt offering in front of the doorway of the tabernacle of the tent of meeting.

NASB 1977
“And you shall set the altar of burnt offering in front of the doorway of the tabernacle of the tent of meeting.

Amplified Bible
You shall set the [bronze] altar of burnt offering in front of the doorway of the tabernacle of the Tent of Meeting.

Christian Standard Bible
Position the altar of burnt offering in front of the entrance to the tabernacle, the tent of meeting.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Position the altar of burnt offering in front of the entrance to the tabernacle, the tent of meeting.

American Standard Version
And thou shalt set the altar of burnt-offering before the door of the tabernacle of the tent of meeting.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And set the altar of burning before the door of the Time Tabernacle.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And thou shalt put the altar of burnt-offerings by the doors of the tabernacle of witness, and thou shalt set up the tabernacle round about, and thou shalt hallow all that belongs to it round about.

Contemporary English Version
Set the altar for burning sacrifices in front of the entrance to my tent.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And before it the altar of holocaust:

English Revised Version
And thou shalt set the altar of burnt offering before the door of the tabernacle of the tent of meeting.

Good News Translation
Put in front of the Tent the altar for burning offerings.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"Put the altar for burnt offerings in front of the entrance to the tent of meeting.

International Standard Version
You are to put the altar for burnt offerings in front of the doorway of the tent of the Tent of Meeting.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And thou shalt set the altar of burnt-offering before the door of the tabernacle of the tent of meeting.

Literal Standard Version
and have put the altar of the burnt-offering before the opening of the Dwelling Place of the Tent of Meeting,

NET Bible
You are to put the altar for the burnt offering in front of the entrance to the tabernacle, the tent of meeting.

New Heart English Bible
You shall set the altar of burnt offering before the door of the tabernacle of the Tent of Meeting.

World English Bible
"You shall set the altar of burnt offering before the door of the tabernacle of the Tent of Meeting.

Young's Literal Translation
and hast put the altar of the burnt-offering before the opening of the tabernacle of the tent of meeting,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Setting Up the Tabernacle
5Place the gold altar of incense in front of the ark of the Testimony, and hang the curtain at the entrance to the tabernacle. 6Place the altar of burnt offering in front of the entrance to the tabernacle, the Tent of Meeting. 7And place the basin between the Tent of Meeting and the altar, and put water in it.…

Cross References
Exodus 40:5
Place the gold altar of incense in front of the ark of the Testimony, and hang the curtain at the entrance to the tabernacle.

Exodus 40:7
And place the basin between the Tent of Meeting and the altar, and put water in it.

Exodus 40:29
He placed the altar of burnt offering near the entrance to the tabernacle, the Tent of Meeting, and offered on it the burnt offering and the grain offering, just as the LORD had commanded him.

2 Kings 16:14
He also took the bronze altar that stood before the LORD from the front of the temple (between the new altar and the house of the LORD) and he put it on the north side of the new altar.


Treasury of Scripture

And you shall set the altar of the burnt offering before the door of the tabernacle of the tent of the congregation.

Exodus 40:29
And he put the altar of burnt offering by the door of the tabernacle of the tent of the congregation, and offered upon it the burnt offering and the meat offering; as the LORD commanded Moses.

Exodus 27:1-8
And thou shalt make an altar of shittim wood, five cubits long, and five cubits broad; the altar shall be foursquare: and the height thereof shall be three cubits…

Exodus 38:1-7
And he made the altar of burnt offering of shittim wood: five cubits was the length thereof, and five cubits the breadth thereof; it was foursquare; and three cubits the height thereof…









(6) The altar of the burnt-offering.--See Exodus 27:1-8.

Verse 6. - The altar of burnt-offering. See Exodus 27:1-8; Exodus 38:1-7. Before the door of the tabernacle. In the court, directly in front of the entrance, but not close to it, since the place of the laver was between the entrance and the altar. See the next verse.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Place
וְנָ֣תַתָּ֔ה (wə·nā·ṯat·tāh)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 5414: To give, put, set

the altar
מִזְבַּ֣ח (miz·baḥ)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 4196: An altar

of burnt offering
הָעֹלָ֑ה (hā·‘ō·lāh)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 5930: Whole burnt offering

in front
לִפְנֵ֕י (lip̄·nê)
Preposition-l | Noun - common plural construct
Strong's 6440: The face

of the entrance
פֶּ֖תַח (pe·ṯaḥ)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 6607: An opening, door, entrance way

to the tabernacle,
מִשְׁכַּ֥ן (miš·kan)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 4908: A residence, the Tabernacle

the Tent
אֹֽהֶל־ (’ō·hel-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 168: A tent

of Meeting.
מוֹעֵֽד׃ (mō·w·‘êḏ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4150: Appointed time, place, or meeting


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