Ezekiel 40:13
New International Version
Then he measured the gateway from the top of the rear wall of one alcove to the top of the opposite one; the distance was twenty-five cubits from one parapet opening to the opposite one.

New Living Translation
Then he measured the entire width of the gateway, measuring the distance between the back walls of facing guard alcoves; this distance was 43 3 / 4 feet.

English Standard Version
Then he measured the gate from the ceiling of the one side room to the ceiling of the other, a breadth of twenty-five cubits; the openings faced each other.

Berean Study Bible
Then he measured the gateway from the roof of one gate chamber to the roof of the opposite one; the distance was twenty-five cubits from doorway to doorway.

King James Bible
He measured then the gate from the roof of one little chamber to the roof of another: the breadth was five and twenty cubits, door against door.

New King James Version
Then he measured the gateway from the roof of one gate chamber to the roof of the other; the width was twenty-five cubits, as door faces door.

New American Standard Bible
And he measured the gate from the roof of the one guardroom to the roof of the other, a width of twenty-five cubits, from one door to the door opposite.

NASB 1995
He measured the gate from the roof of the one guardroom to the roof of the other, a width of twenty-five cubits from one door to the door opposite.

NASB 1977
And he measured the gate from the roof of the one guardroom to the roof of the other, a width of twenty-five cubits from one door to the door opposite.

Amplified Bible
He measured the gate from the roof of one guardroom to the roof of the other, a width of twenty-five cubits from one door to the opposite door.

Christian Standard Bible
Then he measured the gate from the roof of one recess to the roof of the opposite one; the distance was 43 3 /4 feet. The openings of the recesses faced each other.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then he measured the gateway from the roof of one recess to the roof of the opposite one; the distance was 43 3/4 feet. The openings of the recesses faced each other.

American Standard Version
And he measured the gate from the roof of the one lodge to the roof of the other, a breadth of five and twenty cubits; door against door.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he measured the gate from its roof to its roof, the width twenty and five cubits, and a gate next to a gate

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And he measured the gate from the wall of one chamber to the wall of the other chamber: the breadth was twenty-five cubits, the one gate over against the other gate.

Contemporary English Version
The man measured the distance from the back wall of one of these rooms to the same spot in the room directly across the passageway, and it was twelve and a half meters.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he measured the gate from the roof of one little chamber to the roof of another, in breadth five and twenty cubits: door against door.

English Revised Version
And he measured the gate from the roof of the one lodge to the roof of the other, a breadth of five and twenty cubits; door against door.

Good News Translation
Then he measured the distance from the back wall of one room to the back wall of the room across the passageway from it, and it was 42 feet.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
He measured the gateway from the top of one guardroom to the top of the opposite guardroom. It was 44 feet wide from one door to the opposite door.

International Standard Version
He measured the gate from the roof of the guardhouses to the roof of another at 25 cubits from doorway to opposite doorway.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And he measured the gate from the roof of the one cell to the roof of the other, a breadth of five and twenty cubits; door against door.

Literal Standard Version
And he measures the gate from the roof of the [one] little chamber to the roof of another; the breadth—twenty-five cubits, opening opposite opening.

NET Bible
He measured the gateway from the roof of one alcove to the roof of the other, a width of 43 3/4 feet from one entrance to the opposite one.

New Heart English Bible
He measured the gate from the ceiling of the one side-room to the ceiling of the other, a breadth of fourty-three feet one inch; the openings being opposite each other.

World English Bible
He measured the gate from the roof of the one lodge to the roof of the other, a breadth of twenty-five cubits; door against door.

Young's Literal Translation
And he measureth the gate from the roof of the one little chamber to the roof of another; the breadth twenty and five cubits, opening over-against opening.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The East Gate
12In front of each gate chamber was a wall one cubit high, and the gate chambers were six cubits square. 13Then he measured the gateway from the roof of one gate chamber to the roof of the opposite one; the distance was twenty-five cubits from doorway to doorway. 14Next he measured the gateposts to be sixty cubits high. The gateway extended around to the gatepost of the courtyard.…

Cross References
Ezekiel 40:12
In front of each gate chamber was a wall one cubit high, and the gate chambers were six cubits square.

Ezekiel 40:14
Next he measured the gateposts to be sixty cubits high. The gateway extended around to the gatepost of the courtyard.

Ezekiel 40:21
Its three gate chambers on each side, its side pillars, and its portico all had the same measurements as the first gate: fifty cubits long and twenty-five cubits wide.


Treasury of Scripture

He measured then the gate from the roof of one little chamber to the roof of another: the breadth was five and twenty cubits, door against door.

Ezekiel 40:25
And there were windows in it and in the arches thereof round about, like those windows: the length was fifty cubits, and the breadth five and twenty cubits.

Ezekiel 40:7
And every little chamber was one reed long, and one reed broad; and between the little chambers were five cubits; and the threshold of the gate by the porch of the gate within was one reed.

Ezekiel 40:12
The space also before the little chambers was one cubit on this side, and the space was one cubit on that side: and the little chambers were six cubits on this side, and six cubits on that side.









Verse 13. - The breadth of the gate from the roof of one little chamber or lodge to another, measuring from door to door, was five and twenty cubits, which were thus made up: 10 cubits of footway + 12 (2 × 6) cubits for the two guard-rooms + 3 (2 × say 1.5) cubits for the thickness of the two side walls = 25 cubits in all. According to ver. 42, the length of a hewn stone was one cubit and a half. The doors from which the measurements were taken must have been in the side walls at the back of the guard- looms.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Then he measured
וַיָּ֣מָד (way·yā·māḏ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 4058: To stretch, to measure, to be extended

the gateway
הַשַּׁ֗עַר (haš·ša·‘ar)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 8179: An opening, door, gate

from the roof
מִגַּ֤ג (mig·gaḡ)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 1406: A roof, the top of an altar

of a gate chamber
הַתָּא֙ (hat·tā)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 8372: A chamber

to the roof
לְגַגּ֔וֹ (lə·ḡag·gōw)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 1406: A roof, the top of an altar

of the opposite one;
רֹ֕חַב (rō·ḥaḇ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 7341: Breadth, width

[the distance was] twenty-five
עֶשְׂרִ֥ים (‘eś·rîm)
Number - common plural
Strong's 6242: Twenty, twentieth

cubits
אַמּ֑וֹת (’am·mō·wṯ)
Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 520: A mother, a cubit, a door-base

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

to
נֶ֥גֶד (ne·ḡeḏ)
Preposition
Strong's 5048: A front, part opposite, a counterpart, mate, over against, before

doorway.
פָּֽתַח׃ (pā·ṯaḥ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6607: An opening, door, entrance way


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