Ezekiel 40:26
New International Version
Seven steps led up to it, with its portico opposite them; it had palm tree decorations on the faces of the projecting walls on each side.

New Living Translation
This gateway also had a stairway of seven steps leading up to it, and an entry room at the inner end, and palm tree decorations along the dividing walls.

English Standard Version
And there were seven steps leading up to it, and its vestibule was before them, and it had palm trees on its jambs, one on either side.

Berean Study Bible
Seven steps led up to it, and its portico was opposite them; it had palm trees on its side pillars, one on each side.

King James Bible
And there were seven steps to go up to it, and the arches thereof were before them: and it had palm trees, one on this side, and another on that side, upon the posts thereof.

New King James Version
Seven steps led up to it, and its archway was in front of them; and it had palm trees on its gateposts, one on this side and one on that side.

New American Standard Bible
There were seven steps going up to it, and its porches were in front of them; and it had palm tree decorations on its side pillars, one on each side.

NASB 1995
There were seven steps going up to it, and its porches were in front of them; and it had palm tree ornaments on its side pillars, one on each side.

NASB 1977
And there were seven steps going up to it, and its porches were in front of them; and it had palm tree ornaments on its side pillars, one on each side.

Amplified Bible
There were seven steps going up to the gate, and its porches were in front of them; and it had palm tree decorations [carved] on its side pillars, one on each side.

Christian Standard Bible
Its stairway had seven steps, and its portico was ahead of them. It had palm trees on its jambs, one on each side.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Its stairway had seven steps, and its portico was ahead of them. It had palm trees on its pilasters, one on each side.

American Standard Version
And there were seven steps to go up to it, and the arches thereof were before them; and it had palm-trees, one on this side, and another on that side, upon the posts thereof.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And with seven steps going up to it, and a vestibule was before it, and palm trees were with it, one from here and one from there, by its gate posts

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And it had seven steps, and porches within: and it had palm-trees on the posts, one on one side, and one on the other side.

Contemporary English Version
Seven steps led up to the gate; the entrance room was at the far end of the passageway and faced the courtyard of the temple. Carvings of palm trees decorated the walls along the passageway.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And there were seven steps to go up to it: and a porch before the doors thereof: and there were graven palm trees, one on this side, and another on that side in the front thereof.

English Revised Version
And there were seven steps to go up to it, and the arches thereof were before them: and it had palm trees, one on this side, and another on that side, upon the posts thereof.

Good News Translation
Seven steps led up to it, and its entrance room was also at the end facing the courtyard. There were palm trees carved on the inner walls that faced the passageway.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Seven steps went up to it and led to its entrance hall. Pictures of palm trees were carved on the recessed walls, one picture on each side.

International Standard Version
Seven steps led up to it, with a porch in front of them. Palm tree ornaments were engraved on its side pillars, one on each side.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And there were seven steps to go up to it, and the arches thereof were before them; and it had palm-trees, one on this side, and another on that side, upon the posts thereof.

Literal Standard Version
and seven steps [are] its ascent, and its arches [are] before them, and palm-trees [are] in it, one on this side and one on that side, on its posts;

NET Bible
There were seven steps going up to it; its porches were in front of them. It had decorative palm trees on its jambs, one on either side.

New Heart English Bible
There were seven steps to go up to it, and its porches were in front of them; and it had palm trees on its jambs, one on either side.

World English Bible
There were seven steps to go up to it, and its arches were before them; and it had palm trees, one on this side, and another on that side, on its posts.

Young's Literal Translation
and seven steps are its ascent, and its arches are before them, and palm-trees are to it, one on this side, and one on that side, at its posts;

Additional Translations ...
Context
The South Gate
25Both the gateway and its portico had windows all around, like the other windows. It was fifty cubits long and twenty-five cubits wide. 26Seven steps led up to it, and its portico was opposite them; it had palm trees on its side pillars, one on each side. 27The inner court also had a gate facing south, and he measured the distance from gateway to gateway toward the south to be a hundred cubits.…

Cross References
Ezekiel 40:6
Then he came to the gate facing east and climbed its steps. He measured the threshold of the gate to be one rod deep.

Ezekiel 40:16
The gate chambers and their side pillars had beveled windows all around the inside of the gateway. The porticos also had windows all around on the inside. Each side pillar was decorated with palm trees.

Ezekiel 40:22
Its windows, portico, and palm trees had the same measurements as those of the gate facing east. Seven steps led up to it, with its portico opposite them.

Ezekiel 40:31
Its portico faced the outer court, and its side pillars were decorated with palm trees. Eight steps led up to it.


Treasury of Scripture

And there were seven steps to go up to it, and the arches thereof were before them: and it had palm trees, one on this side, and another on that side, on the posts thereof.

seven

Ezekiel 40:6,22,29
Then came he unto the gate which looketh toward the east, and went up the stairs thereof, and measured the threshold of the gate, which was one reed broad; and the other threshold of the gate, which was one reed broad…

2 Peter 3:18
But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and for ever. Amen.

palm trees

Ezekiel 40:16,22
And there were narrow windows to the little chambers, and to their posts within the gate round about, and likewise to the arches: and windows were round about inward: and upon each post were palm trees…

Psalm 92:12
The righteous shall flourish like the palm tree: he shall grow like a cedar in Lebanon.

Song of Solomon 7:7,8
This thy stature is like to a palm tree, and thy breasts to clusters of grapes











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Seven
שִׁבְעָה֙ (šiḇ·‘āh)
Number - masculine singular
Strong's 7651: Seven, seven times, a week, an indefinite number

steps
וּמַעֲל֤וֹת (ū·ma·‘ă·lō·wṯ)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 4609: Elevation, the act, the condition, a climactic progression

led up to it,
עֹֽלוֹתָ֔יו (‘ō·lō·w·ṯāw)
Noun - feminine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 5930: Whole burnt offering

and its portico
וְאֵֽלַמָּ֖יו (wə·’ê·lam·māw)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 361: A pillar-space, a pale

was opposite them;
לִפְנֵיהֶ֑ם (lip̄·nê·hem)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 6440: The face

it had palm trees
וְתִמֹרִ֣ים (wə·ṯi·mō·rîm)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 8561: A palm-like pilaster

on
אֶל־ (’el-)
Preposition
Strong's 413: Near, with, among, to

its side pillars,
אֵילָֽיו׃ (’ê·lāw)
Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 352: Strength, strong, a chief, a ram, a pilaster, an oak, strong tree

one
אֶחָ֥ד (’e·ḥāḏ)
Number - masculine singular
Strong's 259: United, one, first

on each side.
מִפּ֛וֹ (mip·pōw)
Preposition-m | Adverb
Strong's 6311: This place, here


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