1 Kings 5:15
Parallel Verses
King James Version
And Solomon had threescore and ten thousand that bare burdens, and fourscore thousand hewers in the mountains;

Darby Bible Translation
And Solomon had seventy thousand that bore burdens, and eighty thousand stone-masons in the mountains;

World English Bible
Solomon had seventy thousand who bore burdens, and eighty thousand who were stone cutters in the mountains;

Young's Literal Translation
And king Solomon hath seventy thousand bearing burdens, and eighty thousand hewing in the mountain,

1 Kings 5:15 Parallel
Commentary
Geneva Study Bible

And Solomon had threescore and ten thousand that bare burdens, and fourscore thousand hewers in the mountains;1 Kings 5:15 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Kings
The book[1] of Kings is strikingly unlike any modern historical narrative. Its comparative brevity, its curious perspective, and-with some brilliant exceptions--its relative monotony, are obvious to the most cursory perusal, and to understand these things is, in large measure, to understand the book. It covers a period of no less than four centuries. Beginning with the death of David and the accession of Solomon (1 Kings i., ii.) it traverses his reign with considerable fulness (1 Kings iii.-xi.),
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Joshua 9:21
And the princes said unto them, Let them live; but let them be hewers of wood and drawers of water unto all the congregation; as the princes had promised them.

1 Kings 9:20
And all the people that were left of the Amorites, Hittites, Perizzites, Hivites, and Jebusites, which were not of the children of Israel,

2 Chronicles 2:2
And Solomon told out threescore and ten thousand men to bear burdens, and fourscore thousand to hew in the mountain, and three thousand and six hundred to oversee them.

2 Chronicles 2:17
And Solomon numbered all the strangers that were in the land of Israel, after the numbering wherewith David his father had numbered them; and they were found an hundred and fifty thousand and three thousand and six hundred.

2 Chronicles 2:18
And he set threescore and ten thousand of them to be bearers of burdens, and fourscore thousand to be hewers in the mountain, and three thousand and six hundred overseers to set the people a work.

Jump to Previous
Bare Bore Burdens Carriers Country Cutters Eighty Fourscore Hewers Hewing Hill Hills Mountain Mountains Seventy Solomon Stone Stonecutters Ten Thousand Threescore Transport Work
Jump to Next
Bare Bore Burdens Carriers Country Cutters Eighty Fourscore Hewers Hewing Hill Hills Mountain Mountains Seventy Solomon Stone Stonecutters Ten Thousand Threescore Transport Work
Links
1 Kings 5:15 NIV
1 Kings 5:15 NLT
1 Kings 5:15 ESV
1 Kings 5:15 NASB
1 Kings 5:15 KJV

1 Kings 5:15 Bible Apps
1 Kings 5:15 Biblia Paralela
1 Kings 5:15 Chinese Bible
1 Kings 5:15 French Bible
1 Kings 5:15 German Bible

1 Kings 5:15 Commentaries

Bible Hub
1 Kings 5:14
Top of Page
Top of Page