1 Kings 7:3
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©HebrewStrong'sOrigin
It was paneledוְסָפֻ֣ן
5603: to cover, cover in, panela prim. root
with cedarבָּאֶ֗רֶז
730: a cedarfrom an unused word (729)
4605: above, upwardsfrom alah
the side chambersהַצְּלָעֹת֙
6763: rib, sidefrom an unused word
834: who, which, thata prim. pronoun
were on the 45אַרְבָּעִ֖ים
705: fortyfrom the same as arba
5982: a pillar, columnfrom amad
2568: fiveof uncertain derivation
in each row.הַטּֽוּר׃
2905: a rowfrom an unused word

KJV Lexicon
And it was covered
caphan  (saw-fan')
to hide by covering; specifically, to roof (passive participle as noun, a roof) or wainscot; figuratively, to reserve -- cieled, cover, seated.
with cedar
'erez  (eh-rez')
a cedar tree (from the tenacity of its roots) -- cedar (tree).
ma`al  (mah'al)
the upper part, used only adverbially with prefix upward, above, overhead, from the top, etc. -- above, exceeding(-ly), forward, on (very) high, over, up(-on, -ward), very.
upon the beams
tsela`  (tsay-law')
beam, board, chamber, corner, leaf, plank, rib, side (chamber).
that lay on forty
'arba`iym  (ar-baw-eem')
forty -- forty.
chamesh  (khaw-maysh')
five -- fif(-teen), fifth, five (apiece).
`ammuwd  (am-mood')
a column (as standing); also a stand, i.e. platform -- apiece, pillar.
`asar  (aw-sawr')
ten (only in combination), i.e. -teen; also (ordinal) -teenth -- (eigh-, fif-, four-, nine-, seven-, six-, thir-)teen(-th), + eleven(-th), + sixscore thousand, + twelve(-th).
in a row
tuwr  (toor)
a row; hence, a wall -- row.
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
It was paneled with cedar above the side chambers which were on the 45 pillars, 15 in each row.

King James Bible
And it was covered with cedar above upon the beams, that lay on forty five pillars, fifteen in a row.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
It was paneled above with cedar at the top of the chambers that rested on 45 pillars, 15 per row.

International Standard Version
There were 45 pillars paneled with cedar above the side chambers, with rows of fifteen pillars,

NET Bible
The roof above the beams supported by the pillars was also made of cedar; there were forty-five beams, fifteen per row.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The hall was covered with cedar above the side rooms, which were supported by 45 pillars

King James 2000 Bible
And it was covered with cedar above the beams, that lay on forty-five pillars, fifteen in a row.
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