KJV LexiconOver against
conjunction, i.e. society; mostly adverb or preposition (with prepositional prefix), near, beside, along with -- (over) against, at, beside, hard by, in points.
something enclosing, i.e. a margin (of a region, of a panel); concretely, a stronghold -- border, close place, hole.
shall the rings
a seal (as sunk into the wax), i.e. signet (for sealing); hence (generally) a ring of any kind -- ring.
be for places
a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.)
of the staves
separation; by implication, a part of the body, branch of a tree, bar for carrying; figuratively, chief of a city; especially (with prepositional prefix) as an adverb, apart, only, besides -- alone, apart, bar, besides, branch, by self, of each alike, except, only, part, staff, strength.
to lift, in a great variety of applications, literal and figurative, absol. and rel. (as follows)
a table (as spread out); by implication, a meal -- table.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
"The rings shall be close to the rim as holders for the poles to carry the table.
King James Bible
Over against the border shall the rings be for places of the staves to bear the table.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
The rings should be next to the frame as holders for the poles to carry the table.
International Standard Version
The rings are to be close to the rim as holders for the poles to carry the table.
The rings are to be close to the frame to provide places for the poles to carry the table.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
The rings are to be close to the rim. They are to hold the poles for carrying the table.
King James 2000 Bible
Close to the border shall the rings be for places for the poles to bear the table.
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