2 Chronicles 4:17
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New International Version
The king had them cast in clay molds in the plain of the Jordan between Sukkoth and Zarethan.

King James Bible
In the plain of Jordan did the king cast them, in the clay ground between Succoth and Zeredathah.

Darby Bible Translation
In the plain of the Jordan did the king cast them, in the clay-ground between Succoth and Zeredathah.

World English Bible
In the plain of the Jordan did the king cast them, in the clay ground between Succoth and Zeredah.

Young's Literal Translation
In the circuit of the Jordan hath the king cast them, in the thick soil of the ground, between Succoth and Zeredathah.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

In the clay ground - See on 1 Kings 7:46 (note). Some suppose that he did not actually cast those instruments at those places, but that he brought the clay from that quarter, as being the most proper for making moulds to cast in.

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clay ground [heb] thicknesses of the ground
Zeredathah

1 Kings 7:46 In the plain of Jordan did the king cast them, in the clay ground between Succoth and Zarthan.

Zarthan

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The Temple and Its Dedication
The long-cherished plan of David to erect a temple to the Lord, Solomon wisely carried out. For seven years Jerusalem was filled with busy workers engaged in leveling the chosen site, in building vast retaining walls, in laying broad foundations,--"great stones, costly stones, and hewed stones,"--in shaping the heavy timbers brought from the Lebanon forests, and in erecting the magnificent sanctuary. 1 Kings 5:17. Simultaneously with the preparation of wood and stone, to which task many thousands
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings

Chronicles
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
1 Kings 7:46
The king had them cast in clay molds in the plain of the Jordan between Sukkoth and Zarethan.

2 Chronicles 4:16
the pots, shovels, meat forks and all related articles. All the objects that Huram-Abi made for King Solomon for the temple of the LORD were of polished bronze.

2 Chronicles 4:18
All these things that Solomon made amounted to so much that the weight of the bronze could not be calculated.

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