New International Version
(The porticoes of the gateways around the inner court were twenty-five cubits wide and five cubits deep.)
King James Bible
And the arches round about were five and twenty cubits long, and five cubits broad.
Darby Bible Translation
And there were projections round about, twenty-five cubits long, and five cubits broad.
World English Bible
There were arches all around, twenty-five cubits long, and five cubits broad.
Young's Literal Translation
As to the arches all round about, the length is five and twenty cubits, and the breadth five cubits;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
And the arches round about were five and twenty cubits long - That the five cubits broad should be read twenty-five is evident from Ezekiel 40:21, Ezekiel 40:25, Ezekiel 40:29, Ezekiel 40:33, and Ezekiel 40:36, The word ועשרים veesrim, twenty, has probably been lost out of the text. Indeed the whole verse is wanting in two of Kennicott's MSS., one of De Rossi's, and one of mine, (Cod. B.) It has been added in the margin of mine by a later hand. It is reported to have been anciently wanting in many MSS.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
the arches These are supposed to have been built over the spaces which separated the little chambers, or porters' lodges.
broad [heb] breadth
LibraryThe Parts of the City. Sion. The Upper City: which was on the North Part.
There is one who asserts Jerusalem to stand on seven hills; but whether upon a reason more light, or more obscure, is not easy to say. "The whale showed Jonah (saith he) the Temple of the Lord, as it is said, 'I went down to the bottom of the mountains': whence we learn that Jerusalem was seated upon seven mountains." One may sooner almost prove the thing itself, than approve of his argument. Let him enjoy his argument to himself; we must fetch the situation elsewhere. "The city itself (saith Josephus) …
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica
The Holy City; Or, the New Jerusalem:
The alcoves and the projecting walls inside the gateway were surmounted by narrow parapet openings all around, as was the portico; the openings all around faced inward. The faces of the projecting walls were decorated with palm trees.
Its alcoves--three on each side--its projecting walls and its portico had the same measurements as those of the first gateway. It was fifty cubits long and twenty-five cubits wide.
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