New Living Translation
Men from the city of Gebal helped Solomon's and Hiram's builders prepare the timber and stone for the Temple.
King James Bible
And Solomon's builders and Hiram's builders did hew them, and the stonesquarers: so they prepared timber and stones to build the house.
Darby Bible Translation
And Solomon's builders and Hiram's builders and the Giblites hewed them, and prepared timber and stones to build the house.
World English Bible
Solomon's builders and Hiram's builders and the Gebalites did fashion them, and prepared the timber and the stones to build the house.
Young's Literal Translation
and the builders of Solomon, and the builders of Hiram, and the Giblites hew, and prepare the wood and the stones to build the house.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
5:18 Stone - squarers - Heb. the Giblites, the inhabitants of Gebel, a place near Zidon, famous for artificers and architects, Josh 13:5. These are here mentioned apart, distinct from the rest of Hiram's builders, as the most eminent of them.
the land of the Gebalites and all of the Lebanon mountain area to the east, from Baal-gad below Mount Hermon to Lebo-hamath;
1 Chronicles 22:2
So David gave orders to call together the foreigners living in Israel, and he assigned them the task of preparing finished stone for building the Temple of God.
Wise old craftsmen from Gebal did the caulking. Ships from every land came with goods to barter for your trade.
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