Exodus 27:20
Text Analysis
859 [e]וְאַתָּ֞ה
And youConj-w | Pro-2ms
6680 [e]תְּצַוֶּ֣ה ׀
shall commandV-Piel-Imperf-2ms
853 [e]אֶת־
1121 [e]בְּנֵ֣י
the sonsN-mpc
3478 [e]יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל
of IsraelN-proper-ms
3947 [e]וְיִקְח֨וּ
that they bringConj-w | V-Qal-ConjImperf-3mp
413 [e]אֵלֶ֜יךָ
youPrep | 2ms
8081 [e]שֶׁ֣מֶן
2132 [e]זַ֥יִת
of olivesN-ms
2134 [e]זָ֛ךְ
3795 [e]כָּתִ֖ית
3974 [e]לַמָּא֑וֹר
for the lightPrep-l, Art | N-ms
5927 [e]לְהַעֲלֹ֥ת
to cause to burnPrep-l | V-Hifil-Inf
5216 [e]נֵ֖ר
the lampN-msc
8548 [e]תָּמִֽיד׃

Hebrew Texts
שמות 27:20 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְאַתָּ֞ה תְּצַוֶּ֣ה ׀ אֶת־בְּנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל וְיִקְח֨וּ אֵלֶ֜יךָ שֶׁ֣מֶן זַ֥יִת זָ֛ךְ כָּתִ֖ית לַמָּאֹ֑ור לְהַעֲלֹ֥ת נֵ֖ר תָּמִֽיד׃

שמות 27:20 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ואתה תצוה ׀ את־בני ישראל ויקחו אליך שמן זית זך כתית למאור להעלת נר תמיד׃

שמות 27:20 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ואתה תצוה ׀ את־בני ישראל ויקחו אליך שמן זית זך כתית למאור להעלת נר תמיד׃

שמות 27:20 Hebrew Bible
ואתה תצוה את בני ישראל ויקחו אליך שמן זית זך כתית למאור להעלת נר תמיד׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"You shall charge the sons of Israel, that they bring you clear oil of beaten olives for the light, to make a lamp burn continually.

King James Bible
And thou shalt command the children of Israel, that they bring thee pure oil olive beaten for the light, to cause the lamp to burn always.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You are to command the Israelites to bring you pure oil from crushed olives for the light, in order to keep the lamp burning continually.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

pure oil olive beaten. That is, such oil as could be easily expressed from the olives, after they had been bruised in a mortar; and which is much purer than that obtained after the olives are put under the press.

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Zechariah 4:11-14 Then answered I, and said to him, What are these two olive trees …

Revelation 11:4 These are the two olive trees, and the two candlesticks standing …

for the light

Exodus 25:31-37 And you shall make a candlestick of pure gold: of beaten work shall …

to cause the lamp. Josephus says, that the whole of the seven lamps burned all night; and that in the morning four were extinguished, and three burned the whole of the day. Such might have been the practice in his time; but it appears sufficiently evident from ch.

Exodus 30:8 And when Aaron lights the lamps at even, he shall burn incense on …

1 Samuel 3:3 And ere the lamp of God went out in the temple of the LORD, where …

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