Exodus 38:1
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
6213 [e]וַיַּ֛עַשׂ
way-ya-‘aś
And He madeConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
853 [e]אֶת־
’eṯ-
-DirObjM
4196 [e]מִזְבַּ֥ח
miz-baḥ
the altarN-msc
5930 [e]הָעֹלָ֖ה
hā-‘ō-lāh
of burnt offeringArt | N-fs
6086 [e]עֲצֵ֣י
‘ă-ṣê
of woodN-mpc
7848 [e]שִׁטִּ֑ים
šiṭ-ṭîm;
acaciaN-fp
2568 [e]חָמֵשׁ֩
ḥā-mêš
fiveNumber-fs
520 [e]אַמּ֨וֹת
’am-mō-wṯ
its length [was]N-fp
753 [e]אָרְכּ֜וֹ
’ā-rə-kōw
cubitsN-msc | 3ms
2568 [e]וְחָֽמֵשׁ־
wə-ḥā-mêš-
and fiveConj-w | Number-fs
520 [e]אַמּ֤וֹת
’am-mō-wṯ
cubitsN-fp
7341 [e]רָחְבּוֹ֙
rā-ḥə-bōw
its widthN-msc | 3ms
7251 [e]רָב֔וּעַ
rā-ḇū-a‘,
[it was] squareV-Qal-QalPassPrtcpl-ms
7969 [e]וְשָׁלֹ֥שׁ
wə-šā-lōš
and threeConj-w | Number-fs
520 [e]אַמּ֖וֹת
’am-mō-wṯ
cubitsN-fp
6967 [e]קֹמָתֽוֹ׃
qō-mā-ṯōw.
its height [was]N-fsc | 3ms









Hebrew Texts
שמות 38:1 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיַּ֛עַשׂ אֶת־מִזְבַּ֥ח הָעֹלָ֖ה עֲצֵ֣י שִׁטִּ֑ים חָמֵשׁ֩ אַמֹּ֨ות אָרְכֹּ֜ו וְחָֽמֵשׁ־אַמֹּ֤ות רָחְבֹּו֙ רָב֔וּעַ וְשָׁלֹ֥שׁ אַמֹּ֖ות קֹמָתֹֽו׃

שמות 38:1 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויעש את־מזבח העלה עצי שטים חמש אמות ארכו וחמש־אמות רחבו רבוע ושלש אמות קמתו׃

שמות 38:1 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויעש את־מזבח העלה עצי שטים חמש אמות ארכו וחמש־אמות רחבו רבוע ושלש אמות קמתו׃

שמות 38:1 Hebrew Bible
ויעש את מזבח העלה עצי שטים חמש אמות ארכו וחמש אמות רחבו רבוע ושלש אמות קמתו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then he made the altar of burnt offering of acacia wood, five cubits long, and five cubits wide, square, and three cubits high.

King James Bible
And he made the altar of burnt offering of shittim wood: five cubits was the length thereof, and five cubits the breadth thereof; it was foursquare; and three cubits the height thereof.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Bezalel constructed the altar of burnt offering from acacia wood. It was square, 7 1/2 feet long and 7 1/2 feet wide, and was 4 1/2 feet high.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the altar. This altar consisted of four boards of shittim (acacia) wood, covered with brass, and hollow in the middle; but it is supposed to have been filled up with earth when used, for it is expressly said that the altar is to be of earth. As it was five cubits long and five cubits broad, and three cubits high, if the cubit be reckoned at

Exodus 27:1-8 And you shall make an altar of shittim wood, five cubits long, and …

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2 Chronicles 4:1 Moreover he made an altar of brass, twenty cubits the length thereof, …

Ezekiel 43:13-17 And these are the measures of the altar after the cubits: The cubit …

Romans 8:3,4 For what the law could not do, in that it was weak through the flesh, …

Romans 12:1 I beseech you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, that you …

Hebrews 3:1 Why, holy brothers, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the …

Hebrews 9:14 How much more shall the blood of Christ, who through the eternal …

Hebrews 13:10 We have an altar, whereof they have no right to eat which serve the tabernacle.

1 Peter 2:5 You also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy …

foursquare and three cubits the height thereof

Ezekiel 43:16 And the altar shall be twelve cubits long, twelve broad, square in …

John 6:37 All that the Father gives me shall come to me; and him that comes …

Hebrews 13:8 Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever.

Revelation 21:16 And the city lies foursquare, and the length is as large as the breadth: …

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