1 Kings 6:5
Text Analysis
1129 [e]וַיִּבֶן֩
And he builtConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
5921 [e]עַל־
7023 [e]קִ֨יר
the wallN-msc
1004 [e]הַבַּ֤יִת
of the templeArt | N-ms
-Noun - masculine singular N-ms
3326 [e](יָצִ֙יעַ֙)
5439 [e]סָבִ֔יב
all aroundAdv
853 [e]אֶת־
7023 [e]קִיר֤וֹת
[against] the wallsN-mpc
1004 [e]הַבַּ֙יִת֙
of the templeArt | N-ms
5439 [e]סָבִ֔יב
all aroundAdv
1964 [e]לַֽהֵיכָ֖ל
the sanctuaryPrep-l, Art | N-ms
1687 [e]וְלַדְּבִ֑יר
and the inner sanctuaryConj-w, Prep-l, Art | N-ms
6213 [e]וַיַּ֥עַשׂ
thus he madeConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
6763 [e]צְלָע֖וֹת
side chambersN-fp
5439 [e]סָבִֽיב׃
all around itAdv

Hebrew Texts
מלכים א 6:5 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיִּבֶן֩ עַל־קִ֨יר הַבַּ֤יִת [יָצֹועַ כ] (יָצִ֙יעַ֙ ק) סָבִ֔יב אֶת־קִירֹ֤ות הַבַּ֙יִת֙ סָבִ֔יב לַֽהֵיכָ֖ל וְלַדְּבִ֑יר וַיַּ֥עַשׂ צְלָעֹ֖ות סָבִֽיב׃

מלכים א 6:5 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויבן על־קיר הבית [יצוע כ] (יציע ק) סביב את־קירות הבית סביב להיכל ולדביר ויעש צלעות סביב׃

מלכים א 6:5 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויבן על־קיר הבית [יצוע כ] (יציע ק) סביב את־קירות הבית סביב להיכל ולדביר ויעש צלעות סביב׃

מלכים א 6:5 Hebrew Bible
ויבן על קיר הבית יצוע סביב את קירות הבית סביב להיכל ולדביר ויעש צלעות סביב׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Against the wall of the house he built stories encompassing the walls of the house around both the nave and the inner sanctuary; thus he made side chambers all around.

King James Bible
And against the wall of the house he built chambers round about, against the walls of the house round about, both of the temple and of the oracle: and he made chambers round about:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He then built a chambered structure along the temple wall, encircling the walls of the temple, that is, the sanctuary and the inner sanctuary. And he made side chambers all around.
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against. or, upon, or joining to.

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chambers [heb] floors These appear to have been what we should now call corridors or galleries; in which were apartments for the use of the priests. They consisted of three stories, and increased one cubit in breadth in every story, the wall of the temple being two cubits thicker at the bottom than at the top; and where the wall diminished, a rest was thus formed for the beams of the chambers to lodge upon.


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chambers [heb] ribs

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