1 Kings 7:26 New International Version

26  It was a handbreadth[1] in thickness, and its rim was like the rim of a cup, like a lily blossom. It held two thousand baths.[2]

1 Kings 7:38 New International Version

38  He then made ten bronze basins, each holding forty baths[3] and measuring four cubits across, one basin to go on each of the ten stands.


[1] 7:26 That is, about 3 inches or about 7.5 centimeters

[2] 7:26 That is, about 12,000 gallons or about 44,000 liters; the Septuagint does not have this sentence.

[3] 7:38 That is, about 240 gallons or about 880 liters

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