1 Kings 7:19 New International Version

19 The capitals on top of the pillars in the portico were in the shape of lilies, four cubits[1] high.

1 Kings 7:22 New International Version

22 The capitals on top were in the shape of lilies. And so the work on the pillars was completed.

1 Kings 7:26 New International Version

26 It was a handbreadth[2] in thickness, and its rim was like the rim of a cup, like a lily blossom. It held two thousand baths.[3]


[1] 7:19 That is, about 6 feet or about 1.8 meters; also in verse 38

[2] 7:26 That is, about 3 inches or about 7.5 centimeters

[3] 7:26 That is, about 12,000 gallons or about 44,000 liters; the Septuagint does not have this sentence.

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