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E.W. Bullinger's Companion Bible Notes
Exodus 36



Verse 1

wise hearted. See note on Exodus 35:5.

the LORD. Hebrew. Jehovah. App-4.

Verse 2

man. Hebrew "ish (App-14.)

heart stirred. See note on Exodus 35:5.

Verse 3

offering = Hebrew. terumah = heave offering. See not on Exodus 29:27, and App-43.

free offerings. Hebrew. neddbah. App-43.

Verse 8

curtains (Exodus 26:1), fifteen in all (with the ark in the centre), divided into twelve (U) and three (U).

tabernacle. Hebrew. mishkan. See App-40.

fine twined linen. See Exodus 35:23.

cunning work. See note on Exodus 26:1.

Verse 9

cubits. See App-51.

Verse 11

side. Hebrew. saphah. = edge.

Verse 13

taches. Hooks, pins, or clasps. In Eastern tents, curtains not sewn together, but pinned with wooden pins. Here made of gold.

tabernacle = habitation. Hebrew. mishkan. App-40.

Verse 18

brass. See note on Exodus 25:3.

Verse 23

side. Hebrew. pe"ah, quarter or part.

Verse 24

sockets of silver. See note on Exodus 27:10

Verse 25

side. Hebrew zel"a-rib, or corresponding side.

Verse 27

sides. Hebrew yarek = hinder side.

Verse 29

at. Some codices, with Samaritan Pentateuch and Targum of Onkelos, read "upon".

Verse 32

boards of the tabernacle. Some codices, with Samaritan Pentateuch, Targum of Onkelos, and The Targum of Jonathan ben Uzziel read "boards of the side of the tabernacle". Compare Exodus 26:27.

Verse 34

places = receptacles.

Verse 37

tabernacle = tent. Hebrew. "ohel. App-40.

door = entrance. Hebrew. pitath.

Verse 38

fillets = cross or connecting rods.

sockets . . . brass. See note on Exodus 27:10.


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Bullinger, Ethelbert William. "Commentary on Exodus 36:4". "E.W. Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". 1909-1922.

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