the name of. Figure of speech Pleonasm. See note on Psalms 20:1.
an house for his kingdom. This is described in 1Ki 7, which is complementary to 2 Chronicles 8:1.
And Solomon, &c. The 11th Seder ends here. See note on p. 366.
men. Hebrew. "ish. App-14.
three thousand and six hundred. Compare 1 Kings 5:16.
As = according as.
even so deal with me. Figure of speech Ellipsis (absolute). App-6.
Behold. Figure of speech Asterismos.
God. Hebrew. Elohim. App-4.
sweet incense = incense of spices.
the continual shewbread. See note on Exodus 25:30; Exodus 40:4.
great. In magnificence, not in size. Not for People; but, for Jehovah"s presence with them.
who is able . . . ? Figure of speech Erotesis.
heaven and heaven of heavens. Figure of speech Polyptoton. App-6.
cunning = clever, or skilful. See note on 1 Chronicles 22:15; 1 Chronicles 25:7, and Exodus 26:1.
and. Note the Figure of speech Polysyndeton.
can skill = know how.
fir = cypress.
algum. See note on 1 Kings 10:11.
wonderful great. Hebrew "great and wonderful". Figure of speech Hendiadys (App-6) = great, yea, wonderfully great.
I will give to thy servants. No discrepancy here with 1 Kings 5:11. There the allowance was for Hiram"s household at Tyre; here for Hiram"s labourers in Lebanon.
beaten wheat: i.e. wheat prepared for food.
baths. See App-51.
heaven and earth. See note on Deuteronomy 4:26.
a woman . . . of Dan. By birth. In 1 Kings 7:14, a widow . . . of Naphtali. By marriage. No discrepancy, as alleged.
floats = rafts.
the strangers. See note on 2 Samuel 12:31, and compare 1 Chronicles 22:2.
set . . . a work = keep the people at work.
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