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tabernacle . Hebrew. mishkan, the place of God's presence or habitation. Compare Exodus 26:7 . See App-40 .
ten . See App-10 .
of cunning work = the work of a skilful weaver. Probably working both sides alike, whereas the embroiderer worked only one side.
cubits . See App-51 .
coupled together . Like the five commandments on the two tables. See on Exodus 20:0 .
taches = hooks.
curtains . These were for the upper covering forming the tent.
covering = Hebrew. 'ohel, tent ( App-40 ).
tabernacle . Hebrew. mishkan = dwelling place ( App-40 ).
make . Hebrew adds "them", as being distinct from the former.
brass . See note on Exodus 25:3 .
tent . Hebrew. 'ohel, tent ( App-40 ).
tabernacle . Hebrew. mishkan ( App-40 ).
side . Neb. Fad. See note on Exodus 25:32 .
side = Hebrew. pe ' ah = region.
side . Hebrew. zela ` = rib.
silver . See note on "brass", Exodus 27:1
sides . Hebrew. yarkah = hinder side.
And they shall be . So some codices, and Samaritan Pentateuch; but Hebrew text reads, "that they may be. "
bars . Hebrew. beriah, from barah, to pass, or shoot.
side. Hebrew. zela = rib.
bars . This is omitted in Severus Codex ( App-34 ).
shall reach = passing, or shooting.
rear up = erect, or put together.
fashion = regulation, or manner.
vail . Hebrew. paroketh (not masak, as in Exodus 26:36 ), means to separate. Compare Hebrews 6:10 ; Hebrews 9:3 .Matthew 27:51 .Mark 15:38 . Luke 23:46 .
shall it be made. The Sevir ( App-34 ) reading is "shalt thou make it", with other codices, Samaritan Pentateuch, Septuagint, Syriac, and Vulgate.
within the vaiL See Hebrews 9:3 , Hebrews 9:8 , Hebrews 9:24 , Hebrews 9:25 .
the holy place . See note on Exodus 3:5 .Hebrews 9:11 , Hebrews 9:12 .
the most holy. Hebrew "holy of holies. "Figure of speech Polyptoton ( App-6 ). See note on Exodus 3:5 .
candlestick = lampstand.
hanging . Hebrew. misak, a covering to hide (Compare Exodus 26:31 ) not the paroketh of Exodus 26:31 . No cherubim woven on this; and sockets of pillars of brass, instead of gold or silver. See note on Exodus 26:17 .
door = entrance.
hooks = pegs, pins, or nails.
brass . See note on Exodus 26:17 , and Exodus 25:3 .
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Bullinger, Ethelbert William. "Commentary on Exodus 26". "E.W. Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". https://www.studylight.org/
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