24 And under the brim of it were knops like wild cucumbers compassing it round about, ten in one cubit, compassing the sea (A)round about: and the two rows of knops were cast, when it was molten.

25 It stood on twelve bulls, three looking toward the North, and three toward the West, and three toward the South, and three toward the East: and the sea stood above upon them, and all their hinder parts were inward.

26 It was [a]an handbreadth thick, and the brim thereof was like the work of the brim of a cup with flowers of lilies: it contained two thousand [b]baths.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Kings 7:26 Or, a span.
  2. 1 Kings 7:26 Bath and Ephah seem to be both one measure, Ezek. 45:11, every bath contained about ten pottles.