26 (A)Solomon had [a]40,000 stalls of horses for his chariots, and 12,000 horsemen.

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  1. 1 Kings 4:26 One ms reads 4000, cf 2 Chr 9:25

26 (A)Now Solomon gathered chariots and horsemen; and he had 1,400 chariots and 12,000 horsemen, and he [a]stationed them in the (B)chariot cities and with the king in Jerusalem. 27 (C)The king made silver as common as stones in Jerusalem, and he made cedars as plentiful as sycamore trees that are in the [b]lowland. 28 (D)Also Solomon’s import of horses was from Egypt and Kue, and the king’s merchants procured them from Kue for a price. 29 A chariot [c]was imported from Egypt for 600 shekels of silver, and a horse for 150; and [d]by the same means they exported them (E)to all the kings of the Hittites and to the kings of the Arameans.

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  1. 1 Kings 10:26 So with ancient versions; Heb led
  2. 1 Kings 10:27 Heb Shephelah
  3. 1 Kings 10:29 Lit came up and went out from
  4. 1 Kings 10:29 Lit in like manner by their hand

Some [a]boast in chariots and some in (A)horses,
But (B)we [b]will boast in the name of the Lord, our God.

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  1. Psalm 20:7 Or praise chariots, or trust, or are strong through
  2. Psalm 20:7 Lit make mention of; or praise the name

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