3 Tell Tyre, who dwells at the entrances to the sea as a merchant traveling to many coastlands, this is what the Lord God says.
Tyre, you say, “I am a perfect beauty.” 4 Your borders were in the heart of the sea. Your builders perfected your beauty. 5 They built for you a double-decked ship,[a] made of fir[b] from Senir. They took a cedar from Lebanon to make a mast for you.
Ezekiel 27:5Or a ship with a double hull. The Hebrew word indicates that the planks were double. The meaning of many of the nautical terms in this section is uncertain.
Ezekiel 27:5The identification of some of the types of trees is uncertain.
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