The Meaning of 1 Chronicles 29:4 Explained

1 Chronicles 29:4

KJV: Even three thousand talents of gold, of the gold of Ophir, and seven thousand talents of refined silver, to overlay the walls of the houses withal:

YLT: three thousand talents of gold, of the gold of Ophir, and seven thousand talents of refined silver, to overlay the walls of the houses,

Darby: three thousand talents of gold, of the gold of Ophir, and seven thousand talents of refined silver, to overlay the walls of the houses;

ASV: even three thousand talents of gold, of the gold of Ophir, and seven thousand talents of refined silver, wherewith to overlay the walls of the houses;

What does 1 Chronicles 29:4 Mean?

Chapter Summary: 1 Chronicles 29

1  David, by his example and entreaty
6  causes the princes and people to offer willingly
10  David's thanksgiving and prayer
20  The people, having blessed God, and sacrificed, make Solomon king
26  David's reign and death

What do the individual words in 1 Chronicles 29:4 mean?

Three thousand talents of gold of the gold of Ophir and seven talents of silver refined to overlay the walls of the houses
שְׁלֹ֧שֶׁת אֲלָפִ֛ים כִּכְּרֵ֥י זָהָ֖ב מִזְּהַ֣ב אוֹפִ֑יר וְשִׁבְעַ֨ת כִּכַּר־ כֶּ֙סֶף֙ מְזֻקָּ֔ק לָט֖וּחַ קִיר֥וֹת הַבָּתִּֽים

שְׁלֹ֧שֶׁת  Three 
Parse: Number, masculine singular construct
Root: מִשְׁלֹשׁ 
Sense: three, triad.
אֲלָפִ֛ים  thousand 
Parse: Number, masculine plural
Root: אֶלֶף 
Sense: a thousand.
כִּכְּרֵ֥י  talents 
Parse: Noun, feminine plural construct
Root: כִּכָּר  
Sense: round.
זָהָ֖ב  of  gold 
Parse: Noun, masculine singular
Root: זָהָב  
Sense: gold.
מִזְּהַ֣ב  of  the  gold 
Parse: Preposition-m, Noun, masculine singular construct
Root: זָהָב  
Sense: gold.
אוֹפִ֑יר  of  Ophir 
Parse: Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: אֹופִיר 
Sense: eleventh son of Joktan.
וְשִׁבְעַ֨ת  and  seven 
Parse: Conjunctive waw, Number, masculine singular construct
Root: שֶׁבַע  
Sense: seven (cardinal number).
כִּכַּר־  talents 
Parse: Noun, feminine singular construct
Root: כִּכָּר  
Sense: round.
כֶּ֙סֶף֙  of  silver 
Parse: Noun, masculine singular
Root: כֶּסֶף  
Sense: silver, money.
מְזֻקָּ֔ק  refined 
Parse: Verb, Pual, Participle, masculine singular
Root: זָקַק  
Sense: to purify, distil, strain, refine.
לָט֖וּחַ  to  overlay 
Parse: Preposition-l, Verb, Qal, Infinitive construct
Root: טוּחַ 
Sense: to spread over, overlay, plaster, cover over, coat, besmear.
קִיר֥וֹת  the  walls 
Parse: Noun, masculine plural construct
Root: קִיר  
Sense: wall, side.
הַבָּתִּֽים  of  the  houses 
Parse: Article, Noun, masculine plural
Root: בַּיִת 
Sense: house.

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