1 Kings 5:17

The king commanded, and they hewed out great stones, costly stones, to lay the foundation of the house with worked stone.

Alternate Versions of 1 Kings 5-17

A Conservative Version: 1 Kings 5:17
And the king commanded, and they hewed out great stones, costly stones, to lay the foundation of the house with shaped stone.

American Standard Version: 1 Kings 5:17
And the king commanded, and they hewed out great stones, costly stones, to lay the foundation of the house with wrought stone.

Bible in Basic English: 1 Kings 5:17
By the king's orders great stones, stones of high price, were cut out, so that the base of the house might be made of squared stone.

Darby English Bible: 1 Kings 5:17
And the king commanded, and they brought great stones, costly stones, hewn stones, to lay the foundation of the house.

King James Version: 1 Kings 5:17
And the king commanded, and they brought great stones, costly stones, and hewed stones, to lay the foundation of the house.

King James Version (UK): 1 Kings 5:17
And the king commanded, and they brought great stones, costly stones, and hewed stones, to lay the foundation of the house.

Webster's: 1 Kings 5:17
And the king commanded, and they brought great stones, costly stones, and hewed stones, to lay the foundation of the house.

Youngs Literal Translation: 1 Kings 5:17
And the king commandeth, and they bring great stones, precious stone, to lay the foundation of the house, hewn stones;

Verses Related to 1 Kings 5-17

1 Kings 6:7
The house, when it was in building, was built of stone made ready at the quarry; and there was neither hammer nor axe nor any tool of iron heard in the house, while it was in building.

1 Kings 7:9
All these were of costly stones, even of hewn stone, according to measure, sawed with saws, inside and outside, even from the foundation to the coping, and so on the outside to the great court.

1 Chronicles 22:2
David commanded to gather together the foreigners who were in the land of Israel; and he set masons to hew worked stones to build the house of God.

Isaiah 28:16
therefore thus says the Lord Yahweh, Behold, I lay in Zion for a foundation a stone, a tried stone, a precious corner -[stone] of sure foundation: he who believes shall not be in haste.

1 Corinthians 3:11
For no one can lay any other foundation than that which has been laid, which is Jesus Christ.

1 Peter 2:6
Because it is contained in Scripture, "Behold, I lay in Zion a chief cornerstone, chosen, and precious: He who believes in him will not be disappointed."

Revelation 21:14
The wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them twelve names of the twelve Apostles of the Lamb.