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Bible Commentaries

Bullinger's Companion Bible Notes

Exodus 37

Verse 1

THE ARK . Occupying the central position of the fifteen here described (Exodus 25:10 ).

ark . See note on Exo 24:22 .

shittim = acacia.

cubit. See App-51 .

Verse 2

crown = rim. See note on Exodus 25:24 .

Verse 3

side . Hebrew. zel ' a = rib, one of two corresponding sides.

Verse 6

mercy seat = propitiatory. See note on Exodus 25:17

Verse 7

cherubims . See note on Exodus 25:18 , and App-41 .

Verse 8

on = out of.

Verses 12-14

handbreadth. See App-51 .

places = receptacles.

Verse 16

spoons = pans.

covers = bowls.

to cover = to pour.

Verse 18

side = Hebrew. tzad.

Verse 19

knop = knob.

Verse 23

snuffers . These were provided, but no extinguisher.

Verse 24

talent . See App-51 .

Verse 26

sides. Hebrew kir = walls.

Verse 27

sides = opposite sides. Hebrew. `eber.

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Bullinger, Ethelbert William. "Commentary on Exodus 37". "Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". https://studylight.org/commentaries/eng/bul/exodus-37.html. 1909-1922.