Bible ~~- Older Testament ~~- 1st Kings ~~- chapter 18 of 22 (46 verses.)

1st Kings 18:32Wrench

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With these [12] stones, [EliJah] builds an altar.
[He dedicates it] to the name-Authority of YHVH.
[Then] around the altar [EliJah] digs a trench big enough to hold 2 seahs [3+ gallons] of seed.

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Other English Bible translations of 1st Kings 18:32:

Complete Jewish Bible (Sacred Name Version)CJB-SNWith the stones he built an altar in the name of Adonai. Then he dug a trench around the altar large enough for half a bushel of grain.
New International Version (Sacred Name)NIV-SRWith the stones he built an altar in the name of YHVH, and he dug a trench around it large enough to hold two seahs of seed.
New International Readers Version (Sacred Name)NIRV-SNElijah used the stones to build an altar in honor of the Adonai. He dug a ditch around it. The ditch was large enough to hold 13 quarts of seeds.
New Living Translation (Sacred Name Version)NLT-SNand he used the stones to rebuild YHVH's altar. Then he dug a trench around the altar large enough to hold about three gallons.
New Revised Standard (Sacred Name Edition)NRSV-SNwith the stones he built an altar in the name of the Adonai. Then he made a trench around the altar, large enough to contain two measures of seed.
The Message (Sacred Name Version)MSG-SNHe built the stones into the altar in honor of YHVH. Then Elijah dug a fairly wide trench around the altar.
Good News Translation (Sacred Name)GNT-SNWith these stones he rebuilt the altar for the worship of the Adonai. He dug a trench around it, large enough to hold about four gallons of water.
New American Standard (Sacred Name Bible)NASB-SNSo with the stones he built an altar in the name of YHVH, and he made a trench around the altar, large enough to hold two measures of seed.
King James Version (unedited)KJVAnd with the stones he built an altar in the name of the LORD: and he made a trench about the altar, as great as would contain two measures of seed.