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15 And Solomon had threescore and ten thousand that bare burdens, and fourscore thousand that were hewers in the mountains; 16 besides Solomon’s chief officers that were over the work, three thousand and three hundred, who bare rule over the people that wrought in the work. 17 And the king commanded, and they [a]hewed out great stones, costly stones, to lay the foundation of the house with wrought stone.

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  1. 1 Kings 5:17 Hebrew brought away.

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