Treasury of Scripture
In the fourth year was the foundation of the house of the LORD laid, in the month Zif:
1 Kings 6:1 And it came to pass in the four hundred and eightieth year after the children of Israel were come out of the land of Egypt...
2 Chronicles 3:2 And he began to build in the second day of the second month, in the fourth year of his reign.
Among chronologists there is a great diversity of opinion respect- ing the time of the building of the temple. The Septuagint has
440 years; Glycas,
330; Josephus and Moes-Linus,
592; Melchius Canus,
590; Sulpicius Severus,
588; Clemens Alexandrinus,
598; Vossius and Capellus,
680; Nicholas Abraham,
527; Petavius and Valtherus,
520. After all, that in the common Hebrew text is more likely to the true one, than any of the others.
Strong's ConcordanceIn the fourth year was the foundation of the house of the LORD laid, in the month Zif:
Topical BibleBase Foundation Founded Fourth Laid Month Temple Zif Ziv
1 Kings Chapter 6 Verse 37
Alphabetical: foundation fourth house in laid LORD month of temple The was year Ziv
OT History: 1 Kings 6:37 In the fourth year was the foundation (1Ki iKi i Ki 1 Kg 1kg)