1. And thou shalt make an altar ofshittim-wood, five cubits long, and five cubits broad: the altar shall be four-square; and the height thereof shall be three cubits.
1. Facies etiam altare e lignis sittim: quinque cubitorum exit longitudo: et quinque cubitorum latitudo: quadrature erit altare: et trium cubitorum altitudo ejus.
2. And thou shalt make the horns of it upon the four corners thereof: his horns shall be of the same: and thou shalt overlay it with brass.
2. Huic facies cornua in quatuor angulis ejus: ex ipso erunt cornua ejus, tegesque illud aere.
3. And thou shalt make his pans to receive his ashes, and his shovels, and his basons, and his flesh-hooks, and his fire-pans: all the vessels thereof thou shalt make of brass.
3. Facies deinde lebetes ejus: ad repurgandum cinerem ejus, et scopas (vel, forcipes) ejus, et crateras ejus, et fuscinulas ejus, et receptacula ejus: omnia vasa ejus facies ex aere.
4. And thou shalt make for it a grate of net-work of brass: and upon the net shalt thou make four brasen rings in the four corners thereof.
4. Facies etiam illi craticulam opere craticulato aeream, et ad rete quatuor annulos, in quatuor extremitatibus ejus.
5. And thou shalt put it under the compass of the altar beneath, that the net may be even to the midst of the altar.
5. Ponesque illud sub ambitu altaris inferne, et erit rete illud usque ad medium altaris.
6. And thou shalt make staves for the altar, staves of shittim-wood, and overlay them with brass.
6. Facies praeterea vectes alta vectes e lignis sittim, et cooperies eos aere.
7. And the staves shall be put into the rings, and the staves shall be upon the two sides of the altar, to bear it.
7. Et inserentur vectes ejus in illos annulos: et erunt vectes in utroque latere altaris, dum portabitur illud.
8. Hollow with boards shalt thou make it: as it was shewed thee in the mount, so shall they make it.
8. Cavum tabulis facies illud: quemadmodum ostendi tibi in monte, sic facient.
1 C. alludes to their Hebrew name,
2 "Mais que la sainctete des sacremens," etc. -- Fr. be an hundred cubits, and the breadth fifty every where, and the height five cubits of fine twined linen, and their sockets of brass.
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