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the king's merchants received the linen yarn at a price.
CH2 1:17 And they fetched up, and brought forth out of Egypt a chariot
for six hundred shekels of silver, and an horse for an hundred and
fifty: and so brought they out horses for all the kings of the Hittites,
and for the kings of Syria, by their means.
CH2 2:1 And Solomon determined to build an house for the name of the
LORD, and an house for his kingdom.
CH2 2:2 And Solomon told out threescore and ten thousand men to bear
burdens, and fourscore thousand to hew in the mountain, and three
thousand and six hundred to oversee them.
CH2 2:3 And Solomon sent to Huram the king of Tyre, saying, As thou
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