And the greater room he lined with fir wood, which he overlaid with fine gold, and set thereon palm trees and chains.
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George Leo Haydock
House, between the most holy place and the porch, (Tirinus) or it may comprise all but the porch. Hebrew, "he covered (or boarded) all this great house. "(Calmet)
Deal boards interspersed with those of cedar, 3 Kings vi. 9. (Tirinus)
Fine, (obrizi.) Hebrew, "of Parvaim, which is probably the same as Sepharvaim, Ophir, not far from Media and Colchis. (Calmet)