- cubit (n.)
- ancient unit of measure based on the forearm from elbow to fingertip, usually from 18 to 22 inches, early 14c., from Latin cubitum "the elbow," from PIE *keu(b)- "to bend." Such a measure, known by a word meaning "forearm" or the like, was known to many peoples (Greek pekhys, Hebrew ammah, English ell).
- 1. Which of you by worrying can add one cubit to his stature?
- 2. Cubit is an ancient unit of length.
- 3. And which of you by taking thought, can add to his stature by one cubit?
- 27你们中谁能运用思虑, 使自己的寿数增加一肘 呢 ?
- 4. And which of you with taking thought can add to his stature one cubit?
- 25你们那一个能用思虑使寿数多加一刻呢?(或作:使身量多加一肘 呢 )?
- 5. Mt. 6:27 Who among you by being anxious can add one cubit to his stature?
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