Treasury of Scripture
one over another [heb] side chamber over side chamber
thirty in order. or, three and thirty times. or feet. We find by Josephus, that around Solomon's temple were chambers three stories high, each story consisting of thirty chambers; which are supposed to have been on the north, south, and east sides of the temple.
1 Kings 6:6,10 The nethermost chamber was five cubits broad, and the middle was six cubits broad, and the third was seven cubits broad...
have held [heb] be holden
1 Peter 1:5 Who are kept by the power of God through faith to salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
but That is, the beams or supporters, of the chambers were not let into the main wall of the temple; but rested on projections of the outer wall, which became a cubit narrower at every story, leaving a ledge of one cubit, to support the beams.