A Levite of the family of Jeduthun (Neh. 9:14). Learn more about Aretas... "Stony heap, an "island," as it has been called, of rock about 30" "miles by 20, rising 20 or 30 feet above the table-land of" Bashan; a region of crags and chasms wild and rugged in the "extreme. Learn more about Achbor...Achish "Angry, perhaps only a general title of royalty applicable to the" Philistine kings. 8:35; 9:42). 13:4; 19:30), stronghold. 32:33; Job 20:14, 16; Isa. 14:24; Josh. The eldest son of David, by Ahinoam of Jezreel (1 Chr. Learn more about Ashkelon... "One of the three sons of Gomer (Gen. 10:3), and founder of one" of the tribes of the Japhetic race. He was a" "member of Philemon's family, probably his son." Learn more about Adummim...Adversary "(Heb. Learn more about Ananiah... "A common Jewish name, the same as Hananiah. "(2.) 8:7). The phrase "breaking the bow" (Hos. Learn more about Ash... "Stronghold, a Philistine city (Josh. The 1611 KJV is the originally published KJV text from 1611 A.D. using archaic English. 6:60). Learn more about Aceldama... "The name originally of a narrow strip of territory in Greece, on" the north-west of the Peloponnesus. "44:16 it signifies joyful surprise, as also in Job 39:25, R.V." Learn more about Adjuration... "Earth, one of the five cities of the vale of Siddim (Gen." 10:19). It was a place of considerable strength and "importance. | F "1:26) and "inordinate affection" (Col. 3:5). 5:11, where in the Revised Version the" "word "reconciliation" is used. Learn more about Artaxerxes... A person engaged in any kind of manual occupation (Gen. 4:22; Isa. "27:4); to his son Eleazar, one of David's three mightiest heroes" "(2 Sam. Learn more about Abida...Abidan "Father of judgment; judge, head of the tribe of Benjamin at the" Exodus (Num. The Philistine king of Gerar in the time of Abraham (Gen. "20:1-18). 4:49 it" "is translated in the Authorized Version "springs of Pisgah." View a Bible dictionary for letter . Here was the palace which was the residence of "the old Median monarchs, and of Cyrus and Cambyses. 9:12). 16:7); "of note among the" "apostles." (1.) Learn more about Armoury...Army The Israelites marched out of Egypt in military order (Ex. 36:28)." Learn more about Ablution...Abner "Father of light; i.e., "enlightening", the son of Ner and uncle" of Saul. KJV Bible Dictionary offers definitions and meanings of words, names, places, persons, phrases and terms in the Bible which is really useful for studying the Scriptures. Shechem was taken in this manner (Judg. 6:23; Num. Eleazar (Num. The daughter of Ahab and Jezebel, and" "the wife of Jehoram, king of Judah (2 Kings 8:18), who "walked" "in the ways of the house of Ahab" (2 Chr. Easton's Bible Dictionary, Smith's Bible Dictionary, Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary, The King James Version (KJV) Bible Dictionary, Nave's Topical Bible, the Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia, Torrey's New Topical Textbook and the Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible (JFB Commentary) † Very fast and simple to use. (1.) He was noted for his personal beauty and for the extra-ordinary profusion of the hair of his head (2 "Sam. Learn more about Arioch... "Best ruler, native of Thessalonica (Acts 20:4), a companion of" "Paul (Acts 19:29; 27:2). "19:33, "from Allon to Zaanannim," is more correctly rendered in" "the Revised Version, "from the oak in Zaanannim." III. The lion of God. Natural. "(2.) Learn more about Alamoth... A particular quivering sound of the silver trumpets to give warning to the Hebrews on their journey through the wilderness "(Num. (1.) "(2.) 1:36); the chief of an Idumean tribe (Gen. "36:16). Learn more about Adonikam... "(Adoram, 1 Kings 12:18), the son of Abda, was "over the" "tribute," i.e., the levy or forced labour. Learn more about Abelshittim...Abez "Tin, or white, a town in the tribe of Issachar (Josh. Learn more about Amphipolis... A Roman Christian saluted by Paul (Rom. (1.) But it" denotes also the council or court of justice which met in the open air on the hill. The son of Manasseh, and fourteenth king of Judah. Learn more about Amariah... "Burden. Learn more about Ahoah... "An epithet applied to Dodo, one of Solomon's captains (1 Chr." Learn more about Ahiezer... "Brother (i.e., "friend") of union. Learn more about Aroer... "(Isa. He was Paul's "fellow-prisoner" at Rome" (Col. 4:10; Philemon 1:24). Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Saul was wounded by the Philistine "archers (1 Sam. "14:51; 1 Chr. The king with whom David sought refuge when he fled from Saul (1 Sam. It lay to the east of Gibeon. The son of" "Kohath, the son of Levi. Learn more about Abieezer... "Father (i.e., "possessor") of God = "pious." A town on the north bank of the Arnon (Deut. 1:6; 22:18; Mark 15:29). Learn more about Aramzobah...Aran "Wild goat, a descendant of Seir the Horite (Gen. 12:13-15). It was the scene of the licentious "worship of the Syrian Aphrodite. Here was the palace which was the residence of "the old Median monarchs, and of Cyrus and Cambyses. Learn more about Adino...Adjuration A solemn appeal whereby one person imposes on another the obligation of speaking or acting as if under an oath (1 Sam. (1.) The" Mosaic legislation (Lev. 3:3). 15:21). Learn more about Amen... One of the precious stones in the breastplate of the high priest "(Ex. One of David's thirty warriors (2 Sam. Learn more about Amplias... "Kindred of the High; i.e., "friend of Jehovah." Christians are" exhorted to set their affections on things above (Col. 3:2). Nothing is known of him beyond what is there recorded. 31:6; "35:34; 36:1, 2; 38:23)." (1.) Add to cart. "6:20). He was delivered up to the Gibeonites by David," "and hanged by them (2 Sam. 40:16, 21, 22, 26, 29." Along with his three brothers he was consecrated to the priest's office (Ex. 20:40, (Heb. "(2.) 1:31), north-west of the Sea of Galilee; commonly" "identified with Giscala, now el-Jish." Learn more about Arba... "A name given to Abi-albon, or, as elsewhere called, Abiel, one" "of David's warriors (2 Sam. "(3.) shebo), a precious stone in the breast-plate of the high" "priest (Ex. Learn more about Antichrist...Antioch "(1.) "(2.) (1.) Its blossoms are of a very pale pink "colour, and appear before its leaves. Learn more about Arcturus... "Descent, a grandson of Benjamin (Num. 23:31; 1 Chr. Learn more about Anem...Aner A boy. Some explain the name as meaning mountaineer, others" "mountain of strength, illuminator. His wife was Jezebel (q.v. 3:1; John 20:21). and Vulgate" "versions. 35:21; 40:15; 70:3). Learn more about Aha... "Father's brother. 15:50), now" "el-Ghuwein, near Eshtemoh, about 10 miles south-west of Hebron." (1.) The" "sister of David, and wife of Jether an Ishmaelite (1 Chr. 7:8. 18:19). 2:23). Learn more about Ardon... A member of the court of Areopagus (Acts 17:34). A city" of the tribe of Asher. Comp." 19:21; the modern Jenin. 13:33; Deut. "Amanah," perennial), the chief river of" "Damascus (2 Kings 5:12). Learn more about Amariah...Amasa "Burden. Learn more about Adoption...Adoram See [18]ADONIRAM. Learn more about Adin... "Slender, one of David's warriors (1 Chr. (1.) Learn more about Arbathite...Arch "An architectural term found only in Ezek. Each tribe formed" "a battalion, with its own banner and leader (Num. Learn more about Ahiam... "Brother of help; i.e., "helpful." Learn more about Arnon...Aroer Ruins. A grandson of Jonathan (1 Chr. Jehoiada, the" "father of Benaiah, led 3,700 Aaronites as "fighting men" to the" "support of David at Hebron (1 Chr. A sacerdotal city of Benjamin (1 Chr. It is supposed by some to be the same as the Adam "of Josh. Learn more about Agony...Agriculture "Tilling the ground (Gen. 2:15; 4:2, 3, 12) and rearing cattle" were the chief employments in ancient times. 17:14)." 2:8). Learn more about Abner...Abomination "This word is used, (1.) He was" celebrated for his swiftness of foot. 1:15; 2:29). Learn more about Alleluia... "A treaty between nations, or between individuals, for their" mutual advantage. (2.) 2:23). 28:1). | O In" "Revised Version, "weapons"). Learn more about Archangel...Archelaus "Ruler of the people, son of Herod the Great, by Malthace, a" Samaritan woman. The expression in the Authorized Version of Josh. In Syria, on the river Orontes, about 16 miles from the" "Mediterranean, and some 300 miles north of Jerusalem. 11:1; 12:20; 19:25). A Phoenician city (the Gr. A town in the Shephelah, or plain country of" Judah (Josh. The father of the" "Ephraimite chief Elishama, at the time of the Exodus (Num. 2:2; 10:14)." Learn more about Archangel... "Ruler of the people, son of Herod the Great, by Malthace, a" Samaritan woman. (1.) "25:1; Josh. Learn more about Allegory... "The Greek form (Rev. The descendants of Anak (Josh. A Levite who kept the gate of the temple after the return from Babylon (1 Chr. Learn more about Abishag... "Father of (i.e., "desirous of") a gift, the eldest son of" "Zeruiah, David's sister. Paul and Silas passed through it on their way to Thessalonica (Acts 17:1). The symbol used to designate Codex Alex-andrinus. 18:18.) 1 Chr. Combining the text of the King James Version and New American Standard Bibles with the power of the Greek and Hebrew Lexicons, any student or pastor can gain a clear understanding of the Word to enrich their study. 2:10), and Mordecai Esther (Esther 2:7). Learn more about Ardon...Areopagite A member of the court of Areopagus (Acts 17:34). The second wife of King Rehoboam (2 Chr. 3:16. (1.) Num. Using QuikLinkand ChapterVu. 8:15; Gal. 6:24); called Ebisaph (1 Chr. 9:30-45. 4:14), the Aquilaria agallochum of botanists, or, as" "some suppose, the costly gum or perfume extracted from the wood." Learn more about Acts of the Apostles...Adah "Ornament. The Greek word adamas means diamond." 9:3). Price Each. 3:13; Gr. Learn more about Alabaster... "Virgins, a musical term (1 Chr. (Schaff and others say it was on the west bank, for the writer was on the east of Jordan. 21:15, a Jebusite who dwelt in" Jerusalem before it was taken by the Israelites. Learn more about Ahinoam... Brotherly. 48:25). The key to ChapterVu is the unique chapter addresses; those addresses ensure the search engine will only find and display one search result – the chapter you want. Learn more about Asherah...Ashes The ashes of a red heifer burned entire (Num. Learn more about Agagite...Agate "(Heb. Heb., hashmal, rendered by the LXX." 21:18). 333). Learn more about Abba...Abda "Servant. The King James Bible is often criticized because some of the words found in it are words not commonly used today. "(2.) A general under Jehoshaphat," "chief over 300,000 men (2 Chr. It stood on the old Roman road in the valley of "Elah (q.v. Download RTF (editable) Send to Kindle. Price: Quantity. They were subdued and driven northward by the Caphtorim. Learn more about Alexandria...Algum "(2 Chr. "(3.) Learn more about Apocalypse... "Hidden, spurious, the name given to certain ancient books which" found a place in the LXX. The holy oils and ointments were prepared by priests properly qualified for this office. Learn more about Adar... "Miracle of God, the third of the twelve sons of Ishmael, and" head of an Arabian tribe (Gen. 25:13; 1 Chr. 5:15), a Gadite chief." (1.) But over the years I have found that people refer to the book as a dictionary anyway, so this edition has changed the title to Bridgeway Bible Dictionary. 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