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Eastons Bible Dictionary Y

Easton’s Bible Dictionary (Y) Yarn           Found only in 1 Kings 10:28, 2 Chr. 1:16. The Heb. word mikveh,           i.e., “a stringing together,” so rendered, rather signifies a           host, or company, or a string of horses. The Authorized...

Eastons Bible Dictionary Z

Easton’s Bible Dictionary (Z) Zaanaim           Wanderings; the unloading of tents, so called probably from the           fact of nomads in tents encamping amid the cities and villages           of that region, a place in the north-west of Lake Merom, near...

Eastons Bible Dictionary W

Easton’s Bible Dictionary (W)    Wafers           Thin cakes (Ex. 16:31; 29:2, 23; Lev. 2:4; 7:12; 8:26; Num.           6:15, 19) used in various offerings.    Wages           Rate of (mention only in Matt. 20:2); to be punctually paid           (Lev. 19:13;...

Eastons Bible Dictionary V

Easton’s Bible Dictionary (V) Vagabond          From Lat. vagabundus, “a wanderer,” “a fugitive;” not used          opprobriously (Gen. 4:12, R.V., “wanderer;” Ps. 109:10; Acts          19:13, R.V., “strolling”)....

Eastons Bible Dictionary U

Easton’s Bible Dictionary (U) Ucal           The name of a person to whom Agur’s words are addressed (Prov.           30:1).    Ulai           The Eulaus of the Greeks; a river of Susiana. It was probably           the eastern branch of the Choasper...

Eastons Bible Dictionary T

Easton’s Bible Dictionary (T) Taanach           A sandy place, an ancient royal city of the Canaanites, on the           south-western border of the plain of Esdraelon, 4 miles south of           Megiddo. Its king was conquered by Joshua (12:21). It was...