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  • Given as: A reward of military service.
  • Given as: A token of friendship.
  • Illustrative of: Faithfulness of Christ.
  • Illustrative of: Gladness.
  • Illustrative of: Righteousness of Christ.
  • Illustrative of: Strength.
  • Illustrative of: Truth.
  • Made for sale by industrious women
  • Made of: Fine linen.
  • Made of: Gold.
  • Made of: Leather.
  • Made of: Sackcloth.
  • Made of: Twined linen with blue purple, &c.
  • Used for: Girding up the garments when walking.
  • Used for: Girding up the garments when working.
  • Used for: Holding money.
  • Used for: Strengthening the loins.
  • Used for: Suspending the inkhorn.
  • Used for: Suspending the sword.
  • Used for: Taken off when at rest.
  • Worn by priests about the breasts
  • Worn upon the loins

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