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  • Carried in a sheath or scabbard
  • Described as: Bright.
  • Described as: Glittering.
  • Described as: Hurtful.
  • Described as: Oppressive.
  • Described as: Sharp.
  • Frequently had two edges
  • Hebrews early acquainted with making of
  • Illustrative: (Drawing of,) of war and destruction.
  • Illustrative: (Living by,) of rapine.
  • Illustrative: (Not departing from one`s house,) of perpetual calamity.
  • Illustrative: (Putting, into its sheath,) of peace and friendship.
  • Illustrative: Of deep mental affliction.
  • Illustrative: Of false witnesses.
  • Illustrative: Of judicial authority.
  • Illustrative: Of persecuting spirit of the wicked.
  • Illustrative: Of severe and heavy calamities.
  • Illustrative: Of the end of the wicked.
  • Illustrative: Of the justice of God.
  • Illustrative: Of the protection of God.
  • Illustrative: Of the tongue of the wicked.
  • Illustrative: Of the wicked.
  • Illustrative: Of the word of Christ.
  • Illustrative: Of the word of God.
  • Illustrative: Of war and contention.
  • In time of peace made into plough shares
  • In time of war, plough shares made into
  • Often sent as a punishment
  • Often threatened as a punishment
  • Probable origin
  • Sharpened and furbished before going to war
  • Suspended from the girdle
  • Those slain by, communicated ceremonial uncleanness
  • Was brandished over the head
  • Was one of God`s four sore judgments
  • Was pointed
  • Was thrust through enemies
  • Was used: By heathen nations.
  • Was used: By the Jews.
  • Was used: By the patriarchs.
  • Was used: For destruction of enemies.
  • Was used: For punishing criminals.
  • Was used: For self-defence.
  • Was used: Sometimes for self-destruction.

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