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  • armour (A-Z entry)

    Israelite soldiers were equipped with shields and spears ( 2 Chron. 14: 8 ), helmets ( 2 Chron. 26: 14 ), and coats of ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • bow (A-Z entry)

    A weapon sometimes made of bronze ( Ps. 18: 34 ), wielded by both soldiers and huntsmen. Arrows were made from reeds or polished ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • breastpiece (A-Z entry)

    ‘Breastplate’ in AV and sometimes in NRSV, REB, NJB. It was a dramatic part of the ceremonial garb worn by Aaron ( Exod. 28: ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • bronze (A-Z entry)

    Bronze was harder than copper and came to replace it in weaponry. It also had a bright, shiny surface—hence the simile in Rev. 1: ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Chariots (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Chariots (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Chariots (A-Z entry) This result contains an image

    In the Near East the chariot was a light, open vehicle with two spoked wheels, drawn by horses yoked on either side of a ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Jotapata (A-Z entry)

    ( Gk., Iotapata ; Heb., Yodefat ; Ar., Khirbet Shifat ), site located in the Galilee, directly south of modern Moshav Yodefat and described ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Lachish (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Lachish (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Lachish (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Lachish (A-Z entry)

    ( Map 1:W5 ). Modern Tell ed‐Duweir, one of the major fortified cities in Israel in the second and first millennia BCE . It ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • Lachish (A-Z entry) This result contains an image

    ( Ar., Tell ed- Duweir ), a prominent mound of about 31 acres located near a major road leading from Israel's coastal plain to ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Mari Tablets (A-Z entry)

    The magnificent palace of Mari with its royal archives of cuneiform tablets is the most significant archaeological find from French excavations at Tell Hariri, ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • millo (A-Z entry)

    A fortress: the name derives from the Hebrew ‘to fill’. It consisted of an earthen construction held together by walls and on which a ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Musical Instruments (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Musical Instruments (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Musical Instruments (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Musical Instruments (A-Z entry) This result contains an image

    The understanding, sociohistorical interpretation, and research of musical instruments (sound tools) as part of human culture is a conditio sine que non of modern ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Qatar (A-Z entry)

    The State of Qatar occupies a small peninsula roughly 160 km, (99 mi.) long and, at most, 80 km (50 mi.) wide (about 10,437 ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

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