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Smith's Bible Dictionary

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A'bel-Mizra'imAbel-Shit'timA'bel, Stone of
A'bezA'bi,Abi'a, Abi'ah,
Abi'a, Course of,A'bi-Ai'bonAbi'asaph
Abomination of Desolation,A'brahamA'bram
Ab'salomAbsalom's Pillar,Ac'cad,

William Smith
William Smith

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Containing 4,640 entries cross-referenced and cross-linked to other resources on, this resource can be classified as a required reference book for any good study library.

Originally written in 1884, the Smith Bible Dictionary contained "the fruit of the ripest biblical scholarship of England." Published as a four-volume set, it set a standard for richness and clarity of topics. Unfortunatley, the pictures and maps produced in the original are not presented here.

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