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Easton's Bible Dictionary

Booty

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Captives or cattle or objects of value taken in war. In Canaan all that breathed were to be destroyed (Deuteronomy 20 :: 16 ). The "pictures and images" of the Canaanites were to be destroyed also (Numbers 33:52 ). The law of booty as to its division is laid down in Numbers 31:26-47 . David afterwards introduced a regulation that the baggage-guard should share the booty equally with the soldiers engaged in battle. He also devoted of the spoils of war for the temple (1 Samuel 30:24-26 ; 2 Samuel 8:11 ; 1 Chronicles 26:27 ).


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These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain.

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Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Booty'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/ebd/b/booty.html. 1897.

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