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Easton's Bible Dictionary

Drink, Strong

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(Heb. shekar'), an intoxicating liquor (Judges 13:4 ; Luke 1:15 ; Isaiah 5:11 ; Micah 2:11 ) distilled from corn, honey, or dates. The effects of the use of strong drink are referred to in Psalm 107:27 ; Isaiah 24:20 ; 49:26 ; 51:17-22 . Its use prohibited, Proverbs 20:1 . (See WINE .)

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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 'Drink, Strong'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. 1897.

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