American Tract Society Bible Dictionary
One under obligations, whether pecuniary or moral, Matthew 23:16 Romans 1:14 Galatians 5:3 . If the house, cattle, or goods of a Hebrew would not meet his debts, his land might be appropriated for this purpose until the year of Jubilee, or his person might be reduced into servitude till he had paid his debt by his labor, or till the year of Jubilee, which terminated Hebrew bondage in all cases, Leviticus 25:29-41 2 Kings 4:1 Nehemiah 5:3-5 .
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Rand, W. W. Entry for 'Debtor'. American Tract Society Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ats/d/debtor.html. 1859.