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Bible Dictionaries

Easton's Bible Dictionary

Beacon

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A pole (Heb. to'ren) used as a standard or ensign set on the tops of mountains as a call to the people to assemble themselves for some great national purpose (Isaiah 30:17 ). In Isaiah 33:23 and Ezekiel 27:5 , the same word is rendered "mast." (See Banner .)

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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.

Bibliography Information
Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Beacon'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ebd/b/beacon.html. 1897.

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