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Easton's Bible Dictionary

Bowl

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The sockets of the lamps of the golden candlestick of the tabernacle are called bowls (Exodus 25:31,33,34; 37:17,19,20 ); the same word so rendered being elsewhere rendered "cup" (Genesis 44:2,12,16 ), and wine "pot" (Jeremiah 35:5 ). The reservoir for oil, from which pipes led to each lamp in Zechariah's vision of the candlestick, is called also by this name (Zechariah 4:2,3 ); so also are the vessels used for libations (Exodus 25:29; 37:16 ).

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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 'Bowl'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ebd/b/bowl.html. 1897.

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