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  • Heb. 'eshnabh, a latticed opening through which the cool breeze passes (Judges 5:28 ). The flat roofs of the houses were sometimes enclosed with a parapet of lattice-work on wooden frames, to screen the women of the house from the gaze of the neighbourhood.

  • Heb. harakim, the network or lattice of a window (Song of Solomon 2:9 ).

  • Heb. sebakhah, the latticed balustrade before a window or balcony (2 Kings 1:2 ). The lattice window is frequently used in Eastern countries.

    Bibliography Information
    Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Lattice'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​ebd/​l/lattice.html. 1897.
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