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Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Pavilion

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Psalms 27:5, sok; Psalms 18:11; Psalms 31:20, a spiritual pavilion, namely, Jehovah's favor and protection; explained in the parallel, "the secret of Thy presence"; none have access to an eastern king's pavilion in the "inner court" save those he admits (Esther 4:11). Thus to be "kept secretly" in Jehovah's pavilion is to be in His most intimate confidence, and so perfectly secure, to be of His "hidden ones" (Psalms 83:3; 1 Kings 20:16; 2 Samuel 22:12). Sukkah , sukkot . In Jeremiah 43:10 shaphrur , "Nebuchadnezzar shall spread his royal pavilion (literally, rich ornamental tapestry hanging from above round the throne) over these stones."

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Fausset, Andrew R. Entry for 'Pavilion'. Fausset's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/fbd/p/pavilion.html. 1949.

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