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Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
FROCK . In the Greek text of Sir 40:4 the poor man’s dress is said to be of unbleached linen, paraphrased in AV [Note: Authorized Version.] as ‘a linen’ and in RV [Note: Revised Version.] as ‘a hempen frock.’ The Hebrew original has, ‘he that wraps himself in a mantle of hair’ (Smend), for which see Dress, Â§ 4 ( c ).
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Hastings, James. Entry for 'Frock'. Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hdb/f/frock.html. 1909.