Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types
Ezekiel 37:6 (b) In this allegory the Lord is describing what we have seen with our own eyes in the restoration of Israel as a political unit.
- the bones represent the people of Israel.
- the sinews represent the constitution and laws which have been formed to hold the people together, and enable them to work together in the various departments of their national life.
- the flesh represents the living conditions of the people, their customs, ways and programs.
- the skin is that national spirit which holds all of the above together and gives it the form and shape of a nation among the nations.
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Watson, Walter. Entry for 'Sinews'. Wilson's Dictoinary of Bible Types. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/wdt/s/sinews.html. 1957.