corner graphic   Hi,    
Facebook image
ver. 2.0.17.11.17
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to classic.studylight.org/

Bible Dictionaries

People's Dictionary of the Bible

Chapiter

Resource Toolbox
Additional Links

Chapiter. There are three Hebrew words translated "chapiter," the first signifying something which surrounds; the second an ornament; the third is the ordinary word for head or top. It is the upper part of a pillar, answering to what is now called the capital, or a kind of moulding round the top of a column or utensil, probably carved into the representation of flowers or fruits. Exodus 36:38; Exodus 38:17; Exodus 38:19; Exodus 38:28; 1 Kings 7:16-20; 2 Kings 25:17; 2 Chronicles 3:15; 2 Chronicles 4:12-13. The "pommels" of the chapiters were convex projections or mouldings.


Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.
Text Courtesy of BibleSupport.com. Used by Permission.

Bibliography Information
Rice, Edwin Wilbur, DD. Entry for 'Chapiter'. People's Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/rpd/c/chapiter.html. 1893.


Lectionary Calendar
Friday, November 17th, 2017
the Week of Proper 27 / Ordinary 32
Search for…
Enter query in the box:
 or 
Choose a letter to browse:
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M 
N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y  Z 

 
Prev Entry
Chamois
Next Entry
Chapman
ADVERTISEMENT
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology