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Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature
(חֵרמֵשׁ, chermesh, a reaping-hook, Deuteronomy 16:9; Deuteronomy 23:25 ; מִגָּל, magal, a reaping-knife, Jeremiah 7:16; Joel 3:13 , 13, σρέπανον ), the instrument usually employed for cutting grain. (See AGRICULTURE); (See HARVEST); (See REAPING).
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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Sickle'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tce/s/sickle.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.