Try out the new BibleStudyTools.com. Click here!

Armour-bearer

Armour-bearer

an officer selected by kings and generals because of his bravery, not only to bear their armour, but also to stand by them in the time of danger. They were the adjutants of our modern armies ( Judges 9:54 ; 1 Samuel 14:7 ; 16:21 ; 31:6 ).

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Armour-bearer". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .