a portion of food given to a guest ( Genesis 43:34 ; 2 Sam 11:8 ).
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 InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Mess". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .