Smith's Bible Dictionary

Over 4,500 subjects and proper names are defined and analyzed with corresponding Scripture references. "Smith's Bible Dictionary" has been used by students of the Bible since its introduction in the 1860's. A trustworthy classic that is more than just a dictionary defining thousands of Biblical words.

As part of the Bible Study Tools Study Library, Smith's Bible Dictionary is linked to Torrey's New Topical Textbook, Baker's Evangelical Dictionary, Easton's Bible Dictionary, Hitchcock's Bible Names, and Nave's Topical Bible. Anytime a reference can be found in any of the other online tools a hyperlinked symbol will be placed next to the reference, allowing you to immediately jump to that resource and expand your study capabilities.

The following table shows the symbol and its corresponding resource:
  [B] - Baker's Evangelical Dictionary
  [E] - Easton's Bible Dictionary
  [H] - Hitchcock's Bible Names
  [N] - Nave's Topical Bible
  [S] - Smith's Bible Dictionary
  [T] - Torrey's New Topical Textbook

Smith's Bible Dictionary is in the public domain and may be freely used and distributed.


Cab. Cabbon, Cabul. Caesar, Caesarea Caesarea Philippi Cage. Caiaphas, Cain Cain, Cainan Calah Calamus. Calcol Caldron, Caleb Calf. Calneh Calvary Camel. Camon Camp. Camphire. Cana Canaan Canaan, The land of Canaanite, The, Canaanites, The, Cananaean. Candace, Candlestick, Candlestick, Cane. Cankerworm. Canneh. Canon of Scripture, The, Canopy. Canticles Capernaum Caphar, Caphtor, Caphtorim Cappadocia, Cappadocians Captain. Captive. Captivities of the Jews. Carbuncle. Carcas Carchemish Careah Caria, Carmel Carmi Carpenter. Carpus, Carriage. Carshena Cart, Carving. Casiphia Casluhim Cassia. Castle. Castor and Pollux, Caterpillar. Cattle. Cauda. Caul, Cave. Cedar. Cedron. Ceiling. Celosyria. Cenchrea, Censer Census. Centurion. Cephas. Chaff, Chain. Chalcedony, Chalcol. Chaldea, Chaldeans, Chaldees, Chalk stones. Chamber. Chamberlain, Chameleon, Chamois Chanaan. Chapiter, Chapman Charashim, The valley of Charchemish. Charger, Chariot, Charran. Chase. Cheani Chebar Chebel Chedorlaomer, Cheese Chelal Chelluh Chelub. Chelubai Chemarim, The Chemosh Chenaanah Chenaniah Chephar-Haammonai Chephirah Cheran Cherethim Cherethites Cherith, The brook Cherub Cherub, Cherubim. Chesalon Chesed Chesil Chest. Chestnut tree Chesulloth Chezib Chidon Children. Chileab Chillon Chilmad Chimham Chimhan. Chinnereth Chinnereth, Sea of. Chinneroth. Chios Chisleu. Chislon Chisloth-tabor Chittim, Kittim Chiun Chloe Chorashan. Chorazin, Chozeba. Christ. Christian. Chronicles, First and Second Books of, Chronology. Chryoprase Chrysolite, Chrysprasus, Chub, Chun, Church. Chushan-rishathaim Chuza, Ciccar. Cilicia Cinnamon, Cinneroth. Circumcision Cis, Cistern, Cities of refuge, Cities. Citims. Citizenship. Citron. Clauda Claudia Claudius Claudius Lysias. Clay. Clement Cleopas Cleophas, Clothing. Cloud, Pillar of. Cloud. Clouted, Cnidus Coal. Coast, Coat. Cock. Cockatrice. Cockle Coele-Syria Coffer Coffin. Col-hozeh Collar. College, The. Colony, Colors. Colosse, Colossians, The Epistle to the, Comforter. Commerce. Conaniah Concubine. Conduit, Coney Congregation. Coniah. Cononiah Consecration. Convocation. Cooking. Coos. Copper, Coral. Corban, Cord. Core. Coriander. Corinth, Corinthians, First Epistle to the, Corinthians, Second Epistle to the, Cormorant, Corn. Cornelius Corner. Corner-stone, Cornet Cos, Cosam Cotton. Couch. Council. Court Covenant. Cow. Coz Cozbi Crane. Create. Creation. Creditor. Crescens Crete, Cretes. Crisping pins. Crispus Cross. Crown of thorns, Crown. Crucifixion Cruse, Crystal, Cubit. Cuckoo, Cucumbers Cummin, Cup. Cupbearer, Cush Cush, Cushan Cushi. Cuth, Cuttings [in the flesh]. Cymbal, Cymbals, Cypress Cyprus, Cyrene, Cyrenius Cyrus