Bravery

Bravery [N]

( Isaiah 3:18 ), an old English word meaning comeliness or beauty.

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.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible

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Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Bravery". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Bravery

Beauty; splendor.

In that day the Lord will take away the BRAVERY of their tinkling ornaments about their feet, and their cauls, and their round tires like the moon, the chains, and the bracelets, and the mufflers, the bonnets, and the ornaments of the legs, and the headbands, and the tablets, and the earrings. ( Isaiah 3:18-20 )

Source: A King James Dictionary. (Used with permission. Copyright © Philip P. Kapusta)

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"Entry for 'Bravery'". A King James Dictionary.

BRAVERY

brav'-er-i:

tiph'arah or `tiph'ereth = "beauty," "glory," "honor" and "majesty," hence, "splendor of bravery." "The bravery of their tinkling ornaments" (Isaiah 3:18 the King James Version), "the beauty of their anklets" (American Standard Revised Version). Compare bravado, bravura.


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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'BRAVERY'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.