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Bulwark

Bulwark

A defensive structure.

Walk about Zion, and go round about her: tell the towers thereof. Mark ye well her BULWARKS, consider her palaces; that ye may tell it to the generation following. ( Psalm 48:12-13 )

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

Bibliography Information

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

BULWARK

bool'-wark:

The word represents several Hebrew terms (chel, Isaiah 26:1; chelah, Psalms 48:13; matsodh, Ecclesiastes 9:14; matsor, Deuteronomy 20:20). In 2 Chronicles 26:15 the word is translated in the Revised Version (British and American) "battlements."

See FORTIFICATION.


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