the enclosure of the tabernacle ( Exodus 27:9-19 ; 40:8 ), of the temple ( 1 Kings 6:36 ), of a prison ( Nehemiah 3:25 ), of a private house ( 2 Samuel 17:18 ), and of a king's palace ( 2 Kings 20:4 ).
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
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Court". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".