some architectural ornament.
a word employed in the Authorized Version to translate two terms which refer to some architectural or ornamental object, but which have nothing in common.
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
In Exodus 25:31; 37:17 (kaphtor), part of the ornaments of the golden candlestick; in 1 Kings 6:18; 7:24 (peqa`im), gourd-like ornaments of the lining of Solomon's temple, and of the brazen sea (in 1 Kings 6:18, the Revised Version margin "gourds").
See CANDLESTICK, THE GOLDEN; TEMPLE; SEA, THE MOLTEN.
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