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Maul

Maul [N] [S]

an old name for a mallet, the rendering of the Hebrew mephits ( Proverbs 25:18 ), properly a war-club.

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
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

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

Maul

A club or mallet.

A man that beareth false witness against his neighbour is a MAUL, and a sword, and a sharp arrow. ( Proverbs 25:18 )

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

Bibliography Information

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

Maul [N] [E]

(i.e. a hammer), a sort of battleaxe or hammer, used as an implement of war. ( Proverbs 1:1 25:18 )


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

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Maul'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

MAUL

mol (mephits, literally, "a breaker," "a club," "mace," "mattock"):

A smashing weapon like the oriental war-club or the clubs always carried by the shepherds of Lebanon (Proverbs 25:18; compare Jeremiah 51:20 margin).


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