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Mazzaroth

Mazzaroth [N] [H] [S]

prognostications, found only Job 38:32 , probably meaning "the twelve signs" (of the zodiac), as in the margin (Compare 2 Kings 23:5 ).

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

Bibliography Information

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

Mazzaroth [N] [E] [S]

the twelve signs of the zodiac
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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

Bibliography Information

Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Mazzaroth'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Mazzaroth

Stars or planets.

Canst thou bring forth MAZZAROTH in his season? Or canst thou guide Arcturus with his sons? Knowest thou the ordinances of heaven? Canst thou set the dominion thereof in the earth? ( Job 38:32 )

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

Bibliography Information

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

Mazzaroth [N] [E] [H]

(the twelve signs ). The margin of the Authorized Version of ( Job 38:32 ) gives Mazzaroth as the name of the twelve signs of the zodiac.


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

Bibliography Information

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

MAZZAROTH

maz'-a-roth:

The 12 constellations of the Zodiac.

See ASTRONOMY, sec. II, 12.


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