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Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Porch'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary".
Chiefly in the Old Testament 'alam, used of the temples of Solomon and Ezekiel (see TEMPLE); once micderon, a "vestibule," in Judges 3:23. In the New Testament, the word occurs in connection with the high priest's palace (Matthew 26:71, pulon; Mark 14:68, proaulion), and as the rendering of stoa, a "portico," in John 5:2 (pool of Bethesda); and John 10:23; Acts 3:11; 5:12.
See PORCH, PORTICO, SOLOMON'S.
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