Cord; ribbon.

Speak unto the children of Israel, and bid them that they make fringes in the borders of their garments throughtout their generations, and that they put upon the fringe of the borders a RIBBAND of blue. ( Numbers 15:38 )

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

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


rib'-and, rib'-an (pathil (Numbers 15:38 the King James Version)).

See COLOR, (2); CORD, (4).

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