The eleven stars ( Genesis 37:9 ); the seven ( Amos 5:8 ); wandering ( Jude 1:13 ); seen in the east at the birth of Christ, probably some luminous meteors miraculously formed for this specific purpose ( Matthew 2:2-10 ); stars worshipped ( Deuteronomy 4:19 ; 2 Kings 17:16 ; 21:3 ; Jeremiah 19:13 ); spoken of symbolically ( Numbers 24:17 ; Revelation 1:16 Revelation 1:20 ; 12:1 ). (See ASTROLOGERS .)
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
[J] indicates this entry was also found in Jack Van Impe's Prophecy Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Stars". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".