the principal meal of the day among the Jews. It was partaken of in the early part of the evening ( Mark 6:21 ; John 12:2 ; 1 Corinthians 11:21 ). (See LORD'S SUPPER .)
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
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Supper". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .