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Timbrel

Timbrel [N]

(Heb. toph), a small drum or tambourine; a tabret (q.v.). The antiquity of this musical instrument appears from the scriptural allusions to it ( Genesis 31:27 ; Exodus 15:20 ; Judges 11:34 , etc.) (See MUSIC .)

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 Information

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

TIMBREL

tim'-brel.

See MUSIC, III, 3, (1).


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