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Aloft

ALOFT

a-loft' (epano):

Only in 1 Esdras 8:92. Meaning obscure. The statement following a confession of sin means probably that Israel in penitence returning to the Lord, is exultant in the assurance of His forgiveness, and encouraged in efforts at reformation.


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