Closet [N]

as used in the New Testament, signifies properly a storehouse ( Luke 12: : 24 ), and hence a place of privacy and retirement ( Matthew 6:6 ; Luke 12:3 ).

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 Closet". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .