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Harrow [N] [S]

(Heb. harits), a tribulum or sharp threshing sledge; a frame armed on the under side with rollers or sharp spikes ( 2 Samuel 12:31 ; 1 Chronicles 20:3 ).

Heb. verb sadad , to harrow a field, break its clods ( Job 39:10 ; Isaiah 28:4 ; Hosea 10: : 11 ). Its form is unknown. It may have resembled the instrument still in use in Egypt.

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
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

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