an ornament universal in the East, especially among women; used by princes as one of the insignia of royalty, and by distinguished persons in general. The word is not used in the Authorized Version, as even in ( 2 Samuel 1:10 ) it is rendered by "the bracelet on his arm."

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Armlet,'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.