(Heb. shophar ), a loud-sounding instrument, made of the horn of a ram or a chamois (sometimes of an ox), and used by the ancient Hebrews for signals, ( Leviticus 25:9 ) and much used by the priests. ( 1 Chronicles 15:28 )
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Cornet'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary".