A swelling or heap of water.

Deep calleth unto deep at the noise of thy waterspouts: all thy waves and thy BILLOWS are gone over me. ( Psalm 42:7 )

Source: A King James Dictionary. (Used with permission. Copyright © Philip P. Kapusta)

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"Entry for 'Billow'". A King James Dictionary.


bil'-o (gal, "a great rolling wave"):

Figuratively, of trouble, "All thy waves and thy billows are gone over me" (Psalms 42:7; compare \Jon 2:3\).

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