Herald, [N]

one who makes public proclamation. The only notice of this officer in the Old Testament occurs in ( Daniel 3:4 ) The term "herald" might be substituted for "preacher" in ( 1 Timothy 2:7 ; 2 Timothy 1:11 ; 2 Peter 2:5 )

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible

Bibliography Information

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



The word occurs once (Daniel 3:4) as the translation of the Aramaic word karoz (compare kerux): "Then the herald cried aloud."

See also GAMES.

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