Meat market.

Whatsoever is sold in the SHAMBLES, that eat, asking no question for conscience sake. ( 1 Corinthians 1:1 Zechariah 10:25 )

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

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


sham'-b'-lz (makellon):

A slaughter-house; then a butcher's stall, meat-market. The word is once used in the New Testament in 1 Corinthians 10:25.

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