Eight Hebrew and three Greek words are thus translated in the King James Version. Sometimes it points to a mystery (Daniel 5:12; 8:23); then again to the contents of the Law (Deuteronomy 17:11); then again to the idea of judgment (Psalms 17:2) or of a judicial sentence (2 Corinthians 1:9; Luke 23:24), or of judicial advice (Acts 15:19, the American Standard Revised Version "judgment").

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