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See HOOK, (3); VINE.

1407. drepanon -- a sickle, a pruning hook
... a sickle, a pruning hook. Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter Transliteration: drepanon
Phonetic Spelling: (drep'-an-on) Short Definition: a sickle Definition: a sickle ...
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Strong's Hebrew
4211. mazmerah -- a pruning knife
... knives (1). pruning-hook. From zamar; a pruning-knife -- pruning-hook. see HEBREW
zamar. 4210, 4211. mazmerah. 4212 . Strong's Numbers.
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Proof against the Marcionites, that the Prophets Referred in all ...
... This person is our Lord, and in Him is that declaration borne out; since it is He
Himself who has made the plough, and introduced the pruning-hook, that is ...
/.../irenaeus/against heresies/chapter xxxiv proof against the marcionites.htm

When travelling lately through the Simplon
... earth? If at the time he caused the death, he was working in his vineyard,
the pruning-hook must be left to rust on the branch. ...
/.../the cities of refuge or the name of jesus/i when travelling lately through.htm

Of the Renewed World.
... Barter merchandise; all lands shall produce all things. The ground shall
not endure the harrow, nor the vineyard the pruning hook; ...
/.../lactantius/the divine institutes/chap xxiv of the renewed world.htm

That These Things Cannot have Been Spoken of a Mere Man: and that ...
... But if this were all, what reason could there be that the earth should need neither
seed nor plough, that the vine should require no pruning-hook, or other ...
/.../pamphilius/the life of constantine/chapter xxi that these things cannot.htm

Epistle xxix. To victor, Bishop .
... before the iniquity of simoniacal heresy shall gain strength in your parts from
the offence of one, it may be cut off from the root by the pruning-hook of your ...
/.../the epistles of saint gregory the great/epistle xxix to victor bishop.htm

Philosophy is Knowledge Given by God.
... The pruning-hook is made, certainly, principally for pruning; but with it we separate
twigs that have got intertwined, cut the thorns which grow along with the ...
/.../the stromata or miscellanies/chapter viii philosophy is knowledge given.htm

Different Degrees of Knowledge.
... For after smoothing off both suckers with a sharp pruning-hook, till the
pith is laid bare, but not wounded, they are bound together. ...
/.../the stromata or miscellanies/chapter xv different degrees of knowledge.htm

On the Question of Baptism, Then, I Think that I have Argued At...
... error was compensated by his remaining in catholic unity, and by the abundance of
his charity; and finally it was cleared away by the pruning-hook of martyrdom ...
/.../writings in connection with the donatist controversy /chapter 18 27 on.htm

A Farther Quotation from virgilius Maro Respecting Christ, with ...
... The laboring hind his oxen shall disjoin; No plough shall hurt the glebe, no
pruning-hook the vine; Nor wool shall in dissembled colors shine: ...
/.../pamphilius/the life of constantine/chapter xx a farther quotation from.htm

Letter cxviii. (AD 410. )
... But I warn you that he who fears to be subjected to the edge of the pruning-hook
by the tongues of such men is a sapless log, and is therefore not only ...
/.../augustine/the confessions and letters of st/letter cxviii a d 410.htm

Pruninghook. Pruning, Pruninghook. Pruning-hook . Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia ...
See HOOK, (3); VINE. Pruning, Pruninghook. Pruning-hook . Reference
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Pruning-hook. Pruninghook, Pruning-hook. Pruninghooks . Int. ... proon'-ing-hook.
See HOOK, (3); VINE. Pruninghook, Pruning-hook. Pruninghooks . Reference
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Pruning (6 Occurrences)

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Pruninghooks (3 Occurrences)

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Sickle (13 Occurrences)
... There was also a sickle used for warlike purposes, more correctly, however, called
a pruning-hook (Deuteronomy 16:9; Jeremiah 50:16, marg., "scythe;" Joel 3:13 ...
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Hook (10 Occurrences)
... (3) The "pruning-hook" (mazmerah), used in the culture of the vine (Isaiah 18:5),
was a sickle-shaped knife, small enough to be made from the metal of a spear ...
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