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International Standard Bible EncyclopediaWIMPLE
Strong's Hebrew4304. mitpachath -- a cloak
... vail, wimple. From taphach; a wide cloak (for a woman) -- vail, wimple. see HEBREW
taphach. 4303, 4304. mitpachath. 4305 . Strong's Numbers.
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Easton's Bible DictionaryIsaiah 3:22, (R.V., "shawls"), a wrap or veil. The same Hebrew word is rendered "vail" (R.V., "mantle") in Ruth 3:15.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (n.) A covering of silk, linen, or other material, for the neck and chin, formerly worn by women as an outdoor protection, and still retained in the dress of nuns.
2. (n.) A flag or streamer.
3. (v. t.) To clothe with a wimple; to cover, as with a veil; hence, to hoodwink.
4. (v. t.) To draw down, as a veil; to lay in folds or plaits, as a veil.
5. (v. t.) To cause to appear as if laid in folds or plaits; to cause to ripple or undulate; as, the wind wimples the surface of water.
... 2. (n.) A flag or streamer. 3. (vt) To clothe with a wimple; to cover, as with a
veil; hence, to hoodwink. ... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. WIMPLE. ...
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