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Easton's Bible Dictionary
A mallet or heavy war-club. Applied metaphorically (Jeremiah 51:20) to Cyrus, God's instrument in destroying Babylon.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
(n.) A kind of broadax formerly used as an offensive weapon.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia



Strong's Hebrew
5462. sagar -- to shut, close
... root Definition to shut, close NASB Word Usage battle-axe (1), close (2), closed
(9), confined (1), deliver (5), delivered (6), gave over (2), given (1), given ...
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The Adventures of Saint Patrick of Ireland.
... Quickly were heard to sound the ringing strokes of the Champion's trusty falchion
against the black shield of the Giant, whose huge battle-axe dealt many a ...
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The Adventures of Saint Anthony of Italy.
... asleep, started up, and came forth to the gate with a huge oak-tree in his hand,
which he flourished about his head as if it had been a light battle-axe, in a ...
/.../kingston/the seven champions of christendom/chapter seven the adventures of.htm

I Look Upon all the Four Gospels as Thoroughly Genuine...
... Prayerless praying has no life, gives no life, is dead, breathes out death.
Not a battle-axe but a child's toy, for play not for service. ...
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The Scales of Judgment
... It was the axe of the Almighty"his battle axe, and his weapon of war. By
it he smote the loins of kings, yea, and slew mighty kings. ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 5 1859/the scales of judgment.htm

... people still remain. See the Battle-Axe, a work published by them a few years
ago, at their printing establishment, at Groton, Conn. ...
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The Adventures of Saint James of Spain.
... At last, unslinging his battle-axe, he clove the head of the monster down to the
mouth, and with a second blow cut it completely off; then placing it on the ...
/.../kingston/the seven champions of christendom/chapter six the adventures of.htm

The Memphite Empire
... the abayah. Their arms were those commonly used by the Egyptians"the bow,
lance, club, knife, battle-axe, and shield. They possessed ...
/.../chapter iithe memphite empire.htm

The Adventures of Saint David of Wales.
... Prince was shivered into a thousand fragments; but the Welsh Knight, with true
gallantry, let his fall by his side, and grasped his battle-axe, that they might ...
/.../kingston/the seven champions of christendom/chapter ten the adventures of.htm

Tales by the Way
... He put a ladder against the statue, and ascended it, amid the breathless silence
of the multitude, with a huge battle-axe in his hand. ...
/.../chapter xvi tales by the.htm

The Adventures of Saint Andrew of Scotland.
... Any advantage gained by one was foiled by the other, till at length Saint Andrew,
uttering his battle-cry, struck so mighty a blow with his battle-axe, that he ...
/.../kingston/the seven champions of christendom/chapter eight the adventures of.htm

... God's instrument in destroying Babylon. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia.
BATTLE-AXE. bat'-'-l-ax. See ARMOR, ARMS, III, 1; AX (AXE). ...
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Battle-axe (2 Occurrences)
Battle-axe. Battleaxe, Battle-axe. Battlebow . Easton's Bible Dictionary A
mallet or heavy war-club. ... Battleaxe, Battle-axe. Battlebow . Reference Bible
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Axe (19 Occurrences)
... In the Authorized Version it is rendered "tongs." It is also used in Jeremiah
10:3, and rendered "axe." The "battle-axe" (army of Medes and Persians) mentioned ...
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Battle-ax (1 Occurrence)
Battle-ax. Battle-array, Battle-ax. Battleaxe . Noah Webster's Dictionary
(n.) Alt. of Battle-axe. Multi-Version Concordance Battle-ax (1 Occurrence). ...
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Hammer (15 Occurrences)
... nomad are driven into the ground. (4.) Hebrews mappets, rendered
"battle-axe" in Jeremiah 51:20. This was properly a "mace," which ...
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Club (7 Occurrences)
... Jeremiah 51:20 You are my battleaxe and weapons of war: and with you will I break
in pieces the nations; and with you will I destroy kingdoms; (See NAS NIV). ...
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Canaanites (63 Occurrences)
... of Kanana the Canaanites appear on Egyptian monuments, wearing a coat of mail and
helmet, and distinguished by the use of spear and javelin and the battle-axe. ...
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Ax (12 Occurrences)
... feller," hence, an axe. (9) mapets (Jeremiah 51:20), literally, "a smiter,"
hence, a war club or battle-axe. The Greek word used ...
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Armour (32 Occurrences)
... The "maul" (Proverbs 25:18; cognate Hebrew word rendered "battle-axe" in Jeremiah
51:20, and "slaughter weapon" in Ezek. 9:2) was a war-hammer or martel. ...
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Bible Concordance
Battle-axe (2 Occurrences)

Psalms 35:3 Draw out also the spear, and stop the way against them that pursue me: Say unto my soul, I am thy salvation.

Jeremiah 51:20 Thou art my battle-axe and weapons of war: and with thee will I break in pieces the nations; and with thee will I destroy kingdoms;



Related Terms

Battle-axe (2 Occurrences)

Axe (19 Occurrences)

Battle-ax (1 Occurrence)


Hammer (15 Occurrences)

Club (7 Occurrences)

Canaanites (63 Occurrences)

Ax (12 Occurrences)

Armour (32 Occurrences)

Axhead (1 Occurrence)


Armor (53 Occurrences)

Shatter (26 Occurrences)

Weapon (21 Occurrences)

Arms (166 Occurrences)

Kingdoms (65 Occurrences)

Weapons (66 Occurrences)

Alexandria (4 Occurrences)

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