International Standard Bible EncyclopediaKIDNAPPING (MANSTEALING)
kid'-nap-ing The term itself occurs only in the New Testament andrapodistes ="manstealer") in 1 Timothy 1:10. The crime was directly forbidden in the Hebrew law (Exodus 21:16 Deuteronomy 24:7), and was made punishable with death.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary(n.) The act or business of stealing or kidnapping human beings, especially with a view to e/slave them.
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. KIDNAPPING (MANSTEALING). ...MANSTEALING.
man'-stel-ing. See CRIME, under "Kidnapping"; PUNISHMENT. ...
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