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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) The string of a bow.

2. (n.) A string used by the Turks for strangling offenders.

3. (v. t.) To strangle with a bowstring.

Strong's Hebrew
3499b. yether -- a cord
... Word Origin from yathar Definition a cord NASB Word Usage bowstring (1), cords
(3), string (1), tent-cord (1). 3499a, 3499b. yether. 3500 . Strong's Numbers
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Daniel: a Pattern for Pleaders
... So pray thou,but keep thy bowstring right; it will be unfit to shoot the arrow of
prayer unless this be thy bowstring, "God's glory, God's glory""this above ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 61 1915/daniel a pattern for pleaders.htm

When, Therefore, it is Said that the Tradition against Female ...
... In modern times the official has lost all the social honor and dignity of
the common hangman. He is only the bearer of the bowstring. ...
/.../chesterton/whats wrong with the world/chapter 24 when therefore it.htm

This Day are Opened, Our Mouths to Give Thanks
... they repented, nor yet by means of waters, nor was it by reason of a breach, nor
yet by reason of bows; it was not at the sound of the bowstring they feared ...
/.../ephraim/hymns and homilies of ephraim the syrian/hymn ii this day are.htm

A vision of the King.
... could not execute. For Thou wilt make them turn their back, Thou wilt make
ready Thy bowstring against their faces. Be Thou exalted ...
// lord of glory/a vision of the king.htm

A Royal Progress
... ancient singer could conceive of the triumphant King of the world, the Messiah;
a conqueror, enthroned in His chariot, and the twanging bowstring, drawn by His ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture d/a royal progress.htm

Order and Argument in Prayer
... He did not take the arrow and put it on the bowstring and shoot, and shoot, and
shoot anywhere; but after he had taken out the chosen shaft, and fitted it to ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 12 1866/order and argument in prayer.htm

Chapter xlix
... hands remained supple." Arms and hands are seen in quick movements, snatching the
arrow from the quiver, placing it in position on the bowstring, bending the ...
/...// of genesis volume 1/chapter xlix.htm

Bowstring (2 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) A string used by the Turks for strangling offenders. 3. (vt) To strangle
with a bowstring. Multi-Version Concordance Bowstring (2 Occurrences). ...
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Cord (47 Occurrences)
... a kindred inconsistency it is translated the Revised Version (British and American)
by "withes" (Judges 16:7 the Revised Version, margin "bowstring"); by "cord ...
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Draught (8 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) The act of drawing or pulling. 2. (n.) The act of moving loads by drawing,
as by beasts of burden, and the like. 3. (n.) The drawing of a bowstring. ...
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Bowstrings (4 Occurrences)

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Bow-shot (1 Occurrence)
Bow-shot. Bowshot, Bow-shot. Bowstring . Multi-Version Concordance Bow-shot
(1 Occurrence). ... (DBY JPS WBS YLT). Bowshot, Bow-shot. Bowstring . Reference ...
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Bowstring: Dictionary and Thesaurus |

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Bowstring (2 Occurrences)

Job 30:11
For he has made loose the cord of my bow, and put me to shame; he has sent down my flag to the earth before me.
(See NAS)

Psalms 21:12
For thou shalt make them turn their back, thou shalt make ready with thy bowstrings against the face of them.



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