Causeway
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Easton's Bible Dictionary
A raised way, an ascent by steps, or a raised slope between Zion and the temple (1 Chronicles 26:16, 18). In 2 Chronicles 9:11 the same word is translated "terrace."
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
(n.) Alt. of Causey.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
CAUSEWAY; CAUSEY

koz'-wa, ko'-zi (more correctly): This word occurs in 1 Chronicles 26:16, 18 for the Hebrew mecillah; Septuagint pastophorion tes anabaseos. In 2 Chronicles 9:11 the word is translated "terraces" (Septuagint anabaseis). Compare BDB, under the word, where mecilloth, is an error for mic`adhoth (1 Kings 10:12). In all the above passages reference is made to a series or flight of steps leading up into the temple. The word also signifies a prepared, traveled road, as in Numbers 20:19 Judges 20:31, 45; 1 Samuel 6:12 2 Samuel 20:12; 2 Kings 18:17 (Isaiah 36:2); Isaiah 7:3; Isaiah 11:16; Isaiah 19:23; Isaiah 33:8; Isaiah 40:3; 49:11 Jeremiah 31:21.

Figurative: In Isaiah 59:7 the word (mecillah) occurs in a figurative sense, so also in Judges 5:20 Proverbs 16:17.

W. N. Stearns

Strong's Hebrew
4546. mesillah -- a highway
... steps (1). causeway, course, highway, path, terrace. From calal; a thoroughfare
(as turnpiked), literally or figuratively; specifically ...
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Library

A Difficult Crossing
... I asked the ferryman, "Can we ride the causeway?" He said, "Yes, sir, if you keep
in the middle." But this was the difficulty, as the whole causeway was ...
/.../wesley/the journal of john wesley/a difficult crossing.htm

Footnotes:
... The principal causeway is faced with oak boards on its two vertical sides.
These are kept in their place by carefully squared oak ...
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The Faithful Servant
... They saw the old man mount by the causeway of earth which the Romans had built over
the siege wall for the passage of the troops, saw him an instant outlined ...
/.../miller/the city of delight/chapter xxi the faithful servant.htm

Apparitions on Occasion of the Death of Jesus.
... Great changes took place, particularly at the south-eastern extremity, near Tarichea,
because in this part there was a long causeway made of stones, between ...
/.../chapter lvi apparitions on occasion.htm

Kedron
... "A deep bottom, called Kedron, bounds the mount of Olives, which lies against the
city eastward." "They built a foot-causeway, or a foot-bridge, upheld with ...
/.../lightfoot/from the talmud and hebraica/chapter 38 kedron.htm

Greek and Jew
... The high broad street upon which the giant causeway terminated was marked by the
solemn cenotaphs of Mariamne and Phaselis and ended against the Tower of ...
/.../miller/the city of delight/chapter viii greek and jew.htm

Imperial Caesar
... Along the splendid causeway the Passover pilgrims fared, men afoot, men on camels,
families and solitary travelers; the poor, the once rich, the humble and the ...
/.../miller/the city of delight/chapter vii imperial caesar.htm

The Schoolboy of Madaura
... This one lay along the military road which ran from Hippo to Theveste"a great Roman
causeway paved with large flags on the outskirts of towns, and carefully ...
//christianbookshelf.org/bertrand/saint augustin/v the schoolboy of madaura.htm

How a Man's Conduct Comes Home to Him
... but by some means they are, first of all, hindered, and slacken their pace; after
that they linger and loiter, and leave the crown of the causeway for the side ...
/.../spurgeon/sermons on proverbs/how a mans conduct comes.htm

Alexander.
... While Darius fled away, Alexander came south to Palestine, and laid siege to Tyre
upon the little isle, to which he began to build a causeway across the water. ...
//christianbookshelf.org/yonge/the chosen people/lesson xv alexander.htm

Thesaurus
Causeway (2 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary. (n.) Alt. of Causey. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia.
CAUSEWAY; CAUSEY. ... WN Stearns. Multi-Version Concordance Causeway (2 Occurrences ...
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Shallecheth (1 Occurrence)
... Ie, "the gate of casting out," hence supposed to be the refuse gate; one of the
gates of the house of the Lord, "by the causeway of the going up" ie, the ...
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Parbar (1 Occurrence)
... 23:11); Septuagint pharoureim): In 1 Chronicles 26:18 reference is made to the position
of the gatekeepers, "for Parbar westward, four at the causeway, and two ...
/p/parbar.htm - 8k

Causey (1 Occurrence)
... dry passage over wet or marshy ground. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia.
CAUSEWAY; CAUSEY. koz'-wa, ko'-zi (more correctly): This ...
/c/causey.htm - 8k

Westward (35 Occurrences)
... 1 Chronicles 26:16 To Shuppim and Hosah westward, by the gate of Shallecheth, at
the causeway that goes up, watch against watch. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS). ...
/w/westward.htm - 19k

Tyre (59 Occurrences)
... He had no fleet and was obliged to build a mole (causeway) from the mainland to
the island, but before he could finish it the Tyrians destroyed it and beat ...
/t/tyre.htm - 45k

West (110 Occurrences)
... 1 Chronicles 26:16 To Shuppim and Hosah westward, by the gate of Shallecheth,
at the causeway that goes up, watch against watch. ...
/w/west.htm - 42k

Precinct (1 Occurrence)
... Multi-Version Concordance Precinct (1 Occurrence). 1 Chronicles 26:18 For Parbar
westward, four at the causeway, and two at Parbar. (See JPS). ...
/p/precinct.htm - 7k

Portico (37 Occurrences)
... thereof Boaz. (See NIV). 1 Chronicles 26:18 At the portico westward, four
at the causeway, two at the portico. (DBY). 1 Chronicles ...
/p/portico.htm - 19k

Corresponded (1 Occurrence)
... Corresponded (1 Occurrence). 1 Chronicles 26:16 To Shuppim and Hosah westward, by
the gate of Shallecheth, at the causeway that goes up, watch against watch. ...
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