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Ferry boat

(2 Samuel 19:18), some kind of boat for crossing the river which the men of Judah placed at the service of the king. Floats or rafts for this purpose were in use from remote times (Isaiah 18:2).

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (v. t.) To carry or transport over a river, strait, or other narrow water, in a boat.

2. (v. i.) To pass over water in a boat or by a ferry.

3. (n.) A place where persons or things are carried across a river, arm of the sea, etc., in a ferryboat.

4. (n.) A vessel in which passengers and goods are conveyed over narrow waters; a ferryboat; a wherry.

5. (n.) A franchise or right to maintain a vessel for carrying passengers and freight across a river, bay, etc., charging tolls.

962. Bethabara -- Bethabara.
... Bethabara. Of Hebrew origin (bayith and abarah); ferry-house; Bethabara (ie
Bethabarah), a place on the Jordan -- Bethabara. see HEBREW bayith. ...
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Strong's Hebrew
5679. abarah -- ford
... Word Origin from abar Definition ford NASB Word Usage ford (1), fords (1). ferry,
plain. From abar; a crossing-place -- ferry, plain (from the margin). ...
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Waiting for the Ferry
... Chapter 10. Retirement in Paddington; Wesley Slandered; Premonitions; A
Dream Waiting for the Ferry. Here we found everything we ...
/.../wesley/the journal of john wesley/waiting for the ferry.htm

... Divinity degree. Denney's only pastorate was at Broughty Ferry (1886-1897),
where he took his young bride, the former Mary Brown. Their ...
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Waiting for the Irish Boat
... About ten we passed, and before five came to Baldon Ferry, and found the boat ready
for us; but the boatmen desired us to stay a while, saying, the wind was ...
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Fearless of Rains and Dews
... Colonel Bull's. His not going so soon, I went to Ashley Ferry on Thursday,
intending to walk to Port Royal. But Mr. Belinger not ...
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At an Irish Funeral
... We afterward missed our way, so that it was nearly eight o'clock before
we got over the ferry, a mile short of Waterford. At the ...
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The Drunkard's Magnificat
... little hopes of crossing the sands, we determined to go round by Carmarthen; but
the hostler told us we might save several miles by going to Llansteffan's Ferry ...
/.../wesley/the journal of john wesley/the drunkards magnificat.htm

Sincere Seekers Assured Finders
... I went on as far as I could massa"came to river"couldn't swim across river"very
wide river"couldn't swim across it." "But there is a ferry-boat." "Ferry ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 61 1915/sincere seekers assured finders.htm

John's First Testimony to Jesus.
... Fifty miles above the Jericho ford, and ten miles south of the Sea of Galilee,
Lieutenant Conder found a ford named 'Abarah (meaning "ferry"), which answers to ...
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A Prospect of Revival
... he turned back, and said, "Master, I came to a river; and I could not swim across
it." "Well, but was there not a ferryboat?" "Yes, there was a ferry-boat, but ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 62 1916/a prospect of revival.htm

Prayer Takes in the Whole Man
... Some years ago, on a ferry-boat, I met a gentleman who knew him, and I told him
that when I had last seen Dr. Trumbull, a fortnight before, he had spoken of him ...
/.../bounds/the essentials of prayer/i prayer takes in the.htm

Ferry (1 Occurrence)
... Easton's Bible Dictionary Ferry boat. (2 Samuel 19:18), some ... a boat. 2.
(vi) To pass over water in a boat or by a ferry. 3. (n.) A ...
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Ferry-boat (1 Occurrence)
Ferry-boat. Ferryboat, Ferry-boat. Fertile . Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
FERRY-BOAT. fer'-i-bot (2 Samuel 19:18). See SHIPS AND BOATS. ...
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Ferryboat (1 Occurrence)
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. FERRY-BOAT. ... 2 Samuel 19:18 And there went over
a ferry-boat to bring over the king's household, and to do what he thought good. ...
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Ford (3 Occurrences)
... of Michmash), 1 Samuel 14:4; "passages" (the Revised Version, margin "fords"), Jeremiah
51:32); `abharah (2 Samuel 15:28; 2 Samuel 17:16; "ferry-boat" (the ...
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Ziba (13 Occurrences)
... Ziba with his sons and servants, as we are told in a parenthesis in 2 Samuel
19:17, 18 a (Hebrew verses 18, 19a), by means of a ferry-boat goes backward and ...
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Gera (9 Occurrences)
... (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV). 2 Samuel 19:18 A ferry boat went
to bring over the king's household, and to do what he thought good. ...
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Fro (54 Occurrences)
... NIV). 2 Samuel 19:18 And a ferry boat passed to and fro to carry over the
king's household, and to do what he thought good. And Shimei ...
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Ferrets (1 Occurrence)

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Prostrate (25 Occurrences)
... king. (See JPS NAS). 2 Samuel 19:18 A ferry boat went to bring over the
king's household, and to do what he thought good. Shimei ...
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