Plummet
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) A piece of lead attached to a line, used in sounding the depth of water.

2. (n.) A plumb bob or a plumb line. See under Plumb.

3. (n.) Hence, any weight.

4. (n.) A piece of lead formerly used by school children to rule paper for writing.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
PLUMB-LINE; PLUMMET

plum'-lin, plum'-et, plum'-it.

See TOOLS.

Strong's Hebrew
594. anak -- to plummet
... 593, 594. anak. 595 . to plummet. Transliteration: anak Phonetic Spelling:
(an-awk') Short Definition: line. Word Origin of uncertain ...
/hebrew/594.htm - 6k

4949. mishqeleth -- a leveling instrument, a level
... level. Word Origin fem. of mishqal Definition a leveling instrument, a level
NASB Word Usage level (1), plummet (1). plummet. Or mishqoleth ...
/hebrew/4949.htm - 6k

913. bedil -- alloy, tin, dross
... plummet, tin. From badal; alloy (because removed by smelting); by analogy, tin -- +
plummet, tin. see HEBREW badal. 912, 913. bedil. 914 . Strong's Numbers
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68. eben -- a stone
... From the root of banah through the meaning to build; a stone -- + carbuncle, + mason, +
plummet, (chalk-, hail-, head-, sling-)stone(-ny), (divers) weight(-s). ...
/hebrew/68.htm - 6k

Library

The Handwriting Blotted Out
... As the plummet is held up, we see how much we are out of the perpendicular. As we
measure ourselves by that holy standard, we find how much we are lacking. ...
/.../moody/weighed and wanting/the handwriting blotted out.htm

On Refuges of Lies.
... VII. ON REFUGES OF LIES. "Judgment also will I lay to the line, and righteousness
to the plummet, and the hail shall sweep away the refuge of lies, and the ...
/.../finney/sermons on gospel themes/vii on refuges of lies.htm

Now in Vergilius and in Many of that Time the Human Heart had ...
... Now in Vergilius and in many of that time the human heart had dropped its plummet
into new depths of feeling, the human mind had made a reach for nobler ...
//christianbookshelf.org/bacheller/vergilius/chapter 23 now in vergilius.htm

The Law.
... This is the rule and line and plummet whereby every act of every man shall be measured;
and he whose righteousness is not found every way answerable to this law ...
//christianbookshelf.org/bunyan/the riches of bunyan/v the law.htm

Aspirations of the Soul after God
... I can only be silent and gaze! 'Tis all that is left to me now. Oh, glory in which
I am lost,. Too deep for the plummet of thought; On an ocean of Deity tossed, ...
/.../aspirations of the soul after.htm

The Justice of God
... God has not only authority on his side, but equity. He lays judgement to
the line, and righteousness to the plummet.' Isaiah 28:17. ...
//christianbookshelf.org/watson/a body of divinity/8 the justice of god.htm

On the Way to Thebes
... At noon the next day he stopped to sleep at another town and to buy a lamp, materials
for making fire, ropes and a plummet of bronze sufficiently heavy to ...
//christianbookshelf.org/miller/the yoke/chapter xxi on the way.htm

Isaiah's Discourse
... the porcupine shall possess it; and the owl and the raven shall dwell therein: and
he shall stretch over it the line of confusion, and the plummet of emptiness ...
/.../various/select masterpieces of biblical literature/v isaiahs discourse.htm

Isaiah's Discourse
... And I will make judgement the line, and righteousness the plummet: and the hail
shall sweep away the refuge of lies, and the waters shall overflow the hiding ...
/.../various/select masterpieces of biblical literature/iv isaiahs discourse.htm

Justice Satisfied
... he is not so, he is severely just. He layeth justice to the line, and righteousness
to the plummet.' He is the judge of all the earth, and he must do right. ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 5 1859/justice satisfied.htm

Thesaurus
Plummet (4 Occurrences)
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. PLUMB-LINE; PLUMMET. plum'-lin, plum'-et,
plum'-it. See TOOLS. Multi-Version Concordance Plummet (4 Occurrences). ...
/p/plummet.htm - 8k

Plumb (6 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) A weight attached to a line and used by builders
to indicate a vertical direction; a plummet; a plumb bob. See below. ...
/p/plumb.htm - 9k

Tools (3 Occurrences)
... in Amos 7:7, a symbol of the searching moral investigation which would be followed
by a precise and exact judgment; compare mishkoleth, "plummet," 2 Kings 21 ...
/t/tools.htm - 14k

Plumb-line (2 Occurrences)
Plumb-line. Plumbline, Plumb-line. Plummet . Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
PLUMB-LINE; PLUMMET. plum'-lin, plum'-et, plum'-it. See TOOLS. ...
/p/plumb-line.htm - 7k

Upside (7 Occurrences)
... 2 Kings 21:13 I will stretch over Jerusalem the line of Samaria, and the plummet
of the house of Ahab; and I will wipe Jerusalem as a man wipes a dish, wiping ...
/u/upside.htm - 8k

Overwhelm (18 Occurrences)
... Isaiah 28:17 And I will make justice the line, and righteousness the plummet; and
the hail shall sweep away the refuge of lies, and the waters shall overflow ...
/o/overwhelm.htm - 11k

Lead (192 Occurrences)
... lead sulphide. 2. (n.) An article made of lead or an alloy of lead. 3. (n.)
A plummet or mass of lead, used in sounding at sea. 4. (n ...
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Wipes (3 Occurrences)
... 2 Kings 21:13 I will stretch over Jerusalem the line of Samaria, and the plummet
of the house of Ahab; and I will wipe Jerusalem as a man wipes a dish, wiping ...
/w/wipes.htm - 7k

Wiping (4 Occurrences)
... 2 Kings 21:13 I will stretch over Jerusalem the line of Samaria, and the plummet
of the house of Ahab; and I will wipe Jerusalem as a man wipes a dish, wiping ...
/w/wiping.htm - 7k

Measuring (42 Occurrences)
... 2 Kings 21:13 I will stretch over Jerusalem the line of Samaria, and the plummet
of the house of Ahab; and I will wipe Jerusalem as a man wipes a dish, wiping ...
/m/measuring.htm - 22k

Concordance
Plummet (4 Occurrences)

2 Kings 21:13
I will stretch over Jerusalem the line of Samaria, and the plummet of the house of Ahab; and I will wipe Jerusalem as a man wipes a dish, wiping it and turning it upside down.
(WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)

Isaiah 28:17
Judgment also will I lay to the line, and righteousness to the plummet: and the hail shall sweep away the refuge of lies, and the waters shall overflow the hiding place.
(KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV)

Isaiah 34:11
But the pelican and the porcupine shall possess it; and the owl and the raven shall dwell therein: and he will stretch over it the line of confusion, and the plummet of emptiness.
(See JPS ASV DBY RSV)

Zechariah 4:10
For who hath despised the day of small things? for they shall rejoice, and shall see the plummet in the hand of Zerubbabel with those seven; they are the eyes of the LORD, which run to and fro through the whole earth.
(KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)

Subtopics

Plummet

Plummet: Figurative

Plummet: General Scriptures Concerning

Related Terms

Plumb (6 Occurrences)

Tools (3 Occurrences)

Plumb-line (2 Occurrences)

Upside (7 Occurrences)

Overwhelm (18 Occurrences)

Lead (192 Occurrences)

Wipes (3 Occurrences)

Wiping (4 Occurrences)

Measuring (42 Occurrences)

Pelican (5 Occurrences)

Plumbline (2 Occurrences)

Plummets (1 Occurrence)

Sound (1245 Occurrences)

Wipe (24 Occurrences)

Nest (22 Occurrences)

Hiding-place (7 Occurrences)

Fro (54 Occurrences)

Stretch (73 Occurrences)

Dish (54 Occurrences)

Despised (96 Occurrences)

Line (131 Occurrences)

Writing (194 Occurrences)

Ahab (85 Occurrences)

Samaria (123 Occurrences)

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