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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) A soldier placed on guard; a sentinel.

2. (n.) Guard; watch, as by a sentinel.

2892. koustodia -- a guard
... guard, sentry. Of Latin origin; "custody", ie A Roman sentry -- watch. (koustodian) --
1 Occurrence. (koustodias) -- 2 Occurrences. 2891, 2892. ...
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5441. phulax -- a guard, keeper
... Word Origin from phulasso Definition a guard, keeper NASB Word Usage guards (3).
keeper. From phulasso; a watcher or sentry -- keeper. see GREEK phulasso. ...
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4649. skopos -- a watchman, a mark (on which to fix the eye)
... From skeptomai (to peer about ("skeptic"); perhaps akin to skapto through the idea
of concealment; compare skepasma); a watch (sentry or scout), ie (by ...
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Strong's Hebrew
6844. tsaphith -- a rug, carpet
... Word Origin from tsaphah Definition a rug, carpet NASB Word Usage cloth (1). watchtower.
From tsaphah; a sentry -- watchtower. see HEBREW tsaphah. 6843, 6844 ...
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4931. mishmereth -- a guard, watch, charge, function
... watch. Fem. Of mishmar; watch, ie The act (custody), or (concr.) The sentry,
the post; obj. Preservation, or (concr.) Safe; fig. ...
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The Faithful Servant
... Without warning, he leaped upon the nearest sentry who, not expecting the attack,
went down with a clatter of armor and a shout of astonishment. ...
/.../miller/the city of delight/chapter xxi the faithful servant.htm

The Punishment of Atsu
... At midnight there came the beat of hoofs on the dust-muffled ways of Pa-Ramesu.
A sentry knocked at the door of the commander and announced a visitor. ...
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A Call to Prayer and Testimony
... command. In the old Roman days, when a sentry was placed in his position
by his centurion, he never thought of quitting his post. ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 37 1891/a call to prayer and.htm

The Young Titus
... destination. Twice before she brought up at the sentry line before the house
of the Seleucid, she asked further of other citizens. ...
/.../miller/the city of delight/chapter ix the young titus.htm

Simeon's Swan-Song
... very familiar to us all by its use in a musical service, the Nunc Dimittis; 'Now
Thou dost send away' It is the technical word for relieving a sentry from his ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture e/simeons swan-song.htm

The Outbreak at Benares.
... Seeing a crowd of natives, almost all servants, at the gate, I went to it, and there
the sentry, a little peppery Irishman, was threatening to stab with his ...
/.../life and work in benares and kumaon 1839-1877/chapter xvii the outbreak at.htm

... Down the Yang-tsi on a cargo boat 57 18. East gate and sentry box, Bhamo,
Burmah 69 19. Farmhouse, with buffalo shed attached 70 20. ...
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Hymn at Cock-Crow
... For all the hours that still remain Until the dark his goal attain, Alert
for duty's stern command Let every soul a sentry stand. ...
/.../prudentius/the hymns of prudentius/i hymn at cock-crow.htm

The Gods of the Different Nations Varro's Gentile Class. Their ...
... For the same reason, also, they made the sacred figure of a dog, [917] which they
regard (as a sentry) in Hades, and put it under his right hand, because the ...
/...// nationes/chapter viii the gods of the.htm

Waiting and Singing
... It would describe the action of a shepherd guarding his flock; of a sentry keeping
a city; of the watchers that watch for the morning, and the like. ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture j/waiting and singing.htm

Sentry (1 Occurrence)
... 1. (n.) A soldier placed on guard; a sentinel. 2. (n.) Guard; watch, as by
a sentinel. Multi-Version Concordance Sentry (1 Occurrence). ...
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Prisoner (87 Occurrences)
... in Genesis), (2) kele' "restraint," "confinement" (12 times: in historic books,
Isaiah, Jeremiah, with "house"), (3) maTTarah, "guard," "sentry" (13 times in ...
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Prison (131 Occurrences)
... in Genesis), (2) kele' "restraint," "confinement" (12 times: in historic books,
Isaiah, Jeremiah, with "house"), (3) maTTarah, "guard," "sentry" (13 times in ...
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Watch (203 Occurrences)
... guarding by night. 2. (n.) One who watches, or those who watch; a watchman,
or a body of watchmen; a sentry; a guard. 3. (n.) The ...
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Relief (32 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) Release from a post, or from the performance of duty, by the intervention
of others, by discharge, or by relay; as, a relief of a sentry. ...
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Patrol (2 Occurrences)
... or beat. 2. (v.) t To go the rounds of, as a sentry, guard, or policeman;
as, to patrol a frontier; to patrol a beat. 3. (n.) A ...
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Box (13 Occurrences)
... 6. (n.) A small country house. 7. (n.) A boxlike shed for shelter; as, a sentry
box. 8. (n.) An axle box, journal box, journal bearing, or bushing. ...
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Challenge (6 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) The act of a sentry in halting any one who appears at his post,
and demanding the countersign. 3. (n.) A claim or demand. ...
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Senuah (1 Occurrence)

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Sentries (4 Occurrences)

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Sentry (1 Occurrence)

Jeremiah 37:13
When he was in the gate of Benjamin, a captain of the guard was there, whose name was Irijah, the son of Shelemiah, the son of Hananiah; and he laid hold on Jeremiah the prophet, saying, You are falling away to the Chaldeans.
(See RSV)



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