Waistcloth
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) A cloth or wrapper worn about the waist; by extension, such a garment worn about the hips and passing between the thighs.

2. (n.) A covering of canvas or tarpaulin for the hammocks, stowed on the nettings, between the quarterdeck and the forecastle.

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Waistcloth (9 Occurrences)
... Multi-Version Concordance Waistcloth (9 Occurrences). Job 12:18 He loosens the
bond of kings. He binds their waist with a belt. (See RSV). ...
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Waistband (15 Occurrences)

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Waistcloth (9 Occurrences)

Job 12:18
He loosens the bond of kings. He binds their waist with a belt.
(See RSV)

Isaiah 5:27
There is no weariness among them, and no man is feeble-footed: they come without resting or sleeping, and the cord of their shoes is not broken.
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Jeremiah 13:1
Thus says Yahweh to me, Go, and buy yourself a linen belt, and put it on your waist, and don't put it in water.
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Jeremiah 13:2
So I bought a belt according to the word of Yahweh, and put it on my waist.
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Jeremiah 13:4
Take the belt that you have bought, which is on your waist, and arise, go to the Euphrates, and hide it there in a cleft of the rock.
(See RSV)

Jeremiah 13:6
It happened after many days, that Yahweh said to me, Arise, go to the Euphrates, and take the belt from there, which I commanded you to hide there.
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Jeremiah 13:7
Then I went to the Euphrates, and dug, and took the belt from the place where I had hid it; and behold, the belt was marred, it was profitable for nothing.
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Jeremiah 13:10
This evil people, who refuse to hear my words, who walk in the stubbornness of their heart, and are gone after other gods to serve them, and to worship them, shall even be as this belt, which is profitable for nothing.
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Jeremiah 13:11
For as the belt cleaves to the waist of a man, so have I caused to cleave to me the whole house of Israel and the whole house of Judah, says Yahweh; that they may be to me for a people, and for a name, and for a praise, and for a glory: but they would not hear.
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