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Study Resources :: Dictionaries :: Salutations

Dictionaries :: Salutations

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Below are articles from the following 2 dictionaries:
Torrey's New Topical Textbook

Salutations: Antiquity Of

Gen 18:2; 19:1

Salutations: Were Given

By brethren to each other

1Sa 17:22

By inferiors to their superiors

Gen 47:7

By superiors to inferiors

1Sa 30:21

By all passers-by

1Sa 10:3,4; Psa 129:8

On entering a house

Jdg 18:15; Mat 10:12; Luk 1:40,41,44

Salutations: Often Sent through Messengers

1Sa 25:5,14; 2Sa 8:10

Salutations: Often Sent by Letter

Rom 16:21-23; 1Cr 16:21; Col 4:18; 2Th 3:17

Salutations: Denied to Persons of Bad Character

2Jo 1:10

Salutations: Persons in Haste Excused from Giving or Receiving

2Ki 4:29; Luk 10:24

Salutations: Expressions Used As

Peace be with thee

Jdg 19:20

Peace to thee, and peace to thine house, and peace to all that thou hast

1Sa 25:6

Peace be to this house

Luk 10:5

The Lord be with you

Rth 2:4

The Lord bless thee

Rth 2:4

The blessing of the Lord be upon you, we bless you in the name of the Lord

Psa 129:8

Blessed be thou of the Lord

1Sa 15:13

God be gracious to thee

Gen 43:29

Art thou in health?

2Sa 20:9


Mat 26:49; Luk 1:28

All hail

Mat 28:9

Salutations: Often Perfidious

2Sa 20:9; Mat 26:49

Salutations: Given to Christ in Derision

Mat 27:29; 15:18

Salutations: Often Accompanied By

Falling on the neck and kissing

Gen 33:4; 45:14,15; Luk 15:20

Laying hold of the bear with the right hand

2Sa 20:9

Bowing frequently to the ground

Gen 33:3

Embracing and kissing the feet

Mat 28:9; Luk 7:38,45

Touching the hem of the garment

Mat 14:36

Falling prostrate on the ground

Est 8:3; Mat 2:11; Luk 8:41

Kissing the dust

Psa 72:9; Isa 49:23

Salutations: The Jews condemned for giving, only to their countrymen

Mat 5:47

Salutations: The Pharisees Condemned for Seeking, in Public

Mat 23:7; Mar 12:38


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