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Study Resources :: Charts and Outlines :: Words of Scripture Requiring Explanation

Words of Scripture Requiring Explanation

Text Common Version Modern Meaning
Gen 41:2 Kine Heifers
Exd 3:5 Shoes Sandals
Exd 3:22 Borrow Ask
Exd 4:24 Inn Lodging-place
Exd 5:4 Let Hinder
Exd 5:8 Tale Number
Exd 13:18 Harnessed In ranks
Exd 28:40 Bonnets Turbans
Exd 34:15 Whoring Astray
Exd 34:26 Seethe Boil
Exd 34:29 Wish Knew
Exd 35:11 Taches Clasps
Exd 37:29 Apothecary Perfumer
Exd 39:23 Habergeon Coat of Mail
Lev 2:1 Meat-offerings Wheat-offerings
Num 1:2 Polls One by one
Deu 11:30 Champaign Plain
Deu 16:1-4 Coast Districts
Jos 6:9 Rereward Rear
Jos 13:25 Children of Ammon Ammonites
Jos 20:3 Unwittingly Unintentionally
Jos 23:1 Stricken in age Advanced in years
Jdg 3:24 Covereth his feet Reposeth
Jdg 7:10 Host Camp army
Jdg 7:10 Fellow Comrade
Jdg 14:13 Shirts Sheets
Jdg 15:4 Foxes Jackals
Jdg 18:2 Children of Dan Danites
1Sa 1:15 Daughter of Belial Worthless woman
1Sa 2:5 Seven Many
1Sa 2:12 Sons of Belial Worthless men
1Sa 2:29 Kick Spurn
1Sa 3:18 Every whit Everything
1Sa 5:9 Secret Parts Inwardly
1Sa 8:12 Ear Till
1Sa 13:17 Spoilers Foragers
1Sa 13:20 Coultery Spade
1Sa 17:24 Carriage Baggage
1Sa 17:24 Sore Exceedingly, greatly
1Sa 17:39 Assayed Attempted
1Sa 22:17 Footman Guard
1Sa 26:5 Pitched Encamped
1Sa 26:11 Cruse Jug
1Sa 30:13 Agone Ago
2Sa 3:12 League Covenant
2Sa 17:10 Utterly melt Be utterly dismayed
2Sa 22:6 Prevented Surrounded
1Ki 2:8 Cursed Reviled
1Ki 3:7 Go out or come in Conduct affairs
1Ki 4:2 Princes Chief officers
1Ki 6:18 Knops Knobs
1Ki 7:16 Chapiters Capitals
1Ki 9:22 Rulers of chariots Charioteers
1Ki 10:26 Bestowed Stationed
1Ki 11:22 Howbeit Notwithstanding
1Ki 11:28 Charge Imposts
1Ki 14:3 Cracknels Cakes
1Ki 20:12, 16 Pavilions Booths
2Ki 4:43 Servitor Servant
2Ki 5:24 Tower Secret place
2Ki 24:16 Craftsmen Carpenters
1Ch 22:5 Magnifical Magnificient
2Ch 26:14 Habergeons Breastplates
Job 1:1 Perfect Sincere
Job 1:1 Eschewed Avoided
Job 3:12 Prevent Receive
Job 9:33 Daysman Umpire
Job 41:26 Habergeon Javelin
Psa 4:2 Leasing Falsehood, lying
Psa 7:10 Plate Crown
Psa 16:10 Soul in hell Body in the grave
Psa 44:19 Dragons Serpents
Psa 59:10 Prevent Come before--i.e., give timely aid
Psa 79:8 Prevent Succor
Psa 107:3 Minished Diminished
Psa 119:148 Prevent Anticipate
Ecc 4:4 Travail Labor
Isa 3:22 Wimples Shawls
Isa 3:22 Crisping-pins Purses
Isa 7:23 Silverlings Pieces of silver
Isa 30:24 Ear Till
Isa 31:3 Holpen Helped
Isa 44:9 Delectable Delightful
Jer 4:30 Rentest thy face Distend thine eyes
Jer 7:23 Fray Scare
Jer 10:22 Bruit Rumor
Eze 13:18 Sew pillows Apply cushions
Dan 3:21 Hosen Turbans
Zec 13:6 My fellows United to me
Mat 3:12 Fan Winnowing-shovel
Mat 5:46 Publicans Tax-gatherers
Mat 6:24 Mammon Riches
Mat 12:29 Garnished Set in order
Mat 13:20 Anon Immediately
Mat 17:12 Listed Chose
Mar 11:13 Haply Perhaps
Luk 2:49 Wish Know
Luk 7:1 Audience Hearing
Luk 12:58 Hale Drag
Luk 17:9 Trow Think
Act 1:2 Passion Suffering
Act 7:45 Jesus Joshua
Act 9:26 Assayed Attempted
Act 9:5 Pricks Goads
Act 10:42 Quick Living
Rom 1:13 Let Hindered
Rom 7:8 Concupiscence Evil desires
Rom 8:13 Mortify To kill
Rom 15:11 Laud Celebrate
1Cr 10:11 Ensamples Examples
1Cr 11:29 Unworthy Irreverently
1Cr 11:29 Damnation Condemnation
1Cr 13:1 Charity Love
2Cr 1:12 Conversation Behavior
2Cr 5:21 Sin Sin-offering
2Cr 8:1 Do you to wit Make known to you
1Th 4:15 Prevent Go up before
Hbr 1:1 Divers Various
Hbr 1:3 Person Substance
Hbr 2:11 Sanctifieth Expiateth
Hbr 4:8 Jesus Joshua
Jam 3:13 Good conversation Consistent conduct
Jam 3:4 Governor listeth Pilot chooseth
1Pe 2:2 Sincere Unadulterated
1Pe 3:11 Eschew Avoid
1Pe 3:11 Ensue Pursue
2Pe 3:12 Hastening unto Earnestly desiring
2Pe 3:9 Slack Slow
1Jo 2:17 Lust Desire
1Jo 2:20 Unction Anointing
1Jo 5:6, 8, 9 Witness Testimony
Rev 1:13 Candlestick Lamps
Rev 21:19 Garnished Adorned
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