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Commerce


1. The barter of one commodity for another. 1Ki 5:8,11.

2. The exchange of commodities for money. 1Ki 10:28,29.

3. Called

a. Trade. Ge 34:10; Mt 25:16.

b. Traffic. Ge 42:34; Eze 17:4.

c. Buying and selling. Jas 4:13.

4. Articles of, called

a. Merchandise. Eze 26:12; Mt 22:5.

b. Wares. Jer 10:17; Eze 27:16; Jon 1:5.

5. Persons engaged in, called

a. Merchants. Ge 37:28; Pr 31:24.

b. Chapmen. 2Ch 9:14.

c. Traffickers. Isa 23:8.

d. Sellers and buyers. Isa 24:2.

6. Carried on in fairs, &c. Eze 27:12,19; Mt 11:16.

7. Inland, by caravans. Job 6:19; Isa 21:13.

8. Maritime, by ships. 2Ch 8:18; 9:21.

9. Persons of distinction engaged in. Isa 23:8.

10. Increased the wealth of nations and individuals. 2Ch 9:20-22; Pr 31:14-18; Eze 28:4,5.

11. Carried on by

a. Ishmaelites. Ge 37:25.

b. Egyptians. Ge 42:2-34.

c. Ethiopians. Isa 45:14.

d. Ninevites. Na 3:16.

e. Syrians. Eze 27:16,18.

f. People of Tarshish. Eze 27:25.

g. People of Tyre. Eze 28:5,13,16.

h. Jews. Eze 27:17.

12. Of the Jews

a. Under strict laws. Le 19:36,37; 25:14,17.

b. Commenced after their settlement in Canaan. Ge 49:13; Jdj 5:17.

c. Greatly extended by Solomon. 1Ki 9:26,27; 2Ch 9:21.

d. Checked in Jehoshaphat’s time. 1Ki 22:48,49.

13. Success in, led to pride, &c. Eze 28:2,16-18.

14. Evil practices connected with. Pr 20:14; Eze 22:13; Ho 12:7.

15. Denunciations connected with abuses of. Isa 23:11; Eze 7:12,13; 27:32-36; 28:16-18.

16. Articles of

a. Blue cloth. Eze 27:24.

b. Brass. Eze 27:13.

c. Corn. 1Ki 5:11; Eze 27:17.

d. Cattle. Eze 27:21.

e. Chests of rich apparel. Eze 27:24.

f. Chariots. 1Ki 10:29.

g. Clothes for chariots. Eze 27:20.

h. Embroidery. Eze 27:16,24.

i. Gold. 2Ch 8:18.

j. Honey. Eze 27:17.

k. Horses. 1Ki 10:29; Eze 27:14.

l. Ivory. 2Ch 9:21; Eze 27:15.

m. Iron and steel. Eze 27:12,19.

n. Land. Ge 23:13-16; Ru 4:3.

o. Lead. Eze 27:12.

p. Linen. 1Ki 10:28.

q. Oil. 1Ki 5:11; Eze 27:17.

r. Perfumes. Song 3:6.

s. Precious stones. Eze 27:16,22; 28:13,16.

t. Purple. Eze 27:16.

u. Slaves. Ge 37:28,36; De 24:7.

v. Silver. 2Ch 9:21.

w. Timber. 1Ki 5:6,8.

x. Tin. Eze 27:12.

y. White wool. Eze 27:18.

z. Wine. 2Ch 2:15; Eze 27:18.

17. Illustrative of intercourse with the apostasy. Re 18:3-19.