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Spear


1. An offensive weapon. 2Sa 23:8,18.

2. First mention of, in Scripture. Jos 8:18.

3. Parts of mentioned

a. The staff of wood. 1Sa 17:7.

b. The head of iron or brass. 1Sa 17:7; 2Sa 21:16.

4. Probably pointed at both ends. 2Sa 2:23.

5. Called the glittering spear. Job 39:23; Hab 3:11.

6. Different kinds of

a. Lances. Jer 50:42.

b. Javelins. Nu 25:7; 1Sa 18:10.

c. Darts. 2Sa 18:14; Job 41:26,29.

7. Those who used, called spearmen. Ps 68:30; Ac 23:23.

8. Frequently used by horse soldiers. Na 3:3.

9. Furbished before war. Jer 46:4.

10. Pruning-hooks made into, before war. Joe 3:10.

11. Made into pruning-hooks in peace. Isa 2:4; Mic 4:3.

12. The Israelites

a. Acquainted with the making of. 1Sa 13:19.

b. Frequently used. Ne 4:13,16.

c. Ill provided with, in the times of Deborah and Saul. Jdj 5:8; 1Sa 13:22.

13. Provided by the kings of Israel in great abundance. 2Ch 11:12; 32:5.

14. Frequently thrown from the hand. 1Sa 18:11; 19:10.

15. Often retained in the hand of the person using. Nu 25:7; 2Sa 2:23.

16. Stuck in the ground beside the bolster during sleep. 1Sa 26:7-11.

17. Illustrative of the bitterness of the wicked. Ps 57:4.