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Genesis 1:20 Commentary - Complete Bibliographical Reference of the Bible

And God said, Let the waters bring forth abundantly the moving creature that hath life, and fowl [that] may fly above the earth in the open firmament of heaven.


Comments

Genesis 1:20 - Albert Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Genesis 1:20 - Joseph Benson’s Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

Genesis 1:20 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

Genesis 1:20 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

Genesis 1:20 - Adam Clarke's Commentary and Critical Notes on the Bible

Genesis 1:20 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

Genesis 1:20 - College Press Bible Study Textbook Series

Genesis 1:20 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

Genesis 1:20 - Expository Notes of Dr. Constable (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:20 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:20 - Everett's Study Notes on the Holy Scriptures

Genesis 1:20 - F.B. Meyer's Through the Bible Commentary

Genesis 1:20 - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

Genesis 1:20 - Geneva Bible Notes

Genesis 1:20 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

Genesis 1:20 - Matthew Henry's Whole Bible Commentary

Genesis 1:20 - Biblical Illustrator Edited by Joseph S. Exell

Genesis 1:20 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

Genesis 1:20 - Keil & Delitzsch Commentary on the Old Testament

Genesis 1:20 - The Popular Commentary on the Bible by Kretzmann

Genesis 1:20 - Peake's Commentary on the Bible

Genesis 1:20 - Commentary Series on the Bible by Peter Pett

Genesis 1:20 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

Genesis 1:20 - The Preacher's Complete Homiletical Commentary Edited by Joseph S. Exell

Genesis 1:20 - The Complete Pulpit Commentary

Genesis 1:20 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Genesis 1:20 - You Can Understand the Bible: Study Guide Commentary Series by Bob Utley

Genesis 1:20 - Whedon's Commentary on the Old and New Testaments


And

(1): (conj.) In order to; -- used instead of the infinitival to, especially after try, come, go. (2): (conj.) It is sometimes, in old songs, a mere expletive. (3): (conj.) If; though. See An, conj. (4): (conj.) A particle which expresses the relation of connection or addition. It is used to conjoin a word with a word, a clause with a clause, or a sentence with a sentence.

God

(1): (a. & n.) Good. (2): (n.) A being conceived of as possessing supernatural power, and to be propitiated by sacrifice, worship, etc.; a divinity; a deity; an object of worship; an idol. (3): (n.) The Supreme Being; the eternal and infinite Spirit, the Creator, and the Sovereign of the universe; Jehovah. (4): (n.) Figuratively applied to one who wields great or despotic power. (5): (v. t.) To treat as a god; to idolize. (6): (n.) A person or thing deified and honored as the chief good; an object of supreme regard.

Dictionaries

God - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

God - Dictionary of the Apostolic Church

God - Theological Dictionary

God - New Catholic Dictionary

God - Catholic Encyclopedia

God - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

God - Easton's Bible Dictionary

God - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

God - Bridgeway Bible Dictionary

God - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

God - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

God - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

God - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

God - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

God - Concise Bible Dictionary

God - Nave's Topical Bible

God - People's Dictionary of the Bible

God - The Dictionary of Philosophy

God - Smith's Bible Dictionary

God - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

God - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Said

(1): (a.) Before-mentioned; already spoken of or specified; aforesaid; -- used chiefly in legal style. (2): (imp. & p. p.) of Say (3): imp. & p. p. of Say.

Let

(1): (n.) A stroke in which a ball touches the top of the net in passing over. (2): (v. t.) To retard; to hinder; to impede; to oppose. (3): (v. t.) To cause; to make; -- used with the infinitive in the active form but in the passive sense; as, let make, i. e., cause to be made; let bring, i. e., cause to be brought. (4): (n.) A retarding; hindrance; obstacle; impediment; delay; -- common in the phrase without let or hindrance, but elsewhere archaic. (5): (v. t.) To leave; to relinquish; to abandon. (6): (v. t.) To consider; to think; to esteem. (7): (v. i.) To forbear. (8): (v. i.) To be let or leased; as, the farm lets for $500 a year. See note under Let, v. t. (9): (imp. & p. p.) of Let (10): (v. t.) To permit; to allow; to suffer; -- either affirmatively, by positive act, or negatively, by neglecting to restrain or prevent. (11): (v. t.) To allow to be used or occupied for a compensation; to lease; to rent; to hire out; -- often with out; as, to let a farm; to let a house; to let out horses. (12): (v. t.) To give, grant, or assign, as a work, privilege, or contract; -- often with out; as, to let the building of a bridge; to let out the lathing and the plastering.

Dictionaries

Let - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Let - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Let - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Let - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Let - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

The

(1): (v. i.) See Thee. (2): (definite article.) A word placed before nouns to limit or individualize their meaning. (3): (adv.) By that; by how much; by so much; on that account; -- used before comparatives; as, the longer we continue in sin, the more difficult it is to reform.

Waters

Dictionaries

Waters - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Bring

(1): (v. t.) To persuade; to induce; to draw; to lead; to guide. (2): (v. t.) To produce in exchange; to sell for; to fetch; as, what does coal bring per ton? (3): (v. t.) To convey to the place where the speaker is or is to be; to bear from a more distant to a nearer place; to fetch. (4): (v. t.) To convey; to move; to carry or conduct. (5): (v. t.) To cause the accession or obtaining of; to procure; to make to come; to produce; to draw to.

Dictionaries

Bring - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Bring - Synonyms of the New Testament

Forth

(1): (adv.) Throughly; from beginning to end. (2): (prep.) Forth from; out of. (3): (adv.) Forward; onward in time, place, or order; in advance from a given point; on to end; as, from that day forth; one, two, three, and so forth. (4): (adv.) Out, as from a state of concealment, retirement, confinement, nondevelopment, or the like; out into notice or view; as, the plants in spring put forth leaves. (5): (adv.) Beyond a (certain) boundary; away; abroad; out. (6): (n.) A way; a passage or ford.

Dictionaries

Forth - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Forth - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Abundantly

(adv.) In a sufficient degree; fully; amply; plentifully; in large measure.

Moving

(1): (n.) The act of changing place or posture; esp., the act of changing one's dwelling place or place of business. (2): (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Move (3): (a.) Changing place or posture; causing motion or action; as, a moving car, or power. (4): (a.) Exciting movement of the mind; adapted to move the sympathies, passions, or affections; touching; pathetic; as, a moving appeal.

Creature

(1): (n.) A human being, in pity, contempt, or endearment; as, a poor creature; a pretty creature. (2): (n.) A general term among farmers for horses, oxen, etc. (3): (n.) Anything created; anything not self-existent; especially, any being created with life; an animal; a man. (4): (n.) A person who owes his rise and fortune to another; a servile dependent; an instrument; a tool.

Dictionaries

Creature - New Catholic Dictionary

Creature - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Creature - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Creature - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Creature - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Creature - Nave's Topical Bible

That

(1): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) As a demonstrative pronoun (pl. Those), that usually points out, or refers to, a person or thing previously mentioned, or supposed to be understood. That, as a demonstrative, may precede the noun to which it refers; as, that which he has said is true; those in the basket are good apples. (2): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) As a conjunction, that retains much of its force as a demonstrative pronoun. (3): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) To introduce a clause employed as the object of the preceding verb, or as the subject or predicate nominative of a verb. (4): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) To introduce, a reason or cause; -- equivalent to for that, in that, for the reason that, because. (5): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) To introduce a purpose; -- usually followed by may, or might, and frequently preceded by so, in order, to the end, etc. (6): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) To introduce a consequence, result, or effect; -- usually preceded by so or such, sometimes by that. (7): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) In an elliptical sentence to introduce a dependent sentence expressing a wish, or a cause of surprise, indignation, or the like. (8): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) As adverb: To such a degree; so; as, he was that frightened he could say nothing. (9): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) As a relative pronoun, that is equivalent to who or which, serving to point out, and make definite, a person or thing spoken of, or alluded to, before, and may be either singular or plural. (10): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) As an adjective, that has the same demonstrative force as the pronoun, but is followed by a noun.

Hath

(3d pers. sing. pres.) Has.

Life

(1): (n.) A history of the acts and events of a life; a biography; as, Johnson wrote the life of Milton. (2): (n.) The system of animal nature; animals in general, or considered collectively. (3): (n.) That which imparts or excites spirit or vigor; that upon which enjoyment or success depends; as, he was the life of the company, or of the enterprise. (4): (n.) An essential constituent of life, esp. the blood. (5): (n.) The potential principle, or force, by which the organs of animals and plants are started and continued in the performance of their several and cooperative functions; the vital force, whether regarded as physical or spiritual. (6): (n.) The state of being which begins with generation, birth, or germination, and ends with death; also, the time during which this state continues; that state of an animal or plant in which all or any of its organs are capable of performing all or any of their functions; -- used of all animal and vegetable organisms. (7): (n.) Figuratively: The potential or animating principle, also, the period of duration, of anything that is conceived of as resembling a natural organism in structure or functions; as, the life of a state, a machine, or a book; authority is the life of government. (8): (n.) A certain way or manner of living with respect to conditions, circumstances, character, conduct, occupation, etc.; hence, human affairs; also, lives, considered collectively, as a distinct class or type; as, low life; a good or evil life; the life of Indians, or of miners. (9): (n.) Something dear to one as one's existence; a darling; -- used as a term of endearment. (10): (n.) Enjoyment in the right use of the powers; especially, a spiritual existence; happiness in the favor of God; heavenly felicity. (11): (n.) Animation; spirit; vivacity; vigor; energy. (12): (n.) A person; a living being, usually a human being; as, many lives were sacrificed. (13): (n.) Of human beings: The union of the soul and body; also, the duration of their union; sometimes, the deathless quality or existence of the soul; as, man is a creature having an immortal life. (14): (n.) The living or actual form, person, thing, or state; as, a picture or a description from the life.

Dictionaries

Life - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Life - Theological Dictionary

Life - New Catholic Dictionary

Life - Catholic Encyclopedia

Life - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Life - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Life - Bridgeway Bible Dictionary

Life - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Life - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Life - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

Life - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Life - Concise Bible Dictionary

Life - Nave's Topical Bible

Life - A Symbolical Dictionary

Life - Synonyms of the New Testament

Fowl

(1): (n.) Any domesticated bird used as food, as a hen, turkey, duck; in a more restricted sense, the common domestic cock or hen (Gallus domesticus). (2): (v. i.) To catch or kill wild fowl, for game or food, as by shooting, or by decoys, nets, etc. (3): (n.) Any bird; esp., any large edible bird.

Dictionaries

Fowl - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Fowl - Plants Animals Of Bible

Fowl - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Fowl - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Fowl - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Fowl - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Fowl - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Fowl - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Fowl - Concise Bible Dictionary

Fowl - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Fowl - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Fowl - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types

May

(1): (v.) An auxiliary verb qualifyng the meaning of another verb, by expressing: (a) Ability, competency, or possibility; -- now oftener expressed by can. (2): (n.) A maiden. (3): (n.) The fifth month of the year, containing thirty-one days. (4): (n.) The early part or springtime of life. (5): (n.) The flowers of the hawthorn; -- so called from their time of blossoming; also, the hawthorn. (6): (n.) The merrymaking of May Day.

Dictionaries

May - New Catholic Dictionary

Fly

(1): (v. i.) To move through the air or before the wind; esp., to pass or be driven rapidly through the air by any impulse. (2): (v. i.) To float, wave, or rise in the air, as sparks or a flag. (3): (v. i.) To move or pass swiftly; to hasten away; to circulate rapidly; as, a ship flies on the deep; a top flies around; rumor flies. (4): (v. i.) To move in or pass thorugh the air with wings, as a bird. (5): (v. i.) To run from danger; to attempt to escape; to flee; as, an enemy or a coward flies. See Note under Flee. (6): (v. i.) To move suddenly, or with violence; to do an act suddenly or swiftly; -- usually with a qualifying word; as, a door flies open; a bomb flies apart. (7): (v. t.) To cause to fly or to float in the air, as a bird, a kite, a flag, etc. (8): (v. t.) To fly or flee from; to shun; to avoid. (9): (v. t.) To hunt with a hawk. (10): (v. i.) Any winged insect; esp., one with transparent wings; as, the Spanish fly; firefly; gall fly; dragon fly. (11): (v. i.) Any dipterous insect; as, the house fly; flesh fly; black fly. See Diptera, and Illust. in Append. (12): (v. i.) A hook dressed in imitation of a fly, -- used for fishing. (13): (v. i.) A familiar spirit; a witch's attendant. (14): (v. i.) A parasite. (15): (v. i.) A kind of light carriage for rapid transit, plying for hire and usually drawn by one horse. (16): (v. i.) The length of an extended flag from its staff; sometimes, the length from the "union" to the extreme end. (17): (v. i.) The part of a vane pointing the direction from which the wind blows. (18): (v. i.) That part of a compass on which the points are marked; the compass card. (19): (v. i.) Two or more vanes set on a revolving axis, to act as a fanner, or to equalize or impede the motion of machinery by the resistance of the air, as in the striking part of a clock. (20): (v. i.) A heavy wheel, or cross arms with weights at the ends on a revolving axis, to regulate or equalize the motion of machinery by means of its inertia, where the power communicated, or the resistance to be overcome, is variable, as in the steam engine or the coining press. See Fly wheel (below). (21): (v. i.) The piece hinged to the needle, which holds the engaged loop in position while the needle is penetrating another loop; a latch. (22): (v. i.) The pair of arms revolving around the bobbin, in a spinning wheel or spinning frame, to twist the yarn. (23): (v. i.) A shuttle driven through the shed by a blow or jerk. (24): (v. i.) Formerly, the person who took the printed sheets from the press. (25): (v. i.) A vibrating frame with fingers, attached to a power to a power printing press for doing the same work. (26): (v. i.) One of the upper screens of a stage in a theater. (27): (v. i.) The fore flap of a bootee; also, a lap on trousers, overcoats, etc., to conceal a row of buttons. (28): (v. i.) A batted ball that flies to a considerable distance, usually high in the air; also, the flight of a ball so struck; as, it was caught on the fly. (29): (a.) Knowing; wide awake; fully understanding another's meaning. (30): (n.) Waste cotton. (31): (v. t.) To manage (an aircraft) in flight; as, to fly an aeroplane. (32): (v. i.) The outer canvas of a tent with double top, usually drawn over the ridgepole, but so extended as to touch the roof of the tent at no other place.

Dictionaries

Fly - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Fly - Plants Animals Of Bible

Fly - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Fly - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Fly - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Fly - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Fly - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Fly - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Fly - Concise Bible Dictionary

Fly - Nave's Topical Bible

Fly - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Fly - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Fly - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types

Above

(1): (adv.) In a higher place; overhead; into or from heaven; as, the clouds above. (2): (adv.) Earlier in order; higher in the same page; hence, in a foregoing page. (3): (adv.) Higher in rank or power; as, he appealed to the court above. (4): (adv.) More than; as, above five hundred were present. (5): (prep.) In or to a higher place; higher than; on or over the upper surface; over; -- opposed to below or beneath. (6): (prep.) Surpassing in number or quantity; more than; as, above a hundred. (Passing into the adverbial sense. See Above, adv., 4.) (7): (prep.) Figuratively, higher than; superior to in any respect; surpassing; beyond; higher in measure or degree than; as, things above comprehension; above mean actions; conduct above reproach.

Dictionaries

Above - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Earth

(1): (n.) The solid materials which make up the globe, in distinction from the air or water; the dry land. (2): (n.) The softer inorganic matter composing part of the surface of the globe, in distinction from the firm rock; soil of all kinds, including gravel, clay, loam, and the like; sometimes, soil favorable to the growth of plants; the visible surface of the globe; the ground; as, loose earth; rich earth. (3): (n.) The globe or planet which we inhabit; the world, in distinction from the sun, moon, or stars. Also, this world as the dwelling place of mortals, in distinction from the dwelling place of spirits. (4): (n.) A part of this globe; a region; a country; land. (5): (n.) Worldly things, as opposed to spiritual things; the pursuits, interests, and allurements of this life. (6): (n.) The people on the globe. (7): (n.) The connection of any part an electric conductor with the ground; specif., the connection of a telegraph line with the ground through a fault or otherwise. (8): (n.) A similar oxide, having a slight alkaline reaction, as lime, magnesia, strontia, baryta. (9): (n.) A hole in the ground, where an animal hides himself; as, the earth of a fox. (10): (n.) Any earthy-looking metallic oxide, as alumina, glucina, zirconia, yttria, and thoria. (11): (v. t.) To hide, or cause to hide, in the earth; to chase into a burrow or den. (12): (v. t.) To cover with earth or mold; to inter; to bury; -- sometimes with up. (13): (v. i.) To burrow. (14): (n.) A plowing.

Dictionaries

Earth - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Earth - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Earth - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Earth - Synonyms of the Old Testament

Earth - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Earth - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Earth - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

Earth - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Earth - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Earth - Concise Bible Dictionary

Earth - Nave's Topical Bible

Earth - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Earth - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Earth - A Symbolical Dictionary

Earth - Thompson Chain-Reference Bible

Earth - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Earth - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Earth - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types

In

(1): (prep.) With reference to circumstances or conditions; as, he is in difficulties; she stood in a blaze of light. (2): (prep.) With reference to a limit of time; as, in an hour; it happened in the last century; in all my life. (3): (adv.) Not out; within; inside. In, the preposition, becomes an adverb by omission of its object, leaving it as the representative of an adverbial phrase, the context indicating what the omitted object is; as, he takes in the situation (i. e., he comprehends it in his mind); the Republicans were in (i. e., in office); in at one ear and out at the other (i. e., in or into the head); his side was in (i. e., in the turn at the bat); he came in (i. e., into the house). (4): (prep.) The specific signification of in is situation or place with respect to surrounding, environment, encompassment, etc. It is used with verbs signifying being, resting, or moving within limits, or within circumstances or conditions of any kind conceived of as limiting, confining, or investing, either wholly or in part. In its different applications, it approaches some of the meanings of, and sometimes is interchangeable with, within, into, on, at, of, and among. (5): (prep.) With reference to space or place; as, he lives in Boston; he traveled in Italy; castles in the air. (6): (n.) One who is in office; -- the opposite of out. (7): (prep.) With reference to a whole which includes or comprises the part spoken of; as, the first in his family; the first regiment in the army. (8): (prep.) With reference to physical surrounding, personal states, etc., abstractly denoted; as, I am in doubt; the room is in darkness; to live in fear. (9): (prep.) With reference to character, reach, scope, or influence considered as establishing a limitation; as, to be in one's favor. (10): (prep.) With reference to movement or tendency toward a certain limit or environment; -- sometimes equivalent to into; as, to put seed in the ground; to fall in love; to end in death; to put our trust in God. (11): (v. t.) To inclose; to take in; to harvest. (12): (adv.) With privilege or possession; -- used to denote a holding, possession, or seisin; as, in by descent; in by purchase; in of the seisin of her husband. (13): (n.) A reentrant angle; a nook or corner.

Dictionaries

In - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

In - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

In - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Open

(1): (a.) Without reserve or false pretense; sincere; characterized by sincerity; unfeigned; frank; also, generous; liberal; bounteous; -- applied to personal appearance, or character, and to the expression of thought and feeling, etc. (2): (a.) Not of a quality to prevent communication, as by closing water ways, blocking roads, etc.; hence, not frosty or inclement; mild; -- used of the weather or the climate; as, an open season; an open winter. (3): (a.) Not settled or adjusted; not decided or determined; not closed or withdrawn from consideration; as, an open account; an open question; to keep an offer or opportunity open. (4): (a.) Free or cleared of obstruction to progress or to view; accessible; as, an open tract; the open sea. (5): (v. t.) To spread; to expand; as, to open the hand. (6): (a.) Free; disengaged; unappropriated; as, to keep a day open for any purpose; to be open for an engagement. (7): (v. t.) To make or set open; to render free of access; to unclose; to unbar; to unlock; to remove any fastening or covering from; as, to open a door; to open a box; to open a room; to open a letter. (8): (v. t.) To make known; to discover; also, to render available or accessible for settlements, trade, etc. (9): (v. t.) To disclose; to reveal; to interpret; to explain. (10): (a.) Free of access; not shut up; not closed; affording unobstructed ingress or egress; not impeding or preventing passage; not locked up or covered over; -- applied to passageways; as, an open door, window, road, etc.; also, to inclosed structures or objects; as, open houses, boxes, baskets, bottles, etc.; also, to means of communication or approach by water or land; as, an open harbor or roadstead. (11): (a.) Uttered, as a consonant, with the oral passage simply narrowed without closure, as in uttering s. (12): (v. t.) To enter upon; to begin; as, to open a discussion; to open fire upon an enemy; to open trade, or correspondence; to open a case in court, or a meeting. (13): (v. i.) To bark on scent or view of the game. (14): (v. i.) To begin; to commence; as, the stock opened at par; the battery opened upon the enemy. (15): (a.) Not concealed or secret; not hidden or disguised; exposed to view or to knowledge; revealed; apparent; as, open schemes or plans; open shame or guilt. (16): (v. i.) To expand; to spread out; to be disclosed; as, the harbor opened to our view. (17): (v. i.) To unclose; to form a hole, breach, or gap; to be unclosed; to be parted. (18): (v. t.) To loosen or make less compact; as, to open matted cotton by separating the fibers. (19): (a.) Produced by an open string; as, an open tone. (20): (a.) Not closed or stopped with the finger; -- said of the string of an instrument, as of a violin, when it is allowed to vibrate throughout its whole length. (21): (a.) Not drawn together, closed, or contracted; extended; expanded; as, an open hand; open arms; an open flower; an open prospect. (22): (a.) Free to be used, enjoyed, visited, or the like; not private; public; unrestricted in use; as, an open library, museum, court, or other assembly; liable to the approach, trespass, or attack of any one; unprotected; exposed. (23): (a.) Uttered with a relatively wide opening of the articulating organs; -- said of vowels; as, the an far is open as compared with the a in say. (24): (n.) Open or unobstructed space; clear land, without trees or obstructions; open ocean; open water.

Dictionaries

Open - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Open - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types

Firmament

(1): (v. & a.) The region of the air; the sky or heavens. (2): (v. & a.) Fixed foundation; established basis. (3): (v. & a.) The orb of the fixed stars; the most rmote of the celestial spheres.

Dictionaries

Firmament - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Firmament - New Catholic Dictionary

Firmament - Catholic Encyclopedia

Firmament - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Firmament - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Firmament - Synonyms of the Old Testament

Firmament - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Firmament - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Firmament - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Firmament - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Firmament - Concise Bible Dictionary

Firmament - Nave's Topical Bible

Firmament - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Firmament - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Firmament - Thompson Chain-Reference Bible

Firmament - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Of

(1): (prep.) Denoting reference to a thing; about; concerning; relating to; as, to boast of one's achievements. (2): (prep.) Denoting the agent, or person by whom, or thing by which, anything is, or is done; by. (3): (prep.) Denoting part of an aggregate or whole; belonging to a number or quantity mentioned; out of; from amongst; as, of this little he had some to spare; some of the mines were unproductive; most of the company. (4): (prep.) Denoting that by which a person or thing is actuated or impelled; also, the source of a purpose or action; as, they went of their own will; no body can move of itself; he did it of necessity. (5): (prep.) Denoting nearness or distance, either in space or time; from; as, within a league of the town; within an hour of the appointed time. (6): (prep.) Denoting identity or equivalence; -- used with a name or appellation, and equivalent to the relation of apposition; as, the continent of America; the city of Rome; the Island of Cuba. (7): (prep.) Denoting relation to place or time; belonging to, or connected with; as, men of Athens; the people of the Middle Ages; in the days of Herod. (8): (prep.) In a general sense, from, or out from; proceeding from; belonging to; relating to; concerning; -- used in a variety of applications; as: (9): (prep.) Denoting passage from one state to another; from. (10): (prep.) Denoting possession or ownership, or the relation of subject to attribute; as, the apartment of the consul: the power of the king; a man of courage; the gate of heaven. (11): (prep.) During; in the course of. (12): (prep.) Denoting that from which anything proceeds; indicating origin, source, descent, and the like; as, he is of a race of kings; he is of noble blood. (13): (prep.) Denoting the material of which anything is composed, or that which it contains; as, a throne of gold; a sword of steel; a wreath of mist; a cup of water.

Dictionaries

Of - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Of - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Of - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Heaven

(1): (n.) The sovereign of heaven; God; also, the assembly of the blessed, collectively; -- used variously in this sense, as in No. 2. (2): (v. t.) To place in happiness or bliss, as if in heaven; to beatify. (3): (n.) The dwelling place of the Deity; the abode of bliss; the place or state of the blessed after death. (4): (n.) The expanse of space surrounding the earth; esp., that which seems to be over the earth like a great arch or dome; the firmament; the sky; the place where the sun, moon, and stars appear; -- often used in the plural in this sense. (5): (n.) Any place of supreme happiness or great comfort; perfect felicity; bliss; a sublime or exalted condition; as, a heaven of delight.

Dictionaries

Heaven - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Heaven - Dictionary of the Apostolic Church

Heaven - Theological Dictionary

Heaven - New Catholic Dictionary

Heaven - Catholic Encyclopedia

Heaven - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Heaven - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Heaven - Synonyms of the Old Testament

Heaven - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Heaven - Bridgeway Bible Dictionary

Heaven - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Heaven - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Heaven - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

Heaven - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Heaven - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Heaven - Concise Bible Dictionary

Heaven - Nave's Topical Bible

Heaven - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Heaven - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Heaven - A Symbolical Dictionary

Heaven - Thompson Chain-Reference Bible

Heaven - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Heaven - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types

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