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Confederates
Confederacy • Confederate
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The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Confederates
Confederates The RSV and NEB rendering of Heb. ʾanšê ḇerîṯeḵā, “men of your covenant,” in Ob. 7 (AV “men that were at peace with thee”).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
CONFEDERATE; CONFEDERACY
CONFEDERATE; CONFEDERACY<kon-fed’-er-at>, <kon-fed’-er-a-si>: “Confederate” as an adjective in the sense of united or leagued is twice the translation of [בְּרִית‎, berith] “covenant,” in several instances translated “league” (Genesis 14:13, ba`al berith, “lord or master of a covenant,” “an
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Confederate, Confederacy
CONFEDERATE, kon-fedʹẽr-ā̇t, CONFEDERACY, kon-fedʹẽr-a-si: “Confederate” as an adj. in the sense of united or leagued is twice the tr of בְּרִית‎, berīth, “covenant,” in several instances trd “league” (Gen 14:13, ba‛al berīth, “lord or master of a covenant,” “an ally,” “these were c. with Abram”;