Cord (1) [Heb. gaḇluṯ]; AV WREATHEN WORK; NEB ROPE. Literally “cords of twisting,” i.e., tightly twisted cords, made of gold and used on the breastpiece (Ex. 28:22). See also (5) and (8) below.(2) [Heb. ḥeḇel; AV also BAND, SORROW; NEB also BAND, BOND, CHAIN, LEADING-STRING, NOOSE, ROPE, TETHER.