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Also rendered “Bright Morning Star.” A name assigned to Lucifer (Isa 14:12), the king of Babylon (14:4) and also Jesus (2 Pet 1:19). In antiquity, Day Star referred to Venus, the brightest of the morning stars.
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Day Star, Dayspring
Day Star, Dayspring. kjv translations in Job 38:12 (dawn, rsv), Luke 1:78 (day, rsv), and 2 Peter 1:19 (morning star, rsv) referring to Venus, the star that heralds the dawn, or to first light of dawn itself.In Isaiah 14:12 Day Star is a designation for the haughty king of Babylon (Lucifer, kjv) who,
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Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Dayspring, Day Star
DAYSPRING*, DAY STAR* kjv translations in Job 38:12 (“dawn,” rsv), Luke 1:78 (“day,” rsv), and 2 Peter 1:19 (“morning star,” rsv) referring to Venus, the star that heralds the dawn, or to the first light of dawn itself.In Isaiah 14:12, “Day Star” is a designation for the haughty king of Babylon (“Lucifer,”
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
DAY STAR (Gr. phosphoros, “light giving”). Signifies the planet Venus (Lat. Lucifer), that star that precedes or accompanies the rising of the sun, the morning star. In 2 Pet 1:19 (cf. Lk 1:78; Rev 2:28; 22:16) the term is applied to Christ. Isaiah compares the king of Babylon to Lucifer (q.v.), son
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Dictionary of Deities and Demons in the Bible
HELEL היללI. The astral being Hêlēl, occurs as a divine name only in Isa 14:12: “How you have fallen from heaven, Bright Morning Star (hêlēl ben-šāḥar), felled to the earth, sprawling helpless across the nations!” (NEB). However, translations of this verse vary. After the opening words, the RSV
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Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
DAY STAR NRSV translation of Hebrew term called “Lucifer” by KJV and “morning star” or “star of the morning” by other translations. The planet Venus appears as a morning “star” at dawn. Isaiah 14:12 compares the splendor of the Babylonian king to the day star (NRSV). Second Peter 1:19 describes Christ
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The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
DAY STAR [הֵילֵל helel; ἑωσφόρος heōsphoros]. This English phrase is used in the NRSV and NJB translations of helel in Isa 14:12. The KJV translates this word as “Lucifer” and uses “Day Star” in 2 Pet 1:19. In a song of joy in Isa 14, the king of Babylon is mocked for his downfall when trying to portray
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