Definition of Shewbread

1. Noun. Twelve loaves of bread placed on the alter in Jewish Temples and renewed periodically. See showbread. ¹



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Definition of Shewbread

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shewbread

shets
shetting
sheuch
sheuched
sheuching
sheuchs
sheugh
sheughed
sheughing
sheughs
sheva
shevas
shew
shew-bread
shew bread
shewbread (current term)
shewbreads
shewed
shewedst
shewel
shewels
shewer
shewers
shewest
sheweth
shewing
shewn
shews
shh
shi

Literary usage of Shewbread

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1. The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ by American Committee of Revision (1881)
"For there was a tabernacle prepared, the first, wherein 'were the candlestick, and the table, and !the shewbread; which is called the Holy place. ..."

2. A Commentary, Critical, Expository and Practical, on the Gospels of Matthew by John Jason Owen (1857)
"shewbread, or bread of the presence or face, so called because it was placed before the face or presence of Jehovah, as the royal table is spread in the ..."

3. The tabernacle and its priests and services described, and considered in by William Brown (1871)
"TABLE OF shewbread. Scale—1 inch to a cubit. >. ... 35) stood the table of shewbread, in size, 2 cubits long, i broad, and i£ high (Exod. xxv. ..."

4. Hours with the Bible, Or, The Scriptures in the Light of Modern Knowledge by Cunningham Geikie (1892)
"As in the Tabernacle, there was only one golden lamp in the Holy Place, behind the veil,* a table of shewbread, and the incense altar, ..."

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