What is a…
also known as: fisherman
This is a person who catches fish for a living.
Some of our Lord’s disciples were fishermen.
So when Simon Peter [a fisherman in his fishing boat] heard that it was the Lord, he put his outer garment on (for he was stripped for work), and threw himself into the sea [and swam ashore]. —John 21:7 NASB
- the art of fishing
- fish hooks
- fish pools
- Sea of Galilee
- Zidon / Sidon—a fishery on the Mediterranean Sea coast
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